ext4: gracefully handle ext4_break_layouts() failure during truncate [Linux 5.3]

This Linux kernel change "ext4: gracefully handle ext4_break_layouts() failure during truncate" is included in the Linux 5.3 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Thu May 30 11:56:23 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b9c1c26 (patch). ext4: gracefully handle ext4_break_layouts() failure during truncate ext4_break_layouts() […]

fanotify: Disallow permission events for proc filesystem [Linux 5.3]

This Linux kernel change "fanotify: Disallow permission events for proc filesystem" is included in the Linux 5.3 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Wed May 15 16:28:34 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0b3b094 (patch). fanotify: Disallow permission events for proc filesystem Proc […]

dax: Fix xarray entry association for mixed mappings [Linux 5.1.17]

This Linux kernel change "dax: Fix xarray entry association for mixed mappings" is included in the Linux 5.1.17 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Thu Jun 6 11:10:28 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7b6532e (patch) which is from upstream commit 1571c02. The […]

scsi: vmw_pscsi: Fix use-after-free in pvscsi_queue_lck() [Linux 4.9.185]

This Linux kernel change "scsi: vmw_pscsi: Fix use-after-free in pvscsi_queue_lck()" is included in the Linux 4.9.185 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Wed Jun 19 09:05:41 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ff2870b (patch) which is from upstream commit 240b4cc. The same Linux […]

scsi: vmw_pscsi: Fix use-after-free in pvscsi_queue_lck() [Linux 4.4.185]

This Linux kernel change "scsi: vmw_pscsi: Fix use-after-free in pvscsi_queue_lck()" is included in the Linux 4.4.185 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Wed Jun 19 09:05:41 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9370976 (patch) which is from upstream commit 240b4cc. The same Linux […]

scsi: vmw_pscsi: Fix use-after-free in pvscsi_queue_lck() [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "scsi: vmw_pscsi: Fix use-after-free in pvscsi_queue_lck()" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Wed Jun 19 09:05:41 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 240b4cc (patch). scsi: vmw_pscsi: Fix use-after-free in pvscsi_queue_lck() Once we unlock […]

dax: Fix xarray entry association for mixed mappings [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "dax: Fix xarray entry association for mixed mappings" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Thu Jun 6 11:10:28 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1571c02 (patch). dax: Fix xarray entry association for mixed […]

block: Don’t revalidate bdev of hidden gendisk [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "block: Don’t revalidate bdev of hidden gendisk" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Wed May 15 08:57:40 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 31cb1d6 (patch). block: Don’t revalidate bdev of hidden gendisk When […]

loop: Don’t change loop device under exclusive opener [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "loop: Don’t change loop device under exclusive opener" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Thu May 16 16:01:27 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 33ec3e5 (patch). loop: Don’t change loop device under exclusive […]

ext4: do not delete unlinked inode from orphan list on failed truncate [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "ext4: do not delete unlinked inode from orphan list on failed truncate" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Thu May 23 23:35:28 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ee0ed02 (patch). ext4: do not […]

ext4: wait for outstanding dio during truncate in nojournal mode [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "ext4: wait for outstanding dio during truncate in nojournal mode" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Thu May 23 23:07:08 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 82a25b0 (patch). ext4: wait for outstanding dio […]

ext4: avoid panic during forced reboot due to aborted journal [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "ext4: avoid panic during forced reboot due to aborted journal" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Fri May 17 17:37:18 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2c1d0e3 (patch). ext4: avoid panic during forced […]

fsnotify: Clarify connector assignment in fsnotify_add_mark_list() [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "fsnotify: Clarify connector assignment in fsnotify_add_mark_list()" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Wed May 1 18:05:11 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 11a6f8e (patch). fsnotify: Clarify connector assignment in fsnotify_add_mark_list() Add a comment […]