KVM: x86: Don’t update RIP or do single-step on faulting emulation [Linux 4.19.70]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: x86: Don’t update RIP or do single-step on faulting emulation" is included in the Linux 4.19.70 release. This change is authored by Sean Christopherson <sean.j.christopherson [at] intel.com> on Fri Aug 23 13:55:44 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3c2b482 (patch) which is from upstream […]

kvm: x86: skip populating logical dest map if apic is not sw enabled [Linux 4.19.70]

This Linux kernel change "kvm: x86: skip populating logical dest map if apic is not sw enabled" is included in the Linux 4.19.70 release. This change is authored by Radim Krcmar <rkrcmar [at] redhat.com> on Tue Aug 13 23:37:37 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3ec3510 (patch) which is […]

KVM: x86: Don’t update RIP or do single-step on faulting emulation [Linux 4.14.142]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: x86: Don’t update RIP or do single-step on faulting emulation" is included in the Linux 4.14.142 release. This change is authored by Sean Christopherson <sean.j.christopherson [at] intel.com> on Fri Aug 23 13:55:44 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 27060d4 (patch) which is from upstream […]

kvm: x86: skip populating logical dest map if apic is not sw enabled [Linux 4.14.142]

This Linux kernel change "kvm: x86: skip populating logical dest map if apic is not sw enabled" is included in the Linux 4.14.142 release. This change is authored by Radim Krcmar <rkrcmar [at] redhat.com> on Tue Aug 13 23:37:37 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 879c573 (patch) which is […]

ptrace,x86: Make user_64bit_mode() available to 32-bit builds [Linux 4.9.191]

This Linux kernel change "ptrace,x86: Make user_64bit_mode() available to 32-bit builds" is included in the Linux 4.9.191 release. This change is authored by Ricardo Neri <ricardo.neri-calderon [at] linux.intel.com> on Fri Oct 27 13:25:30 2017 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3bf1c9c (patch) which is from upstream commit e27c310. The same […]

KVM: x86: Don’t update RIP or do single-step on faulting emulation [Linux 4.9.191]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: x86: Don’t update RIP or do single-step on faulting emulation" is included in the Linux 4.9.191 release. This change is authored by Sean Christopherson <sean.j.christopherson [at] intel.com> on Fri Aug 23 13:55:44 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8ec1280 (patch) which is from upstream […]

ptrace,x86: Make user_64bit_mode() available to 32-bit builds [Linux 4.4.191]

This Linux kernel change "ptrace,x86: Make user_64bit_mode() available to 32-bit builds" is included in the Linux 4.4.191 release. This change is authored by Ricardo Neri <ricardo.neri-calderon [at] linux.intel.com> on Fri Oct 27 13:25:30 2017 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d6029fe (patch) which is from upstream commit e27c310. The same […]

KVM: x86: Don’t update RIP or do single-step on faulting emulation [Linux 4.4.191]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: x86: Don’t update RIP or do single-step on faulting emulation" is included in the Linux 4.4.191 release. This change is authored by Sean Christopherson <sean.j.christopherson [at] intel.com> on Fri Aug 23 13:55:44 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0fff074 (patch) which is from upstream […]

x86: cpufeatures: Renumber feature word 7 [Linux 3.16.72]

This Linux kernel change "x86: cpufeatures: Renumber feature word 7" is included in the Linux 3.16.72 release. This change is authored by Ben Hutchings <ben [at] decadent.org.uk> on Thu Aug 8 20:11:40 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e3b7a57 (patch). x86: cpufeatures: Renumber feature word 7 Use the same […]

KVM: x86: Emulate MSR_IA32_ARCH_CAPABILITIES on AMD hosts [Linux 3.16.72]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: x86: Emulate MSR_IA32_ARCH_CAPABILITIES on AMD hosts" is included in the Linux 3.16.72 release. This change is authored by Sean Christopherson <sean.j.christopherson [at] intel.com> on Thu Mar 7 15:43:02 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 25f144c (patch) which is from upstream commit 0cf9135. The same […]

kvm: x86: IA32_ARCH_CAPABILITIES is always supported [Linux 3.16.72]

This Linux kernel change "kvm: x86: IA32_ARCH_CAPABILITIES is always supported" is included in the Linux 3.16.72 release. This change is authored by Jim Mattson <jmattson [at] google.com> on Wed May 9 14:29:35 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0824675 (patch) which is from upstream commit 1eaafe9. The same Linux […]

x86, boot: Remove multiple copy of static function sanitize_boot_params() [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "x86, boot: Remove multiple copy of static function sanitize_boot_params()" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 release. This change is authored by Zhenzhong Duan <zhenzhong.duan [at] oracle.com> on Tue Jul 16 21:18:12 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 84ce045 (patch) which is from upstream commit 8c5477e. […]

x86: math-emu: Hide clang warnings for 16-bit overflow [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "x86: math-emu: Hide clang warnings for 16-bit overflow" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 release. This change is authored by Arnd Bergmann <arnd [at] arndb.de> on Fri Jul 12 11:08:05 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1b84e67 (patch) which is from upstream commit 29e7e96. The […]

x86: kvm: avoid constant-conversion warning [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "x86: kvm: avoid constant-conversion warning" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 release. This change is authored by Arnd Bergmann <arnd [at] arndb.de> on Fri Jul 12 11:12:30 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 80f5814 (patch) which is from upstream commit a6a6d3b. The same Linux upstream […]

x86, boot: Remove multiple copy of static function sanitize_boot_params() [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "x86, boot: Remove multiple copy of static function sanitize_boot_params()" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Zhenzhong Duan <zhenzhong.duan [at] oracle.com> on Tue Jul 16 21:18:12 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1567b8a (patch) which is from upstream commit 8c5477e. […]

x86: math-emu: Hide clang warnings for 16-bit overflow [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "x86: math-emu: Hide clang warnings for 16-bit overflow" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Arnd Bergmann <arnd [at] arndb.de> on Fri Jul 12 11:08:05 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ca5732b (patch) which is from upstream commit 29e7e96. The […]

x86: kvm: avoid constant-conversion warning [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "x86: kvm: avoid constant-conversion warning" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Arnd Bergmann <arnd [at] arndb.de> on Fri Jul 12 11:12:30 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9e5ba38 (patch) which is from upstream commit a6a6d3b. The same Linux upstream […]

x86, mm, gup: prevent get_page() race with munmap in paravirt guest [Linux 4.9.188]

This Linux kernel change "x86, mm, gup: prevent get_page() race with munmap in paravirt guest" is included in the Linux 4.9.188 release. This change is authored by Vlastimil Babka <vbabka [at] suse.cz> on Fri Aug 2 18:06:14 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d73af79 (patch). x86, mm, gup: prevent […]