Documentation: atomic_t.txt: Explain ordering provided by smp_mb__{before,after}_atomic() [Linux 5.3]

This Linux kernel change "Documentation: atomic_t.txt: Explain ordering provided by smp_mb__{before,after}_atomic()" is included in the Linux 5.3 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Fri May 3 13:13:44 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2966f8d (patch). Documentation: atomic_t.txt: Explain ordering provided by smp_mb__{before,after}_atomic() The […]

tools/memory-model: Add data-race detection [Linux 5.3]

This Linux kernel change "tools/memory-model: Add data-race detection" is included in the Linux 5.3 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon Apr 22 12:18:09 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0031e38 (patch). tools/memory-model: Add data-race detection This patch adds data-race detection to the […]

tools/memory-model: Add definitions of plain and marked accesses [Linux 5.3]

This Linux kernel change "tools/memory-model: Add definitions of plain and marked accesses" is included in the Linux 5.3 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon Apr 22 12:17:58 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d1a84ab (patch). tools/memory-model: Add definitions of plain and marked […]

tools/memory-model: Prepare for data-race detection [Linux 5.3]

This Linux kernel change "tools/memory-model: Prepare for data-race detection" is included in the Linux 5.3 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon Apr 22 12:17:45 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4494dd5 (patch). tools/memory-model: Prepare for data-race detection This patch makes some slight […]

USB: core: Fix races in character device registration and deregistraion [Linux 4.9.190]

This Linux kernel change "USB: core: Fix races in character device registration and deregistraion" is included in the Linux 4.9.190 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon Aug 12 16:11:07 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 741b832 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

USB: core: Fix races in character device registration and deregistraion [Linux 4.4.190]

This Linux kernel change "USB: core: Fix races in character device registration and deregistraion" is included in the Linux 4.4.190 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon Aug 12 16:11:07 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8f67bc7 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

USB: core: Fix races in character device registration and deregistraion [Linux 4.19.68]

This Linux kernel change "USB: core: Fix races in character device registration and deregistraion" is included in the Linux 4.19.68 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon Aug 12 16:11:07 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7f52d6d (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

USB: core: Fix races in character device registration and deregistraion [Linux 4.14.140]

This Linux kernel change "USB: core: Fix races in character device registration and deregistraion" is included in the Linux 4.14.140 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon Aug 12 16:11:07 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 282a771 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

USB: w1 ds2490: Fix bug caused by improper use of altsetting array [Linux 3.16.72]

This Linux kernel change "USB: w1 ds2490: Fix bug caused by improper use of altsetting array" is included in the Linux 3.16.72 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon Apr 22 11:16:04 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ef6b713 (patch) which is from […]

USB: yurex: Fix protection fault after device removal [Linux 3.16.72]

This Linux kernel change "USB: yurex: Fix protection fault after device removal" is included in the Linux 3.16.72 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Tue Apr 23 14:48:29 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5133454 (patch) which is from upstream commit ef61eb4. The […]

USB: core: Fix bug caused by duplicate interface PM usage counter [Linux 3.16.72]

This Linux kernel change "USB: core: Fix bug caused by duplicate interface PM usage counter" is included in the Linux 3.16.72 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Fri Apr 19 13:52:38 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fb2d3ed (patch) which is from upstream […]

USB: core: Fix unterminated string returned by usb_string() [Linux 3.16.72]

This Linux kernel change "USB: core: Fix unterminated string returned by usb_string()" is included in the Linux 3.16.72 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon Apr 15 11:51:38 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9dcc2e7 (patch) which is from upstream commit c01c348. The […]

p54usb: Fix race between disconnect and firmware loading [Linux 4.9.186]

This Linux kernel change "p54usb: Fix race between disconnect and firmware loading" is included in the Linux 4.9.186 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon May 20 10:44:21 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is feca0ce (patch) which is from upstream commit 6e41e22. The […]

p54usb: Fix race between disconnect and firmware loading [Linux 4.14.134]

This Linux kernel change "p54usb: Fix race between disconnect and firmware loading" is included in the Linux 4.14.134 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon May 20 10:44:21 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c760ecb (patch) which is from upstream commit 6e41e22. The […]

p54usb: Fix race between disconnect and firmware loading [Linux 5.2.1]

This Linux kernel change "p54usb: Fix race between disconnect and firmware loading" is included in the Linux 5.2.1 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon May 20 10:44:21 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9baa5b4 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6e41e22. The […]

p54usb: Fix race between disconnect and firmware loading [Linux 5.1.18]

This Linux kernel change "p54usb: Fix race between disconnect and firmware loading" is included in the Linux 5.1.18 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon May 20 10:44:21 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is cae9286 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6e41e22. The […]

p54usb: Fix race between disconnect and firmware loading [Linux 4.19.59]

This Linux kernel change "p54usb: Fix race between disconnect and firmware loading" is included in the Linux 4.19.59 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon May 20 10:44:21 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 449a8d0 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6e41e22. The […]

media: usb: siano: Fix false-positive "uninitialized variable" warning [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "media: usb: siano: Fix false-positive “uninitialized variable” warning" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Tue May 21 11:38:07 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 45457c0 (patch). media: usb: siano: Fix false-positive “uninitialized variable” […]

media: usb: siano: Fix general protection fault in smsusb [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "media: usb: siano: Fix general protection fault in smsusb" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Tue May 7 12:39:47 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 31e0456 (patch). media: usb: siano: Fix general protection […]

USB: Fix slab-out-of-bounds write in usb_get_bos_descriptor [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "USB: Fix slab-out-of-bounds write in usb_get_bos_descriptor" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Alan Stern <stern [at] rowland.harvard.edu> on Mon May 13 13:14:29 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a03ff54 (patch). USB: Fix slab-out-of-bounds write in usb_get_bos_descriptor The syzkaller USB […]