doc: Mention MSG_ZEROCOPY implementation for UDP [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "doc: Mention MSG_ZEROCOPY implementation for UDP" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Petr Vorel <pvorel [at] suse.cz> on Fri Feb 15 00:43:27 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 31a1b8d (patch). doc: Mention MSG_ZEROCOPY implementation for UDP MSG_ZEROCOPY implementation for […]

fs/drop_caches.c: avoid softlockups in drop_pagecache_sb() [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "fs/drop_caches.c: avoid softlockups in drop_pagecache_sb()" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Fri Feb 1 14:21:23 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c27d82f (patch). fs/drop_caches.c: avoid softlockups in drop_pagecache_sb() When superblock has lots of […]

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 […]

apparmor: Fix warning about unused function apparmor_ipv6_postroute [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "apparmor: Fix warning about unused function apparmor_ipv6_postroute" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Petr Vorel <pvorel [at] suse.cz> on Mon Nov 12 11:59:12 2018 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a1a0206 (patch). apparmor: Fix warning about unused function apparmor_ipv6_postroute when […]

Merge branches ‘for-4.20/upstream-fixes’, ‘for-4.21/core’, ‘for-4.21/hid-asus’, ‘for-4.21/hid-core’, ‘for-4.21/hid-cougar’, ‘for-4.21/hidraw’, ‘for-4.21/highres-wheel’ and ‘for-4.21/ish’ into for-linus [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "Merge branches ‘for-4.20/upstream-fixes’, ‘for-4.21/core’, ‘for-4.21/hid-asus’, ‘for-4.21/hid-core’, ‘for-4.21/hid-cougar’, ‘for-4.21/hidraw’, ‘for-4.21/highres-wheel’ and ‘for-4.21/ish’ into for-linus" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jiri Kosina <jkosina [at] suse.cz> on Thu Jan 3 12:50:28 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is bd8879f (patch) which is […]

mm: migrate: drop unused argument of migrate_page_move_mapping() [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: migrate: drop unused argument of migrate_page_move_mapping()" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Fri Dec 28 00:39:20 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ab41ee6 (patch). mm: migrate: drop unused argument of migrate_page_move_mapping() All […]

blkdev: avoid migration stalls for blkdev pages [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "blkdev: avoid migration stalls for blkdev pages" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Fri Dec 28 00:39:16 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 88dbcbb (patch). blkdev: avoid migration stalls for blkdev pages Currently, […]

mm: migrate: provide buffer_migrate_page_norefs() [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: migrate: provide buffer_migrate_page_norefs()" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Fri Dec 28 00:39:12 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 89cb088 (patch). mm: migrate: provide buffer_migrate_page_norefs() Provide a variant of buffer_migrate_page() that also […]

mm: migrate: move migrate_page_lock_buffers() [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: migrate: move migrate_page_lock_buffers()" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Fri Dec 28 00:39:09 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 84ade7c (patch). mm: migrate: move migrate_page_lock_buffers() buffer_migrate_page() is the only caller of migrate_page_lock_buffers() […]

mm: migrate: lock buffers before migrate_page_move_mapping() [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: migrate: lock buffers before migrate_page_move_mapping()" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Fri Dec 28 00:39:05 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is cc4f11e (patch). mm: migrate: lock buffers before migrate_page_move_mapping() Lock buffers before […]

mm: migration: factor out code to compute expected number of page references [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "mm: migration: factor out code to compute expected number of page references" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Fri Dec 28 00:39:01 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0b3901b (patch). mm: migration: factor […]

include/linux/slab.h: fix sparse warning in kmalloc_type() [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "include/linux/slab.h: fix sparse warning in kmalloc_type()" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Vlastimil Babka <vbabka [at] suse.cz> on Fri Dec 28 00:33:17 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4e45f71 (patch). include/linux/slab.h: fix sparse warning in kmalloc_type() Multiple people have […]

jbd2: avoid long hold times of j_state_lock while committing a transaction [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "jbd2: avoid long hold times of j_state_lock while committing a transaction" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Mon Dec 3 23:16:07 2018 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 96f1e09 (patch). jbd2: avoid long hold […]

Documentation: Update SELinux reference policy URL [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "Documentation: Update SELinux reference policy URL" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Petr Vorel <pvorel [at] suse.cz> on Sat Nov 17 07:25:55 2018 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0427612 (patch). Documentation: Update SELinux reference policy URL Signed-off-by: Petr Vorel […]

audit: Use ‘mark’ name for fsnotify_mark variables [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "audit: Use ‘mark’ name for fsnotify_mark variables" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Mon Nov 12 09:55:16 2018 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f905c2f (patch). audit: Use ‘mark’ name for fsnotify_mark variables Variables […]

audit: Replace chunk attached to mark instead of replacing mark [Linux 5.0]

This Linux kernel change "audit: Replace chunk attached to mark instead of replacing mark" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Jan Kara <jack [at] suse.cz> on Mon Nov 12 09:55:16 2018 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 83d23bc (patch). audit: Replace chunk attached to […]