KVM: x86: nVMX: fix x2APIC VTPR read intercept [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: x86: nVMX: fix x2APIC VTPR read intercept" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Marc Orr <marcorr [at] google.com> on Mon Apr 1 23:56:00 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7af79a3 (patch) which is from upstream commit c73f4c9. The […]

KVM: x86: nVMX: close leak of L0’s x2APIC MSRs (CVE-2019-3887) [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: x86: nVMX: close leak of L0’s x2APIC MSRs (CVE-2019-3887)" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Marc Orr <marcorr [at] google.com> on Mon Apr 1 23:55:59 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b564364 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

dm integrity: fix deadlock with overlapping I/O [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "dm integrity: fix deadlock with overlapping I/O" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Mikulas Patocka <mpatocka [at] redhat.com> on Fri Apr 5 15:26:39 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 63bec92 (patch) which is from upstream commit 4ed319c. The same […]

dm: disable DISCARD if the underlying storage no longer supports it [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "dm: disable DISCARD if the underlying storage no longer supports it" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Wed Apr 3 12:23:11 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is de022a3 (patch) which is from upstream […]

dm table: propagate BDI_CAP_STABLE_WRITES to fix sporadic checksum errors [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "dm table: propagate BDI_CAP_STABLE_WRITES to fix sporadic checksum errors" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Ilya Dryomov <idryomov [at] gmail.com> on Tue Mar 26 20:20:58 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ca76710 (patch) which is from upstream commit eb40c0a. […]

dm: revert 8f50e358153d ("dm: limit the max bio size as BIO_MAX_PAGES * PAGE_SIZE") [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "dm: revert 8f50e358153d (“dm: limit the max bio size as BIO_MAX_PAGES * PAGE_SIZE”)" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Mikulas Patocka <mpatocka [at] redhat.com> on Thu Mar 21 16:46:12 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 50b2e5c (patch) which is […]

dm integrity: change memcmp to strncmp in dm_integrity_ctr [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "dm integrity: change memcmp to strncmp in dm_integrity_ctr" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Mikulas Patocka <mpatocka [at] redhat.com> on Wed Mar 13 07:56:02 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 556b7d9 (patch) which is from upstream commit 0d74e6a. The […]

powerpc/64s/radix: Fix radix segment exception handling [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "powerpc/64s/radix: Fix radix segment exception handling" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Nicholas Piggin <npiggin [at] gmail.com> on Fri Mar 29 17:42:57 2019 +1000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 78dbc24 (patch) which is from upstream commit 7100e87. The same Linux […]

xprtrdma: Fix helper that drains the transport [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "xprtrdma: Fix helper that drains the transport" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Chuck Lever <chuck.lever [at] oracle.com> on Tue Apr 9 17:04:09 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4955854 (patch) which is from upstream commit e1ede31. The same […]

PCI: pciehp: Ignore Link State Changes after powering off a slot [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "PCI: pciehp: Ignore Link State Changes after powering off a slot" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Sergey Miroshnichenko <s.miroshnichenko [at] yadro.com> on Tue Mar 12 15:05:48 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8af9113 (patch) which is from upstream […]

PCI: Add function 1 DMA alias quirk for Marvell 9170 SATA controller [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "PCI: Add function 1 DMA alias quirk for Marvell 9170 SATA controller" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Andre Przywara <andre.przywara [at] arm.com> on Fri Apr 5 16:20:47 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9b63917 (patch) which is from […]

x86/perf/amd: Remove need to check "running" bit in NMI handler [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "x86/perf/amd: Remove need to check “running” bit in NMI handler" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Lendacky, Thomas <Thomas.Lendacky [at] amd.com> on Tue Apr 2 15:21:18 2019 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 025768c (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

x86/perf/amd: Resolve NMI latency issues for active PMCs [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "x86/perf/amd: Resolve NMI latency issues for active PMCs" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Lendacky, Thomas <Thomas.Lendacky [at] amd.com> on Tue Apr 2 15:21:16 2019 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ecb09f7 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6d3edaa. The […]

x86/perf/amd: Resolve race condition when disabling PMC [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "x86/perf/amd: Resolve race condition when disabling PMC" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Lendacky, Thomas <Thomas.Lendacky [at] amd.com> on Tue Apr 2 15:21:14 2019 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c583b4d (patch) which is from upstream commit 914123f. The same […]

x86/asm: Use stricter assembly constraints in bitops [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "x86/asm: Use stricter assembly constraints in bitops" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Alexander Potapenko <glider [at] google.com> on Tue Apr 2 13:28:13 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8b866ff (patch) which is from upstream commit 5b77e95. The same […]

x86/asm: Remove dead __GNUC__ conditionals [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "x86/asm: Remove dead __GNUC__ conditionals" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Rasmus Villemoes <linux [at] rasmusvillemoes.dk> on Fri Jan 11 09:49:30 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3783a3b (patch) which is from upstream commit 88ca66d. The same Linux upstream […]

csky: Fix syscall_get_arguments() and syscall_set_arguments() [Linux 5.0.8]

This Linux kernel change "csky: Fix syscall_get_arguments() and syscall_set_arguments()" is included in the Linux 5.0.8 release. This change is authored by Dmitry V. Levin <ldv [at] altlinux.org> on Fri Mar 29 20:12:30 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5866b5f (patch) which is from upstream commit ed3bb00. The same Linux […]