Linux 3.14 Release

This post summarizes new features, bugfixes and changes in Linux 3.14 kernel release. There are 871173 lines of Linux source code changed/added in Linux 3.14 release compared to Linux 3.13 release. To view the source code of Linux 3.14 kernel release online, please check the linux-stable tree for Linux 3.14. If you would like to […]

Linux 3.14 [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "Linux 3.14" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sun Mar 30 20:40:15 2014 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 455c6fd (patch) which is from upstream commit fedc1ed. The same Linux upstream change may have […]

Merge branch ‘for-linus-2’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/viro/vfs [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "Merge branch ‘for-linus-2’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/viro/vfs" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sun Mar 30 17:26:08 2014 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fedc1ed (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 01358e5 38129a1 Merge branch […]

MAINTAINERS: resume as Documentation maintainer [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "MAINTAINERS: resume as Documentation maintainer" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Randy Dunlap <rdunlap [at] infradead.org> on Fri Mar 28 09:45:33 2014 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 01358e5 (patch). MAINTAINERS: resume as Documentation maintainer I am the new kernel […]

ext4: atomically set inode->i_flags in ext4_set_inode_flags() [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "ext4: atomically set inode->i_flags in ext4_set_inode_flags()" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Theodore Ts'o <tytso [at] mit.edu> on Sun Mar 30 10:20:01 2014 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 00a1a05 (patch). ext4: atomically set inode->i_flags in ext4_set_inode_flags() Use cmpxchg() to […]

don’t bother with propagate_mnt() unless the target is shared [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "don’t bother with propagate_mnt() unless the target is shared" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Fri Mar 21 10:14:08 2014 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0b1b901 (patch). don’t bother with propagate_mnt() unless the […]

resizable namespace.c hashes [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "resizable namespace.c hashes" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Fri Feb 28 13:46:44 2014 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0818bf2 (patch). resizable namespace.c hashes * switch allocation to alloc_large_system_hash() * make sizes overridable […]

Input: mousedev – fix race when creating mixed device [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "Input: mousedev – fix race when creating mixed device" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Dmitry Torokhov <dmitry.torokhov [at] gmail.com> on Thu Mar 6 12:57:24 2014 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e4dbedc (patch). Input: mousedev – fix race when […]

Input: don’t modify the id of ioctl-provided ff effect on upload failure [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "Input: don’t modify the id of ioctl-provided ff effect on upload failure" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Elias Vanderstuyft <elias.vds [at] gmail.com> on Sat Mar 29 12:08:45 2014 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fc7392a (patch). Input: don’t modify […]

Merge branch ‘vlan_offloads’ [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "Merge branch ‘vlan_offloads’" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by David S. Miller <davem [at] davemloft.net> on Fri Mar 28 17:17:16 2014 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5f2feca (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: fc92f74 2adb956 Merge branch ‘vlan_offloads’ […]

vlan: Warn the user if lowerdev has bad vlan features. [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "vlan: Warn the user if lowerdev has bad vlan features" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Vlad Yasevich <vyasevic [at] redhat.com> on Thu Mar 27 22:14:49 2014 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2adb956 (patch). vlan: Warn the user if […]

veth: Turn off vlan rx acceleration in vlan_features [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "veth: Turn off vlan rx acceleration in vlan_features" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Vlad Yasevich <vyasevic [at] redhat.com> on Thu Mar 27 22:14:48 2014 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3f8c707 (patch). veth: Turn off vlan rx acceleration in […]

ifb: Remove vlan acceleration from vlan_features [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "ifb: Remove vlan acceleration from vlan_features" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Vlad Yasevich <vyasevic [at] redhat.com> on Thu Mar 27 22:14:47 2014 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8dd6e14 (patch). ifb: Remove vlan acceleration from vlan_features Do not include […]

bridge: Fix crash with vlan filtering and tcpdump [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "bridge: Fix crash with vlan filtering and tcpdump" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Vlad Yasevich <vyasevic [at] redhat.com> on Thu Mar 27 21:51:18 2014 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fc92f74 (patch). bridge: Fix crash with vlan filtering and […]

net: Account for all vlan headers in skb_mac_gso_segment [Linux 3.14]

This Linux kernel change "net: Account for all vlan headers in skb_mac_gso_segment" is included in the Linux 3.14 release. This change is authored by Vlad Yasevich <vyasevic [at] redhat.com> on Thu Mar 27 17:26:18 2014 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 53d6471 (patch). net: Account for all vlan headers in […]