Linux 4.19 Release

This post summarizes new features, bugfixes and changes in Linux 4.19 kernel release. There are 796917 lines of Linux source code changed/added in Linux 4.19 release compared to Linux 4.18 release. To view the source code of Linux 4.19 kernel release online, please check the linux-stable tree for Linux 4.19. If you would like to […]

MAINTAINERS: Add an entry for the code of conduct [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "MAINTAINERS: Add an entry for the code of conduct" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh [at] linuxfoundation.org> on Fri Oct 19 11:30:16 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8e630c3 (patch). MAINTAINERS: Add an entry for the […]

Code of Conduct: Change the contact email address [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "Code of Conduct: Change the contact email address" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh [at] linuxfoundation.org> on Fri Oct 19 11:08:12 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f3f76d6 (patch). Code of Conduct: Change the contact email […]

Code of Conduct Interpretation: Put in the proper URL for the committee [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "Code of Conduct Interpretation: Put in the proper URL for the committee" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh [at] linuxfoundation.org> on Fri Oct 19 11:04:07 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d117a85 (patch). Code of Conduct […]

Code of Conduct: Provide links between the two documents [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "Code of Conduct: Provide links between the two documents" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh [at] linuxfoundation.org> on Fri Oct 19 10:45:08 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f7e5858 (patch). Code of Conduct: Provide links between […]

Code of Conduct Interpretation: Properly reference the TAB correctly [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "Code of Conduct Interpretation: Properly reference the TAB correctly" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh [at] linuxfoundation.org> on Fri Oct 19 10:28:14 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d84feee (patch). Code of Conduct Interpretation: Properly reference […]

Code of Conduct Interpretation: Add document explaining how the Code of Conduct is to be interpreted [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "Code of Conduct Interpretation: Add document explaining how the Code of Conduct is to be interpreted" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh [at] linuxfoundation.org> on Sun Oct 14 16:16:47 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 79dbeed […]

Code of conduct: Fix wording around maintainers enforcing the code of conduct [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "Code of conduct: Fix wording around maintainers enforcing the code of conduct" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Chris Mason <clm [at] fb.com> on Thu Oct 11 09:09:31 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c1d1ba8 (patch). Code of conduct: […]

Revert "neighbour: force neigh_invalidate when NUD_FAILED update is from admin" [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "Revert “neighbour: force neigh_invalidate when NUD_FAILED update is from admin”" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Roopa Prabhu <roopa [at] cumulusnetworks.com> on Sat Oct 20 18:09:31 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d2fb4fb (patch). Revert “neighbour: force neigh_invalidate when […]

net/ipv6: Fix index counter for unicast addresses in in6_dump_addrs [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "net/ipv6: Fix index counter for unicast addresses in in6_dump_addrs" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by David Ahern <dsahern [at] gmail.com> on Fri Oct 19 10:00:19 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4ba4c56 (patch). net/ipv6: Fix index counter for unicast […]

i2c: rcar: cleanup DMA for all kinds of failure [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "i2c: rcar: cleanup DMA for all kinds of failure" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Wolfram Sang <wsa+renesas [at] sang-engineering.com> on Fri Oct 19 21:15:26 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 31d8603 (patch). i2c: rcar: cleanup DMA for all […]

MAINTAINERS: Add entry for Broadcom STB I2C controller [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "MAINTAINERS: Add entry for Broadcom STB I2C controller" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Kamal Dasu <kdasu.kdev [at] gmail.com> on Wed Oct 17 12:05:09 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 72a7a4a (patch). MAINTAINERS: Add entry for Broadcom STB I2C […]

net: fix pskb_trim_rcsum_slow() with odd trim offset [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "net: fix pskb_trim_rcsum_slow() with odd trim offset" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Dimitris Michailidis <dmichail [at] google.com> on Fri Oct 19 17:07:13 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d55bef5 (patch). net: fix pskb_trim_rcsum_slow() with odd trim offset We’ve […]

Merge tag ‘drm-fixes-2018-10-20-1’ of git://anongit.freedesktop.org/drm/drm [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘drm-fixes-2018-10-20-1’ of git://anongit.freedesktop.org/drm/drm" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh [at] linuxfoundation.org> on Sat Oct 20 09:23:12 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 270b77a (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 6b5201c fe7acd1 Merge tag […]

Merge tag ‘trace-v4.19-rc8-2’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rostedt/linux-trace [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘trace-v4.19-rc8-2’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rostedt/linux-trace" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh [at] linuxfoundation.org> on Sat Oct 20 09:20:48 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6b5201c (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: d4ec49d ba0e41c Merge tag […]

Merge tag ‘drm-misc-fixes-2018-10-19’ of git://anongit.freedesktop.org/drm/drm-misc into drm-fixes [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘drm-misc-fixes-2018-10-19’ of git://anongit.freedesktop.org/drm/drm-misc into drm-fixes" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Dave Airlie <airlied [at] redhat.com> on Sat Oct 20 07:18:12 2018 +1000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fe7acd1 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: f8e6e1b e84cb60 […]

selftests: ftrace: Add synthetic event syntax testcase [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "selftests: ftrace: Add synthetic event syntax testcase" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat [at] kernel.org> on Thu Oct 18 22:13:02 2018 +0900. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ba0e41c (patch). selftests: ftrace: Add synthetic event syntax testcase Add […]

tracing: Fix synthetic event to allow semicolon at end [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "tracing: Fix synthetic event to allow semicolon at end" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat [at] kernel.org> on Thu Oct 18 22:12:34 2018 +0900. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a360d9e (patch). tracing: Fix synthetic event to allow […]

tracing: Fix synthetic event to accept unsigned modifier [Linux 4.19]

This Linux kernel change "tracing: Fix synthetic event to accept unsigned modifier" is included in the Linux 4.19 release. This change is authored by Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat [at] kernel.org> on Thu Oct 18 22:12:05 2018 +0900. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 282447b (patch). tracing: Fix synthetic event to accept unsigned […]