Linux 4.1 Release

This post summarizes new features, bugfixes and changes in Linux 4.1 kernel release. There are 707758 lines of Linux source code changed/added in Linux 4.1 release compared to Linux 4.0 release. To view the source code of Linux 4.1 kernel release online, please check the linux-stable tree for Linux 4.1. If you would like to […]

Linux 4.1 [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "Linux 4.1" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sun Jun 21 22:05:43 2015 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b953c0d (patch) which is from upstream commit d2228e4. The same Linux upstream change may have […]

Merge tag ‘sound-4.1’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tiwai/sound [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘sound-4.1’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tiwai/sound" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Fri Jun 19 07:34:14 2015 -1000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9a10758 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: e640a28 145c0e9 Merge tag […]

Merge branch ‘ccf/atmel-fixes-for-4.1’ of https://github.com/bbrezillon/linux-at91 into clk-fixes [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "Merge branch ‘ccf/atmel-fixes-for-4.1’ of https://github.com/bbrezillon/linux-at91 into clk-fixes" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Michael Turquette <mturquette [at] baylibre.com> on Fri Jun 19 07:37:14 2015 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 909aa10 (patch) which is from upstream commit 28df9c2. The same […]

clk: at91: fix h32mx prototype inclusion in pmc header [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "clk: at91: fix h32mx prototype inclusion in pmc header" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Nicolas Ferre <nicolas.ferre [at] atmel.com> on Thu May 28 15:07:21 2015 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 28df9c2 (patch). clk: at91: fix h32mx prototype inclusion […]

clk: at91: trivial: typo in peripheral clock description [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "clk: at91: trivial: typo in peripheral clock description" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Nicolas Ferre <nicolas.ferre [at] atmel.com> on Wed Jun 17 15:22:51 2015 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c49bb94 (patch). clk: at91: trivial: typo in peripheral clock […]

clk: at91: fix PERIPHERAL_MAX_SHIFT definition [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "clk: at91: fix PERIPHERAL_MAX_SHIFT definition" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Boris Brezillon <boris.brezillon [at] free-electrons.com> on Thu May 28 14:01:08 2015 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 86e4404 (patch). clk: at91: fix PERIPHERAL_MAX_SHIFT definition Fix the PERIPHERAL_MAX_SHIFT definition (3 […]

clk: at91: pll: fix input range validity check [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "clk: at91: pll: fix input range validity check" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Boris Brezillon <boris.brezillon [at] free-electrons.com> on Fri Mar 27 23:53:15 2015 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6c7b03e (patch). clk: at91: pll: fix input range validity […]

revert "cpumask: don’t perform while loop in cpumask_next_and()" [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "revert “cpumask: don’t perform while loop in cpumask_next_and()”" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Andrew Morton <akpm [at] linux-foundation.org> on Thu Jun 18 11:01:11 2015 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5ca62d6 (patch). revert “cpumask: don’t perform while loop in […]

Merge tag ‘drm-intel-fixes-2015-06-18’ of git://anongit.freedesktop.org/drm-intel into drm-fixes [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘drm-intel-fixes-2015-06-18’ of git://anongit.freedesktop.org/drm-intel into drm-fixes" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Dave Airlie <airlied [at] redhat.com> on Fri Jun 19 11:58:39 2015 +1000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fcee3c7 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 031fea4 245ec9d […]

Merge branch ‘drm-fixes-4.1’ of git://people.freedesktop.org/~deathsimple/linux into drm-fixes [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "Merge branch ‘drm-fixes-4.1’ of git://people.freedesktop.org/~deathsimple/linux into drm-fixes" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Dave Airlie <airlied [at] redhat.com> on Fri Jun 19 11:55:29 2015 +1000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 031fea4 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 2516108 7f017e5 […]

drm/radeon: don’t probe MST on hw we don’t support it on [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "drm/radeon: don’t probe MST on hw we don’t support it on" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Dave Airlie <airlied [at] redhat.com> on Thu Jun 18 14:29:18 2015 +1000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7f017e5 (patch). drm/radeon: don’t probe MST […]

drm/radeon: Add RADEON_INFO_VA_UNMAP_WORKING query [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "drm/radeon: Add RADEON_INFO_VA_UNMAP_WORKING query" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Michel Dänzer <michel.daenzer [at] amd.com> on Tue Jun 16 17:28:16 2015 +0900. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3bc980b (patch). drm/radeon: Add RADEON_INFO_VA_UNMAP_WORKING query This tells userspace that it’s safe to […]

Merge tag ‘trace-fix-filter-4.1-rc8’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rostedt/linux-trace [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘trace-fix-filter-4.1-rc8’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rostedt/linux-trace" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Wed Jun 17 20:56:57 2015 -1000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 17fda38 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 32e0e38 2cf30dc Merge tag […]

Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/virt/kvm/kvm [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/virt/kvm/kvm" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Wed Jun 17 20:54:47 2015 -1000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 32e0e38 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 6cea28d b6ac069 Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/virt/kvm/kvm Pull kvm bugfix […]

Kconfig: disable Media Controller for DVB [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "Kconfig: disable Media Controller for DVB" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab [at] osg.samsung.com> on Tue Jun 16 06:26:59 2015 -0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6cea28d (patch). Kconfig: disable Media Controller for DVB Since when […]

mm: shmem_zero_setup skip security check and lockdep conflict with XFS [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "mm: shmem_zero_setup skip security check and lockdep conflict with XFS" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Hugh Dickins <hughd [at] google.com> on Sun Jun 14 09:48:09 2015 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 66fc130 (patch). mm: shmem_zero_setup skip security check […]

i2c: slave: fix the example how to instantiate from userspace [Linux 4.1]

This Linux kernel change "i2c: slave: fix the example how to instantiate from userspace" is included in the Linux 4.1 release. This change is authored by Wolfram Sang <wsa+renesas [at] sang-engineering.com> on Mon Jun 15 19:51:46 2015 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8366610 (patch). i2c: slave: fix the example […]