Linux 3.19 Release

This post summarizes new features, bugfixes and changes in Linux 3.19 kernel release. There are 838303 lines of Linux source code changed/added in Linux 3.19 release compared to Linux 3.18 release. To view the source code of Linux 3.19 kernel release online, please check the linux-stable tree for Linux 3.19. If you would like to […]

Merge tag ‘nios2-fixes-v3.19-final’ of git://git.rocketboards.org/linux-socfpga-next [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘nios2-fixes-v3.19-final’ of git://git.rocketboards.org/linux-socfpga-next" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sun Feb 8 18:45:16 2015 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is da2d96d (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: cdecbb3 a3248d6 Merge tag […]

Merge git://git.kvack.org/~bcrl/aio-fixes [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "Merge git://git.kvack.org/~bcrl/aio-fixes" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sun Feb 8 18:27:58 2015 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is cdecbb3 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 4e02370 9c9ce76 Merge git://git.kvack.org/~bcrl/aio-fixes Pull aio nested […]

Merge tag ‘trace-fixes-v3.19-rc7’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rostedt/linux-trace [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘trace-fixes-v3.19-rc7’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rostedt/linux-trace" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sun Feb 8 18:08:14 2015 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4e02370 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 0b1ce1a 6c8465a Merge tag […]

x86/tlb/trace: Do not trace on CPU that is offline [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "x86/tlb/trace: Do not trace on CPU that is offline" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Steven Rostedt (Red Hat) <rostedt [at] goodmis.org> on Fri Feb 6 14:18:19 2015 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6c8465a (patch). x86/tlb/trace: Do not trace […]

tracing: Add condition check to RCU lockdep checks [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "tracing: Add condition check to RCU lockdep checks" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Steven Rostedt (Red Hat) <rostedt [at] goodmis.org> on Fri Feb 6 14:30:50 2015 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a05d59a (patch). tracing: Add condition check to […]

Merge branches ‘timers-urgent-for-linus’ and ‘x86-urgent-for-linus’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "Merge branches ‘timers-urgent-for-linus’ and ‘x86-urgent-for-linus’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Fri Feb 6 13:56:02 2015 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 26cdd1f (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 396e909 2d926c1 […]

Merge branch ‘core-urgent-for-linus’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip [Linux 3.19]

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 3.19 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Fri Feb 6 13:06:10 2015 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 29f12c4 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 2af613d 135818b Merge branch […]

Merge tag ‘sound-3.19’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tiwai/sound [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘sound-3.19’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tiwai/sound" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Fri Feb 6 12:50:37 2015 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2af613d (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 48beb12 d2255c0 Merge tag […]

Revert "IB/core: Add support for extended query device caps" [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "Revert “IB/core: Add support for extended query device caps”" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Yann Droneaud <ydroneaud [at] opteya.com> on Thu Feb 5 22:10:18 2015 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 43c6116 (patch). Revert “IB/core: Add support for extended […]

mm/debug_pagealloc: fix build failure on ppc and some other archs [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "mm/debug_pagealloc: fix build failure on ppc and some other archs" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Joonsoo Kim <iamjoonsoo.kim [at] lge.com> on Thu Feb 5 12:25:23 2015 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7b02190 (patch). mm/debug_pagealloc: fix build failure on […]

nilfs2: fix deadlock of segment constructor over I_SYNC flag [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "nilfs2: fix deadlock of segment constructor over I_SYNC flag" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Ryusuke Konishi <konishi.ryusuke [at] lab.ntt.co.jp> on Thu Feb 5 12:25:20 2015 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7ef3ff2 (patch). nilfs2: fix deadlock of segment constructor […]

MAINTAINERS: remove SUPERH website [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "MAINTAINERS: remove SUPERH website" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Sudip Mukherjee <sudipm.mukherjee [at] gmail.com> on Thu Feb 5 12:25:17 2015 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 81cca6f (patch). MAINTAINERS: remove SUPERH website The mentioned website only displays information about […]

mm: export "high_memory" symbol on !MMU [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "mm: export “high_memory” symbol on !MMU" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Arnd Bergmann <arnd [at] arndb.de> on Thu Feb 5 12:25:12 2015 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 944b687 (patch). mm: export “high_memory” symbol on !MMU The symbol ‘high_memory’ […]

.mailmap: update Konstantin Khlebnikov’s email address [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change ".mailmap: update Konstantin Khlebnikov’s email address" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Kim Phillips <kim.phillips [at] freescale.com> on Thu Feb 5 12:25:09 2015 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 21d543f (patch). .mailmap: update Konstantin Khlebnikov’s email address get_maintainer.pl returns k.khlebnikov@samsung.com […]

mm: pagewalk: call pte_hole() for VM_PFNMAP during walk_page_range [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "mm: pagewalk: call pte_hole() for VM_PFNMAP during walk_page_range" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Shiraz Hashim <shashim [at] codeaurora.org> on Thu Feb 5 12:25:06 2015 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 23aaed6 (patch). mm: pagewalk: call pte_hole() for VM_PFNMAP during […]

Merge tag ‘asoc-fix-ac97-v3.19-rc7’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/broonie/sound into for-linus [Linux 3.19]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘asoc-fix-ac97-v3.19-rc7’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/broonie/sound into for-linus" is included in the Linux 3.19 release. This change is authored by Takashi Iwai <tiwai [at] suse.de> on Thu Feb 5 21:31:19 2015 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d2255c0 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: deb0873 f8d71be […]