Abort file_remove_privs() for non-reg. files [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "Abort file_remove_privs() for non-reg. files" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Alexander Lochmann <alexander.lochmann [at] tu-dortmund.de> on Fri Dec 14 11:55:52 2018 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 77beb27 (patch) which is from upstream commit f69e749. The same Linux upstream […]

scsi: libsas: delete sas port if expander discover failed [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "scsi: libsas: delete sas port if expander discover failed" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Jason Yan <yanaijie [at] huawei.com> on Tue May 14 10:42:39 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1d28cf1 (patch) which is from upstream commit 3b05417. […]

scsi: smartpqi: properly set both the DMA mask and the coherent DMA mask [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "scsi: smartpqi: properly set both the DMA mask and the coherent DMA mask" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Lianbo Jiang <lijiang [at] redhat.com> on Mon May 27 08:59:34 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2047139 (patch) which is […]

scsi: libcxgbi: add a check for NULL pointer in cxgbi_check_route() [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "scsi: libcxgbi: add a check for NULL pointer in cxgbi_check_route()" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Varun Prakash <varun [at] chelsio.com> on Wed May 22 20:10:55 2019 +0530. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1a0c974 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

net: sh_eth: fix mdio access in sh_eth_close() for R-Car Gen2 and RZ/A1 SoCs [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "net: sh_eth: fix mdio access in sh_eth_close() for R-Car Gen2 and RZ/A1 SoCs" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Yoshihiro Shimoda <yoshihiro.shimoda.uh [at] renesas.com> on Tue May 28 13:10:46 2019 +0900. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9b25b0c (patch) which is […]

KVM: PPC: Book3S HV: Don’t take kvm->lock around kvm_for_each_vcpu [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: PPC: Book3S HV: Don’t take kvm->lock around kvm_for_each_vcpu" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Paul Mackerras <paulus [at] ozlabs.org> on Thu May 23 16:36:32 2019 +1000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5590c49 (patch) which is from upstream commit 5a3f493. […]

KVM: PPC: Book3S: Use new mutex to synchronize access to rtas token list [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: PPC: Book3S: Use new mutex to synchronize access to rtas token list" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Paul Mackerras <paulus [at] ozlabs.org> on Wed May 29 11:54:00 2019 +1000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fffbde1 (patch) which is […]

ia64: fix build errors by exporting paddr_to_nid() [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "ia64: fix build errors by exporting paddr_to_nid()" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Randy Dunlap <rdunlap [at] infradead.org> on Tue May 28 09:14:30 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 83a91e4 (patch) which is from upstream commit 9a626c4. The same […]

perf record: Fix s390 missing module symbol and warning for non-root users [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "perf record: Fix s390 missing module symbol and warning for non-root users" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Thomas Richter <tmricht [at] linux.ibm.com> on Wed May 22 16:46:01 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 38df677 (patch) which is from […]

perf data: Fix ‘strncat may truncate’ build failure with recent gcc [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "perf data: Fix ‘strncat may truncate’ build failure with recent gcc" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Shawn Landden <shawn [at] git.icu> on Sat May 18 15:32:38 2019 -0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5f64ee9 (patch) which is from upstream […]

configfs: Fix use-after-free when accessing sd->s_dentry [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "configfs: Fix use-after-free when accessing sd->s_dentry" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Sahitya Tummala <stummala [at] codeaurora.org> on Thu Jan 3 16:48:15 2019 +0530. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 79cb505 (patch) which is from upstream commit f6122ed. The same Linux […]

i2c: dev: fix potential memory leak in i2cdev_ioctl_rdwr [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "i2c: dev: fix potential memory leak in i2cdev_ioctl_rdwr" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Yingjoe Chen <yingjoe.chen [at] mediatek.com> on Tue May 7 22:20:32 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8557793 (patch) which is from upstream commit a0692f0. The […]

net: tulip: de4x5: Drop redundant MODULE_DEVICE_TABLE() [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "net: tulip: de4x5: Drop redundant MODULE_DEVICE_TABLE()" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Kees Cook <keescook [at] chromium.org> on Fri May 24 13:20:19 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8dbd598 (patch) which is from upstream commit 3e66b7c. The same Linux […]

perf/ring_buffer: Add ordering to rb->nest increment [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "perf/ring_buffer: Add ordering to rb->nest increment" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Peter Zijlstra <peterz [at] infradead.org> on Fri May 17 13:52:32 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is abfdce3 (patch) which is from upstream commit 3f9fbe9. The same Linux […]

perf/ring_buffer: Fix exposing a temporarily decreased data_head [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "perf/ring_buffer: Fix exposing a temporarily decreased data_head" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Yabin Cui <yabinc [at] google.com> on Fri May 17 13:52:31 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a446eb5 (patch) which is from upstream commit 1b038c6. The same […]

x86/CPU/AMD: Don’t force the CPB cap when running under a hypervisor [Linux 4.9.183]

This Linux kernel change "x86/CPU/AMD: Don’t force the CPB cap when running under a hypervisor" is included in the Linux 4.9.183 release. This change is authored by Frank van der Linden <fllinden [at] amazon.com> on Wed May 22 22:17:45 2019 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b28e794 (patch) which is […]