mm: enforce min addr even if capable() in expand_downwards() [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: enforce min addr even if capable() in expand_downwards()" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Wed Feb 27 21:29:52 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0a1d529 (patch). mm: enforce min addr even if […]

mm, memory_hotplug: fix off-by-one in is_pageblock_removable [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm, memory_hotplug: fix off-by-one in is_pageblock_removable" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Michal Hocko <mhocko [at] suse.com> on Wed Feb 20 22:20:46 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 891cb2a (patch). mm, memory_hotplug: fix off-by-one in is_pageblock_removable Rong Chen has […]

mm: don’t let userspace spam allocations warnings [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: don’t let userspace spam allocations warnings" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Daniel Vetter <daniel.vetter [at] ffwll.ch> on Wed Feb 20 22:20:42 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6c8fcc0 (patch). mm: don’t let userspace spam allocations warnings memdump_user […]

mm: handle lru_add_drain_all for UP properly [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: handle lru_add_drain_all for UP properly" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Michal Hocko <mhocko [at] suse.com> on Wed Feb 20 22:19:54 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6ea183d (patch). mm: handle lru_add_drain_all for UP properly Since for_each_cpu(cpu, mask) […]

mm, page_alloc: fix a division by zero error when boosting watermarks v2 [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm, page_alloc: fix a division by zero error when boosting watermarks v2" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Mel Gorman <mgorman [at] techsingularity.net> on Wed Feb 20 22:19:49 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 94b3334 (patch). mm, page_alloc: fix […]

mm: Use fixed constant in page_frag_alloc instead of size + 1 [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: Use fixed constant in page_frag_alloc instead of size + 1" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Alexander Duyck <alexander.h.duyck [at] linux.intel.com> on Fri Feb 15 14:44:12 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8644772 (patch). mm: Use fixed constant […]

arm64, mm, efi: Account for GICv3 LPI tables in static memblock reserve table [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "arm64, mm, efi: Account for GICv3 LPI tables in static memblock reserve table" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheuvel [at] linaro.org> on Fri Feb 15 13:33:32 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8a5b403 (patch). arm64, mm, […]

mm: page_alloc: fix ref bias in page_frag_alloc() for 1-byte allocs [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: page_alloc: fix ref bias in page_frag_alloc() for 1-byte allocs" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Wed Feb 13 22:45:59 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2c2ade8 (patch). mm: page_alloc: fix ref bias […]

mm: proc: smaps_rollup: fix pss_locked calculation [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: proc: smaps_rollup: fix pss_locked calculation" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Sandeep Patil <sspatil [at] android.com> on Tue Feb 12 15:36:11 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 27dd768 (patch). mm: proc: smaps_rollup: fix pss_locked calculation The ‘pss_locked’ field […]

mm: migrate: don’t rely on __PageMovable() of newpage after unlocking it [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: migrate: don’t rely on __PageMovable() of newpage after unlocking it" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by David Hildenbrand <david [at] redhat.com> on Fri Feb 1 14:21:19 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e0a352f (patch). mm: migrate: don’t rely […]

mm, memory_hotplug: __offline_pages fix wrong locking [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm, memory_hotplug: __offline_pages fix wrong locking" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Michal Hocko <mhocko [at] suse.com> on Fri Feb 1 14:21:12 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e3df4c6 (patch). mm, memory_hotplug: __offline_pages fix wrong locking Jan has noticed […]

mm: hwpoison: use do_send_sig_info() instead of force_sig() [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: hwpoison: use do_send_sig_info() instead of force_sig()" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Naoya Horiguchi <n-horiguchi [at] ah.jp.nec.com> on Fri Feb 1 14:21:08 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6376360 (patch). mm: hwpoison: use do_send_sig_info() instead of force_sig() Currently […]

mm, oom: fix use-after-free in oom_kill_process [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm, oom: fix use-after-free in oom_kill_process" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Shakeel Butt <shakeelb [at] google.com> on Fri Feb 1 14:20:54 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is cefc7ef (patch). mm, oom: fix use-after-free in oom_kill_process Syzbot instance running […]

mm,memory_hotplug: fix scan_movable_pages() for gigantic hugepages [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm,memory_hotplug: fix scan_movable_pages() for gigantic hugepages" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Oscar Salvador <osalvador [at] suse.de> on Fri Feb 1 14:20:47 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is eeb0efd (patch). mm,memory_hotplug: fix scan_movable_pages() for gigantic hugepages This is the […]

mm, memory_hotplug: test_pages_in_a_zone do not pass the end of zone [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm, memory_hotplug: test_pages_in_a_zone do not pass the end of zone" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Mikhail Zaslonko <zaslonko [at] linux.ibm.com> on Fri Feb 1 14:20:38 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 24feb47 (patch). mm, memory_hotplug: test_pages_in_a_zone do not […]

mm, memory_hotplug: is_mem_section_removable do not pass the end of a zone [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm, memory_hotplug: is_mem_section_removable do not pass the end of a zone" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Michal Hocko <mhocko [at] suse.com> on Fri Feb 1 14:20:34 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is efad4e4 (patch). mm, memory_hotplug: is_mem_section_removable do […]

mm: migrate: make buffer_migrate_page_norefs() actually succeed [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: migrate: make buffer_migrate_page_norefs() actually succeed" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Fri Feb 1 14:20:27 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 80409c6 (patch). mm: migrate: make buffer_migrate_page_norefs() actually succeed Currently, buffer_migrate_page_norefs() was […]

mm, memory_hotplug: don’t bail out in do_migrate_range() prematurely [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm, memory_hotplug: don’t bail out in do_migrate_range() prematurely" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Oscar Salvador <osalvador [at] suse.de> on Fri Feb 1 14:19:57 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1723058 (patch). mm, memory_hotplug: don’t bail out in do_migrate_range() […]

ARC: mm: do_page_fault fixes #1: relinquish mmap_sem if signal arrives while handle_mm_fault [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "ARC: mm: do_page_fault fixes #1: relinquish mmap_sem if signal arrives while handle_mm_fault" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Vineet Gupta <vgupta [at] synopsys.com> on Mon Dec 10 16:56:45 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4d44745 (patch). ARC: mm: do_page_fault […]

mm, page_alloc: do not wake kswapd with zone lock held [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm, page_alloc: do not wake kswapd with zone lock held" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Mel Gorman <mgorman [at] techsingularity.net> on Tue Jan 8 15:23:39 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 73444bc (patch). mm, page_alloc: do not wake […]