Linux 3.13 Release

This post summarizes new features, bugfixes and changes in Linux 3.13 kernel release. There are 679834 lines of Linux source code changed/added in Linux 3.13 release compared to Linux 3.12 release. To view the source code of Linux 3.13 kernel release online, please check the linux-stable tree for Linux 3.13. If you would like to […]

drm/nouveau/mxm: fix null deref on load [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "drm/nouveau/mxm: fix null deref on load" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Ilia Mirkin <imirkin [at] alum.mit.edu> on Sun Jan 19 10:30:32 2014 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 72de182 (patch). drm/nouveau/mxm: fix null deref on load Since commit 61b365a505d6 […]

Merge tag ‘acpi-3.13-fixup’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rafael/linux-pm [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘acpi-3.13-fixup’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rafael/linux-pm" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sun Jan 19 17:18:13 2014 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4d93540 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 16ec54a 2b844ba Merge tag […]

Revert "ACPI: Add BayTrail SoC GPIO and LPSS ACPI IDs" [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "Revert “ACPI: Add BayTrail SoC GPIO and LPSS ACPI IDs”" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki [at] intel.com> on Fri Jan 17 14:23:29 2014 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2b844ba (patch). Revert “ACPI: Add BayTrail […]

s390/bpf,jit: fix 32 bit divisions, use unsigned divide instructions [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "s390/bpf,jit: fix 32 bit divisions, use unsigned divide instructions" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Heiko Carstens <heiko.carstens [at] de.ibm.com> on Fri Jan 17 09:37:15 2014 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3af57f7 (patch). s390/bpf,jit: fix 32 bit divisions, use […]

parisc: fix SO_MAX_PACING_RATE typo [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "parisc: fix SO_MAX_PACING_RATE typo" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Thu Jan 16 11:15:12 2014 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 75b99db (patch). parisc: fix SO_MAX_PACING_RATE typo SO_MAX_PACING_RATE definition on parisc got a typo. […]

ipv6: simplify detection of first operational link-local address on interface [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "ipv6: simplify detection of first operational link-local address on interface" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Hannes Frederic Sowa <hannes [at] stressinduktion.org> on Thu Jan 16 20:13:04 2014 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 11ffff7 (patch). ipv6: simplify detection of […]

tcp: metrics: Avoid duplicate entries with the same destination-IP [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "tcp: metrics: Avoid duplicate entries with the same destination-IP" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Christoph Paasch <christoph.paasch [at] uclouvain.be> on Thu Jan 16 20:01:21 2014 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 77f99ad (patch). tcp: metrics: Avoid duplicate entries with […]

Merge branch ‘for-linus’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/ebiederm/user-namespace [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "Merge branch ‘for-linus’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/ebiederm/user-namespace" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Fri Jan 17 17:29:36 2014 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 48ba620 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 8f211b6 41301ae Merge branch […]

percpu_counter: unbreak __percpu_counter_add() [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "percpu_counter: unbreak __percpu_counter_add()" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Hugh Dickins <hughd [at] google.com> on Thu Jan 16 15:26:48 2014 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d1969a8 (patch). percpu_counter: unbreak __percpu_counter_add() Commit 74e72f894d56 (“lib/percpu_counter.c: fix __percpu_counter_add()”) looked very plausible, but […]

e1000e: Fix compilation warning when !CONFIG_PM_SLEEP [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "e1000e: Fix compilation warning when !CONFIG_PM_SLEEP" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Mika Westerberg <mika.westerberg [at] linux.intel.com> on Thu Jan 16 14:39:39 2014 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 38a529b (patch). e1000e: Fix compilation warning when !CONFIG_PM_SLEEP Commit 7509963c703b (e1000e: […]

Revert "arm64: Fix memory shareability attribute for ioremap_wc/cache" [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "Revert “arm64: Fix memory shareability attribute for ioremap_wc/cache”" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Catalin Marinas <catalin.marinas [at] arm.com> on Thu Jan 16 18:32:25 2014 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4ce00df (patch). Revert “arm64: Fix memory shareability attribute for […]

perf/x86/amd/ibs: Fix waking up from S3 for AMD family 10h [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "perf/x86/amd/ibs: Fix waking up from S3 for AMD family 10h" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Robert Richter <rric [at] kernel.org> on Wed Jan 15 15:57:29 2014 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is bee09ed (patch). perf/x86/amd/ibs: Fix waking up from […]

x86, mm, perf: Allow recursive faults from interrupts [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "x86, mm, perf: Allow recursive faults from interrupts" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Peter Zijlstra <peterz [at] infradead.org> on Fri Jan 10 21:06:03 2014 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c026b35 (patch). x86, mm, perf: Allow recursive faults from […]

Merge branches ‘sched-urgent-for-linus’ and ‘timers-urgent-for-linus’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "Merge branches ‘sched-urgent-for-linus’ and ‘timers-urgent-for-linus’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Thu Jan 16 08:33:21 2014 +0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 85ce70f (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 9b6c4ea 9722c2d […]

Merge branch ‘core-urgent-for-linus’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "Merge branch ‘core-urgent-for-linus’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Thu Jan 16 08:31:55 2014 +0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9b6c4ea (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 93a11c8 7a06c41 Merge branch […]

Merge tag ‘writeback-fixes’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/wfg/linux [Linux 3.13]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘writeback-fixes’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/wfg/linux" is included in the Linux 3.13 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Thu Jan 16 08:23:34 2014 +0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 70b23ce (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: a9bdddb f9b0e05 Merge tag […]