block, bfq: handle NULL return value by bfq_init_rq() [Linux 4.19.69]

This Linux kernel change "block, bfq: handle NULL return value by bfq_init_rq()" is included in the Linux 4.19.69 release. This change is authored by Paolo Valente <paolo.valente [at] linaro.org> on Wed Aug 7 19:21:11 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7aa8dfa (patch) which is from upstream commit fd03177. The […]

block: do not leak memory in bio_copy_user_iov() [Linux 3.16.72]

This Linux kernel change "block: do not leak memory in bio_copy_user_iov()" is included in the Linux 3.16.72 release. This change is authored by Jérôme Glisse <jglisse [at] redhat.com> on Wed Apr 10 16:27:51 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 06b4ee3 (patch) which is from upstream commit a3761c3. The same […]

block: blk_init_allocated_queue() set q->fq as NULL in the fail case [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "block: blk_init_allocated_queue() set q->fq as NULL in the fail case" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by xiao jin <jin.xiao [at] intel.com> on Mon Jul 30 14:11:12 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c191991 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

block: blk_init_allocated_queue() set q->fq as NULL in the fail case [Linux 4.4.189]

This Linux kernel change "block: blk_init_allocated_queue() set q->fq as NULL in the fail case" is included in the Linux 4.4.189 release. This change is authored by xiao jin <jin.xiao [at] intel.com> on Mon Jul 30 14:11:12 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e6ea77d (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

block, scsi: Change the preempt-only flag into a counter [Linux 4.19.64]

This Linux kernel change "block, scsi: Change the preempt-only flag into a counter" is included in the Linux 4.19.64 release. This change is authored by Bart Van Assche <bvanassche [at] acm.org> on Wed Sep 26 14:01:04 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c58a650 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

block, bfq: NULL out the bic when it’s no longer valid [Linux 4.14.134]

This Linux kernel change "block, bfq: NULL out the bic when it’s no longer valid" is included in the Linux 4.14.134 release. This change is authored by Douglas Anderson <dianders [at] chromium.org> on Thu Jun 27 21:44:09 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 340a4da (patch) which is from upstream […]

block, bfq: NULL out the bic when it’s no longer valid [Linux 5.2.1]

This Linux kernel change "block, bfq: NULL out the bic when it’s no longer valid" is included in the Linux 5.2.1 release. This change is authored by Douglas Anderson <dianders [at] chromium.org> on Thu Jun 27 21:44:09 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6975db1 (patch) which is from upstream […]

block, bfq: NULL out the bic when it’s no longer valid [Linux 5.1.18]

This Linux kernel change "block, bfq: NULL out the bic when it’s no longer valid" is included in the Linux 5.1.18 release. This change is authored by Douglas Anderson <dianders [at] chromium.org> on Thu Jun 27 21:44:09 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9b48536 (patch) which is from upstream […]

block, bfq: NULL out the bic when it’s no longer valid [Linux 4.19.59]

This Linux kernel change "block, bfq: NULL out the bic when it’s no longer valid" is included in the Linux 4.19.59 release. This change is authored by Douglas Anderson <dianders [at] chromium.org> on Thu Jun 27 21:44:09 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 018524b (patch) which is from upstream […]

block: Fix a NULL pointer dereference in generic_make_request() [Linux 4.19.58]

This Linux kernel change "block: Fix a NULL pointer dereference in generic_make_request()" is included in the Linux 4.19.58 release. This change is authored by Guilherme G. Piccoli <gpiccoli [at] canonical.com> on Fri Jun 28 19:17:58 2019 -0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c9d8d3e (patch). block: Fix a NULL pointer dereference […]

block, bfq: fix operator in BFQQ_TOTALLY_SEEKY [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "block, bfq: fix operator in BFQQ_TOTALLY_SEEKY" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Paolo Valente <paolo.valente [at] linaro.org> on Sat Jun 22 22:44:16 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e6feaf2 (patch). block, bfq: fix operator in BFQQ_TOTALLY_SEEKY By mistake, there […]

block: return from __bio_try_merge_page if merging occured in the same page [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "block: return from __bio_try_merge_page if merging occured in the same page" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Christoph Hellwig <hch [at] lst.de> on Mon Jun 17 11:14:11 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ff89673 (patch). block: return from __bio_try_merge_page […]

block: force select mq-deadline for zoned block devices [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "block: force select mq-deadline for zoned block devices" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Damien Le Moal <damien.lemoal [at] wdc.com> on Tue Jun 4 16:23:40 2019 +0900. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b9aef63 (patch). block: force select mq-deadline for zoned […]

block, bfq: add weight symlink to the bfq.weight cgroup parameter [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "block, bfq: add weight symlink to the bfq.weight cgroup parameter" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Angelo Ruocco <angeloruocco90 [at] gmail.com> on Tue May 21 10:01:55 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 19e9da9 (patch). block, bfq: add weight symlink […]

block: free sched’s request pool in blk_cleanup_queue [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "block: free sched’s request pool in blk_cleanup_queue" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Ming Lei <ming.lei [at] redhat.com> on Tue Jun 4 21:08:02 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c3e2219 (patch). block: free sched’s request pool in blk_cleanup_queue In […]

block: Drop unlikely before IS_ERR(_OR_NULL) [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "block: Drop unlikely before IS_ERR(_OR_NULL)" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Kefeng Wang <wangkefeng.wang [at] huawei.com> on Wed Jun 5 22:24:27 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 98d669b (patch). block: Drop unlikely before IS_ERR(_OR_NULL) IS_ERR(_OR_NULL) already contain an ‘unlikely’ […]

block: aoe: no need to check return value of debugfs_create functions [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "block: aoe: no need to check return value of debugfs_create functions" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh [at] linuxfoundation.org> on Mon Jun 3 21:47:54 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e0241fb (patch). block: aoe: no need […]

block: print offending values when cloned rq limits are exceeded [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "block: print offending values when cloned rq limits are exceeded" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by John Pittman <jpittman [at] redhat.com> on Thu May 23 17:49:39 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 61939b1 (patch). block: print offending values when […]