net: stmmac: Set dma ring length before enabling the DMA [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "net: stmmac: Set dma ring length before enabling the DMA" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Lars Persson <lars.persson [at] axis.com> on Mon Apr 15 09:50:34 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b142075 (patch). net: stmmac: Set dma ring […]

tpm/tpm_crb: Avoid unaligned reads in crb_recv() [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "tpm/tpm_crb: Avoid unaligned reads in crb_recv()" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Jarkko Sakkinen <jarkko.sakkinen [at] linux.intel.com> on Wed Apr 17 17:59:15 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b617840 (patch) which is from upstream commit 3d7a850. The same Linux […]

include/linux/swap.h: use offsetof() instead of custom __swapoffset macro [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "include/linux/swap.h: use offsetof() instead of custom __swapoffset macro" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Pi-Hsun Shih <pihsun [at] chromium.org> on Wed Mar 13 11:44:33 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 477a448 (patch) which is from upstream commit a4046c0. The […]

appletalk: Fix use-after-free in atalk_proc_exit [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "appletalk: Fix use-after-free in atalk_proc_exit" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by YueHaibing <yuehaibing [at] huawei.com> on Fri Mar 1 10:57:57 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 057a0da (patch) which is from upstream commit 6377f78. The same Linux upstream change […]

ARM: 8839/1: kprobe: make patch_lock a raw_spinlock_t [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "ARM: 8839/1: kprobe: make patch_lock a raw_spinlock_t" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Yang Shi <yang.shi [at] linaro.org> on Wed Feb 13 17:14:23 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a059483 (patch) which is from upstream commit 143c2a8. The same […]

lkdtm: Add tests for NULL pointer dereference [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "lkdtm: Add tests for NULL pointer dereference" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Christophe Leroy <christophe.leroy [at] c-s.fr> on Fri Dec 14 15:26:20 2018 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 14c328b (patch) which is from upstream commit 59a1220. The same […]

soc/tegra: pmc: Drop locking from tegra_powergate_is_powered() [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "soc/tegra: pmc: Drop locking from tegra_powergate_is_powered()" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Dmitry Osipenko <digetx [at] gmail.com> on Sun Oct 21 21:36:14 2018 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 52796ff (patch) which is from upstream commit b6e1fd1. The same Linux […]

iommu/dmar: Fix buffer overflow during PCI bus notification [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "iommu/dmar: Fix buffer overflow during PCI bus notification" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Julia Cartwright <julia [at] ni.com> on Wed Feb 20 16:46:31 2019 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0afa6d8 (patch) which is from upstream commit cffaaf0. The […]

crypto: sha512/arm – fix crash bug in Thumb2 build [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "crypto: sha512/arm – fix crash bug in Thumb2 build" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheuvel [at] linaro.org> on Sat Feb 16 14:51:26 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3e841d1 (patch) which is from upstream commit c643165. […]

crypto: sha256/arm – fix crash bug in Thumb2 build [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "crypto: sha256/arm – fix crash bug in Thumb2 build" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheuvel [at] linaro.org> on Sat Feb 16 14:51:25 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is aef5597 (patch) which is from upstream commit 69216a5. […]

kernel: hung_task.c: disable on suspend [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "kernel: hung_task.c: disable on suspend" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Vitaly Kuznetsov <vkuznets [at] redhat.com> on Wed Oct 17 13:23:55 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e538759 (patch) which is from upstream commit a1c6ca3. The same Linux upstream […]

cifs: fallback to older infolevels on findfirst queryinfo retry [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "cifs: fallback to older infolevels on findfirst queryinfo retry" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Steve French <stfrench [at] microsoft.com> on Fri Oct 19 01:58:22 2018 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1cc5afa (patch) which is from upstream commit 3b7960c. […]

ACPI / SBS: Fix GPE storm on recent MacBookPro’s [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "ACPI / SBS: Fix GPE storm on recent MacBookPro’s" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Ronald Tschalär <ronald [at] innovation.ch> on Sun Sep 30 19:52:51 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3fbf4c0 (patch) which is from upstream commit ca1721c. […]

ARM: samsung: Limit SAMSUNG_PM_CHECK config option to non-Exynos platforms [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "ARM: samsung: Limit SAMSUNG_PM_CHECK config option to non-Exynos platforms" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <b.zolnierkie [at] samsung.com> on Fri Sep 28 15:32:46 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5a57645 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6862fdf. […]

HID: i2c-hid: override HID descriptors for certain devices [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "HID: i2c-hid: override HID descriptors for certain devices" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Julian Sax <jsbc [at] gmx.de> on Wed Sep 19 11:46:23 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f0c9eab (patch) which is from upstream commit 9ee3e06. The […]

serial: uartps: console_setup() can’t be placed to init section [Linux 4.9.170]

This Linux kernel change "serial: uartps: console_setup() can’t be placed to init section" is included in the Linux 4.9.170 release. This change is authored by Michal Simek <michal.simek [at] xilinx.com> on Mon Sep 3 15:10:49 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c443251 (patch) which is from upstream commit 4bb1ce2. […]