dm cache: fix resize crash if user doesn’t reload cache table [Linux 4.14.76]

This Linux kernel change "dm cache: fix resize crash if user doesn’t reload cache table" is included in the Linux 4.14.76 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Tue Sep 25 20:56:02 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ec6ae63 (patch) which is from upstream […]

dm cache: fix resize crash if user doesn’t reload cache table [Linux 4.9.133]

This Linux kernel change "dm cache: fix resize crash if user doesn’t reload cache table" is included in the Linux 4.9.133 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Tue Sep 25 20:56:02 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 47c085c (patch) which is from upstream […]

dm cache: fix resize crash if user doesn’t reload cache table [Linux 4.4.161]

This Linux kernel change "dm cache: fix resize crash if user doesn’t reload cache table" is included in the Linux 4.4.161 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Tue Sep 25 20:56:02 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is dce7088 (patch) which is from upstream […]

dm mpath: fix bio-based multipath queue_if_no_path handling [Linux 4.15]

This Linux kernel change "dm mpath: fix bio-based multipath queue_if_no_path handling" is included in the Linux 4.15 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Thu Dec 7 22:42:27 2017 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c1fd0ab (patch). dm mpath: fix bio-based multipath queue_if_no_path handling Commit […]

dm table: fix regression from improper dm_dev_internal.count refcount_t conversion [Linux 4.15]

This Linux kernel change "dm table: fix regression from improper dm_dev_internal.count refcount_t conversion" is included in the Linux 4.15 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Sat Nov 25 00:27:26 2017 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is afc567a (patch). dm table: fix regression from improper […]

dm: clear all discard attributes in queue_limits when discards are disabled [Linux 4.15]

This Linux kernel change "dm: clear all discard attributes in queue_limits when discards are disabled" is included in the Linux 4.15 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Thu Nov 16 15:42:26 2017 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5d47c89 (patch). dm: clear all discard […]

dm: do not set ‘discards_supported’ in targets that do not need it [Linux 4.15]

This Linux kernel change "dm: do not set ‘discards_supported’ in targets that do not need it" is included in the Linux 4.15 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Thu Nov 16 10:22:42 2017 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7dea378 (patch). dm: do not […]

dm: discard support requires all targets in a table support discards [Linux 4.15]

This Linux kernel change "dm: discard support requires all targets in a table support discards" is included in the Linux 4.15 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Tue Nov 14 15:40:52 2017 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8a74d29 (patch). dm: discard support requires […]

dm cache: lift common migration preparation code to alloc_migration() [Linux 4.15]

This Linux kernel change "dm cache: lift common migration preparation code to alloc_migration()" is included in the Linux 4.15 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Thu Nov 9 11:59:37 2017 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ef7afb3 (patch). dm cache: lift common migration preparation […]

dm cache: simplify get_per_bio_data() by removing data_size argument [Linux 4.15]

This Linux kernel change "dm cache: simplify get_per_bio_data() by removing data_size argument" is included in the Linux 4.15 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Thu Oct 19 21:44:32 2017 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 693b960 (patch). dm cache: simplify get_per_bio_data() by removing data_size […]

dm cache: remove all obsolete writethrough-specific code [Linux 4.15]

This Linux kernel change "dm cache: remove all obsolete writethrough-specific code" is included in the Linux 4.15 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Thu Oct 19 17:30:20 2017 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9958f1d (patch). dm cache: remove all obsolete writethrough-specific code Now […]

dm cache: submit writethrough writes in parallel to origin and cache [Linux 4.15]

This Linux kernel change "dm cache: submit writethrough writes in parallel to origin and cache" is included in the Linux 4.15 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Thu Oct 19 17:16:54 2017 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2df3bae (patch). dm cache: submit writethrough […]

md: rename some drivers/md/ files to have an "md-" prefix [Linux 4.15]

This Linux kernel change "md: rename some drivers/md/ files to have an “md-” prefix" is included in the Linux 4.15 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Tue Oct 10 17:02:41 2017 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 935fe09 (patch). md: rename some drivers/md/ files […]

block: allow max_discard_segments to be stacked [Linux 4.14.72]

This Linux kernel change "block: allow max_discard_segments to be stacked" is included in the Linux 4.14.72 release. This change is authored by Mike Snitzer <snitzer [at] redhat.com> on Fri Jul 20 14:57:38 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 030f2ad (patch) which is from upstream commit 42c9cdf. The same Linux […]