Linux 3.5 Release

This post summarizes new features, bugfixes and changes in Linux 3.5 kernel release. There are 1034019 lines of Linux source code changed/added in Linux 3.5 release compared to Linux 3.4 release. To view the source code of Linux 3.5 kernel release online, please check the linux-stable tree for Linux 3.5. If you would like to […]

Linux 3.5 [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "Linux 3.5" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sat Jul 21 13:58:29 2012 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 28a33cb (patch) which is from upstream commit bff9d18. The same Linux upstream change may have […]

Remove SYSTEM_SUSPEND_DISK system state [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "Remove SYSTEM_SUSPEND_DISK system state" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Rafael J. Wysocki <rjw [at] sisk.pl> on Sat Jul 21 20:24:52 2012 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is bff9d18 (patch). Remove SYSTEM_SUSPEND_DISK system state The SYSTEM_SUSPEND_DISK system state is never […]

Merge branch ‘anton-kgdb’ (kgdb dmesg fixups) [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "Merge branch ‘anton-kgdb’ (kgdb dmesg fixups)" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sat Jul 21 10:34:13 2012 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9a2bc86 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: d75e2c9 c064da4 Merge […]

kdb: Switch to nolock variants of kmsg_dump functions [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "kdb: Switch to nolock variants of kmsg_dump functions" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Anton Vorontsov <anton.vorontsov [at] linaro.org> on Fri Jul 20 17:28:25 2012 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c064da4 (patch). kdb: Switch to nolock variants of kmsg_dump […]

printk: Implement some unlocked kmsg_dump functions [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "printk: Implement some unlocked kmsg_dump functions" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Anton Vorontsov <anton.vorontsov [at] linaro.org> on Fri Jul 20 17:28:07 2012 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 533827c (patch). printk: Implement some unlocked kmsg_dump functions If used from […]

Merge tag ‘dm-3.5-fixes-2’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/agk/linux-dm [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘dm-3.5-fixes-2’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/agk/linux-dm" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Fri Jul 20 11:51:22 2012 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9351737 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: ce9f8d6 7c8d3a4 Merge tag […]

Merge tag ‘upstream-3.5-rc8’ of git://git.infradead.org/linux-ubifs [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘upstream-3.5-rc8’ of git://git.infradead.org/linux-ubifs" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Fri Jul 20 11:42:30 2012 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1793416 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 85efc72 c672793 Merge tag […]

dm raid1: set discard_zeroes_data_unsupported [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "dm raid1: set discard_zeroes_data_unsupported" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Mikulas Patocka <mpatocka [at] redhat.com> on Fri Jul 20 14:25:07 2012 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7c8d3a4 (patch). dm raid1: set discard_zeroes_data_unsupported We can’t guarantee that REQ_DISCARD on dm-mirror […]

dm raid1: fix crash with mirror recovery and discard [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "dm raid1: fix crash with mirror recovery and discard" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Mikulas Patocka <mpatocka [at] redhat.com> on Fri Jul 20 14:25:03 2012 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 751f188 (patch). dm raid1: fix crash with mirror […]

pnfs-obj: Fix __r4w_get_page when offset is beyond i_size [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "pnfs-obj: Fix __r4w_get_page when offset is beyond i_size" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Boaz Harrosh <bharrosh [at] panasas.com> on Fri Jun 8 02:02:30 2012 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c999ff6 (patch). pnfs-obj: Fix __r4w_get_page when offset is beyond […]

pnfs-obj: don’t leak objio_state if ore_write/read fails [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "pnfs-obj: don’t leak objio_state if ore_write/read fails" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Boaz Harrosh <bharrosh [at] panasas.com> on Fri Jun 8 05:29:40 2012 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9909d45 (patch). pnfs-obj: don’t leak objio_state if ore_write/read fails [Bug […]

ore: Unlock r4w pages in exact reverse order of locking [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "ore: Unlock r4w pages in exact reverse order of locking" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Boaz Harrosh <bharrosh [at] panasas.com> on Wed Jul 11 15:27:13 2012 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 537632e (patch). ore: Unlock r4w pages in […]

ore: Remove support of partial IO request (NFS crash) [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "ore: Remove support of partial IO request (NFS crash)" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Boaz Harrosh <bharrosh [at] panasas.com> on Fri Jun 8 04:30:40 2012 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 62b62ad (patch). ore: Remove support of partial IO […]

cx25821: Remove bad strcpy to read-only char* [Linux 3.5]

This Linux kernel change "cx25821: Remove bad strcpy to read-only char*" is included in the Linux 3.5 release. This change is authored by Ezequiel Garcia <elezegarcia [at] gmail.com> on Wed Jul 18 10:05:26 2012 -0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 380e99f (patch). cx25821: Remove bad strcpy to read-only char* The […]