Linux 4.6 [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "Linux 4.6" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sun May 15 15:43:13 2016 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2dcd0af (patch) which is from upstream commit 5f95063. The same Linux upstream change may have […]

nf_conntrack: avoid kernel pointer value leak in slab name [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "nf_conntrack: avoid kernel pointer value leak in slab name" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sat May 14 11:11:44 2016 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 31b0b38 (patch). nf_conntrack: avoid kernel pointer value leak […]

drivers: net: xgene: fix statistics counters race condition [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "drivers: net: xgene: fix statistics counters race condition" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Iyappan Subramanian <isubramanian [at] apm.com> on Fri May 13 16:53:00 2016 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3bb502f (patch). drivers: net: xgene: fix statistics counters race […]

drivers: net: xgene: fix ununiform latency across queues [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "drivers: net: xgene: fix ununiform latency across queues" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Iyappan Subramanian <isubramanian [at] apm.com> on Fri May 13 16:52:59 2016 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1b090a4 (patch). drivers: net: xgene: fix ununiform latency across […]

Merge tag ‘regulator-fix-v4.6-rc7’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/broonie/regulator [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘regulator-fix-v4.6-rc7’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/broonie/regulator" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Fri May 13 09:46:00 2016 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c3548b7 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: c42b8fe 9689dab Merge tag […]

Merge tag ‘regmap-fix-v4.6-rc7’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/broonie/regmap [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘regmap-fix-v4.6-rc7’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/broonie/regmap" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Fri May 13 09:40:32 2016 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c42b8fe (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 90fa7c7 2a2cd52 Merge tag […]

Merge tag ‘media/v4.6-6’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/mchehab/linux-media [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘media/v4.6-6’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/mchehab/linux-media" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Fri May 13 09:34:59 2016 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 90fa7c7 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 9dcf8a5 93f0750 Merge tag […]

Merge remote-tracking branches ‘regulator/fix/axp20x’, ‘regulator/fix/da9063’, ‘regulator/fix/gpio’ and ‘regulator/fix/s2mps11’ into regulator-linus [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "Merge remote-tracking branches ‘regulator/fix/axp20x’, ‘regulator/fix/da9063’, ‘regulator/fix/gpio’ and ‘regulator/fix/s2mps11’ into regulator-linus" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Mark Brown <broonie [at] kernel.org> on Fri May 13 11:11:08 2016 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9689dab (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

Merge remote-tracking branches ‘regmap/fix/be’, ‘regmap/fix/doc’ and ‘regmap/fix/spmi’ into regmap-linus [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "Merge remote-tracking branches ‘regmap/fix/be’, ‘regmap/fix/doc’ and ‘regmap/fix/spmi’ into regmap-linus" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Mark Brown <broonie [at] kernel.org> on Fri May 13 10:36:10 2016 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2a2cd52 (patch) which is from upstream commit 066a0e0. […]

Merge remote-tracking branch ‘regmap/fix/mmio’ into regmap-linus [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "Merge remote-tracking branch ‘regmap/fix/mmio’ into regmap-linus" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Mark Brown <broonie [at] kernel.org> on Fri May 13 10:36:09 2016 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 066a0e0 (patch) which is from upstream commit e02aacb. The same Linux […]

xen-netback: fix extra_info handling in xenvif_tx_err() [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "xen-netback: fix extra_info handling in xenvif_tx_err()" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Paul Durrant <Paul.Durrant [at] citrix.com> on Thu May 12 14:43:03 2016 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 72eec92 (patch). xen-netback: fix extra_info handling in xenvif_tx_err() Patch 562abd39 “xen-netback: […]

Merge tag ‘perf-urgent-for-mingo-20160512’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/acme/linux into perf/urgent [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘perf-urgent-for-mingo-20160512’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/acme/linux into perf/urgent" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Ingo Molnar <mingo [at] kernel.org> on Fri May 13 07:35:12 2016 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 636fa4a (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 9f448cd 42ef8a7 […]

mm: thp: calculate the mapcount correctly for THP pages during WP faults [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "mm: thp: calculate the mapcount correctly for THP pages during WP faults" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Andrea Arcangeli <aarcange [at] redhat.com> on Thu May 12 15:42:25 2016 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6d0a07e (patch). mm: thp: calculate […]

ksm: fix conflict between mmput and scan_get_next_rmap_item [Linux 4.6]

This Linux kernel change "ksm: fix conflict between mmput and scan_get_next_rmap_item" is included in the Linux 4.6 release. This change is authored by Zhou Chengming <zhouchengming1 [at] huawei.com> on Thu May 12 15:42:21 2016 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7496fea (patch). ksm: fix conflict between mmput and scan_get_next_rmap_item A […]