ath9k: dynack: check da->enabled first in sampling routines [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "ath9k: dynack: check da->enabled first in sampling routines" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Lorenzo Bianconi <lorenzo.bianconi [at] redhat.com> on Fri Nov 2 21:49:57 2018 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f871402 (patch) which is from upstream commit 9d3d65a. The […]

ath9k: dynack: make ewma estimation faster [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "ath9k: dynack: make ewma estimation faster" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Lorenzo Bianconi <lorenzo.bianconi [at] redhat.com> on Fri Nov 2 21:49:58 2018 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e7b2ead (patch) which is from upstream commit 0c60c49. The same Linux […]

perf/x86/intel: Delay memory deallocation until x86_pmu_dead_cpu() [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "perf/x86/intel: Delay memory deallocation until x86_pmu_dead_cpu()" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Peter Zijlstra <peterz [at] infradead.org> on Wed Dec 19 17:53:50 2018 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is bd10eb8 (patch) which is from upstream commit 602cae0. The same Linux […]

IB/hfi1: Add limit test for RC/UC send via loopback [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "IB/hfi1: Add limit test for RC/UC send via loopback" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Mike Marciniszyn <mike.marciniszyn [at] intel.com> on Thu Jan 17 12:42:16 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2a46975 (patch) which is from upstream commit 09ce351. […]

oom, oom_reaper: do not enqueue same task twice [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "oom, oom_reaper: do not enqueue same task twice" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Tetsuo Handa <penguin-kernel [at] I-love.SAKURA.ne.jp> on Fri Feb 1 14:20:31 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7f38299 (patch) which is from upstream commit 9bcdeb5. The […]

serial: fix race between flush_to_ldisc and tty_open [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "serial: fix race between flush_to_ldisc and tty_open" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh [at] linuxfoundation.org> on Thu Jan 31 17:43:16 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d13ed61 (patch) which is from upstream commit fedb576. The same […]

perf tests evsel-tp-sched: Fix bitwise operator [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "perf tests evsel-tp-sched: Fix bitwise operator" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Gustavo A. R. Silva <gustavo [at] embeddedor.com> on Tue Jan 22 17:34:39 2019 -0600. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7231ec1 (patch) which is from upstream commit 489338a. The […]

perf/core: Don’t WARN() for impossible ring-buffer sizes [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "perf/core: Don’t WARN() for impossible ring-buffer sizes" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Mark Rutland <mark.rutland [at] arm.com> on Thu Jan 10 14:27:45 2019 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9269ba3 (patch) which is from upstream commit 9dff0aa. The same […]

x86/MCE: Initialize mce.bank in the case of a fatal error in mce_no_way_out() [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "x86/MCE: Initialize mce.bank in the case of a fatal error in mce_no_way_out()" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Tony Luck <tony.luck [at] intel.com> on Thu Jan 31 16:33:41 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c2e3f4e (patch) which is from […]

perf/x86/intel/uncore: Add Node ID mask [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "perf/x86/intel/uncore: Add Node ID mask" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Kan Liang <kan.liang [at] linux.intel.com> on Sun Jan 27 06:53:14 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 296c2f0 (patch) which is from upstream commit 9e63a78. The same Linux upstream […]

KVM: nVMX: unconditionally cancel preemption timer in free_nested (CVE-2019-7221) [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: nVMX: unconditionally cancel preemption timer in free_nested (CVE-2019-7221)" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Peter Shier <pshier [at] google.com> on Thu Oct 11 11:46:46 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a2c34d2 (patch) which is from upstream commit ecec768. […]

kvm: fix kvm_ioctl_create_device() reference counting (CVE-2019-6974) [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "kvm: fix kvm_ioctl_create_device() reference counting (CVE-2019-6974)" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Sat Jan 26 01:54:33 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0c42df1 (patch) which is from upstream commit cfa3938. The same Linux […]

KVM: x86: work around leak of uninitialized stack contents (CVE-2019-7222) [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: x86: work around leak of uninitialized stack contents (CVE-2019-7222)" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini [at] redhat.com> on Tue Jan 29 18:41:16 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f5c61e4 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

scsi: aic94xx: fix module loading [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "scsi: aic94xx: fix module loading" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by James Bottomley <James.Bottomley [at] HansenPartnership.com> on Wed Jan 30 16:42:12 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d263585 (patch) which is from upstream commit 42caa0e. The same Linux upstream […]

usb: gadget: musb: fix short isoc packets with inventra dma [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "usb: gadget: musb: fix short isoc packets with inventra dma" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Paul Elder <paul.elder [at] ideasonboard.com> on Wed Jan 30 08:13:21 2019 -0600. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 27d8c60 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

usb: gadget: udc: net2272: Fix bitwise and boolean operations [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "usb: gadget: udc: net2272: Fix bitwise and boolean operations" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Gustavo A. R. Silva <gustavo [at] embeddedor.com> on Tue Jan 22 15:28:08 2019 -0600. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c74a4d3 (patch) which is from upstream […]