powerpc/fadump: Do not allow hot-remove memory from fadump reserved area. [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "powerpc/fadump: Do not allow hot-remove memory from fadump reserved area" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Mahesh Salgaonkar <mahesh [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Mon Aug 20 13:47:32 2018 +0530. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e7226c6 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

powerpc/perf: Fix thresholding counter data for unknown type [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "powerpc/perf: Fix thresholding counter data for unknown type" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Madhavan Srinivasan <maddy [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Sun Dec 9 14:48:15 2018 +0530. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e1fe3f1 (patch) which is from upstream commit 17cfccc. The […]

powerpc/pseries: Fix how we iterate over the DTL entries [Linux 3.16.63]

This Linux kernel change "powerpc/pseries: Fix how we iterate over the DTL entries" is included in the Linux 3.16.63 release. This change is authored by Naveen N. Rao <naveen.n.rao [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Thu Sep 27 13:40:58 2018 +0530. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b49a472 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

powerpc/pseries: Fix DTL buffer registration [Linux 3.16.63]

This Linux kernel change "powerpc/pseries: Fix DTL buffer registration" is included in the Linux 3.16.63 release. This change is authored by Naveen N. Rao <naveen.n.rao [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Thu Sep 27 13:40:57 2018 +0530. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e49692c (patch) which is from upstream commit db787af. The same Linux […]

rcu: Force boolean subscript for expedited stall warnings [Linux 4.4.174]

This Linux kernel change "rcu: Force boolean subscript for expedited stall warnings" is included in the Linux 4.4.174 release. This change is authored by Paul E. McKenney <paulmck [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Mon Jan 11 16:29:29 2016 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 60c7f8f (patch) which is from upstream commit ec3833e. […]

ibmveth: fix DMA unmap error in ibmveth_xmit_start error path [Linux 4.4.170]

This Linux kernel change "ibmveth: fix DMA unmap error in ibmveth_xmit_start error path" is included in the Linux 4.4.170 release. This change is authored by Tyrel Datwyler <tyreld [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Mon Dec 31 15:43:01 2018 -0600. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ba2f5c1 (patch) which is from upstream commit 756af9c. […]

ibmveth: fix DMA unmap error in ibmveth_xmit_start error path [Linux 3.18.132]

This Linux kernel change "ibmveth: fix DMA unmap error in ibmveth_xmit_start error path" is included in the Linux 3.18.132 release. This change is authored by Tyrel Datwyler <tyreld [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Mon Dec 31 15:43:01 2018 -0600. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9514524 (patch) which is from upstream commit 756af9c. […]

ibmveth: fix DMA unmap error in ibmveth_xmit_start error path [Linux 4.14.92]

This Linux kernel change "ibmveth: fix DMA unmap error in ibmveth_xmit_start error path" is included in the Linux 4.14.92 release. This change is authored by Tyrel Datwyler <tyreld [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Mon Dec 31 15:43:01 2018 -0600. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8d34934 (patch) which is from upstream commit 756af9c. […]

ibmveth: fix DMA unmap error in ibmveth_xmit_start error path [Linux 4.9.149]

This Linux kernel change "ibmveth: fix DMA unmap error in ibmveth_xmit_start error path" is included in the Linux 4.9.149 release. This change is authored by Tyrel Datwyler <tyreld [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Mon Dec 31 15:43:01 2018 -0600. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b3ebeeb (patch) which is from upstream commit 756af9c. […]

locking: Remove smp_read_barrier_depends() from queued_spin_lock_slowpath() [Linux 4.14.90]

This Linux kernel change "locking: Remove smp_read_barrier_depends() from queued_spin_lock_slowpath()" is included in the Linux 4.14.90 release. This change is authored by Paul E. McKenney <paulmck [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Tue Dec 18 18:13:51 2018 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a9febd6 (patch) which is from upstream commit 548095d. The same Linux […]

powerpc/pseries: Fix unitialized timer reset on migration [Linux 3.16.62]

This Linux kernel change "powerpc/pseries: Fix unitialized timer reset on migration" is included in the Linux 3.16.62 release. This change is authored by Michael Bringmann <mwb [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Thu Sep 20 11:45:13 2018 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 38023af (patch) which is from upstream commit 8604895. The same […]

powerpc/pseries: Fix endianness while restoring of r3 in MCE handler. [Linux 3.16.62]

This Linux kernel change "powerpc/pseries: Fix endianness while restoring of r3 in MCE handler" is included in the Linux 3.16.62 release. This change is authored by Mahesh Salgaonkar <mahesh [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Tue Aug 7 19:46:46 2018 +0530. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is bd86251 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

powerpc/pseries: Avoid using the size greater than RTAS_ERROR_LOG_MAX. [Linux 3.16.62]

This Linux kernel change "powerpc/pseries: Avoid using the size greater than RTAS_ERROR_LOG_MAX" is included in the Linux 3.16.62 release. This change is authored by Mahesh Salgaonkar <mahesh [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Wed Jul 4 23:27:02 2018 +0530. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 20a334b (patch) which is from upstream commit 74e96bf. The […]

s390/kvm: fix deadlock when killed by oom [Linux 3.16.62]

This Linux kernel change "s390/kvm: fix deadlock when killed by oom" is included in the Linux 3.16.62 release. This change is authored by Claudio Imbrenda <imbrenda [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Mon Jul 16 10:38:57 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is be1a6d7 (patch) which is from upstream commit 306d6c4. The same […]

shmem: introduce shmem_inode_acct_block [Linux 4.9.143]

This Linux kernel change "shmem: introduce shmem_inode_acct_block" is included in the Linux 4.9.143 release. This change is authored by Mike Rapoport <rppt [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Wed Sep 6 16:22:59 2017 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9815b0f (patch) which is from upstream commit 0f07969. The same Linux upstream change may […]

shmem: shmem_charge: verify max_block is not exceeded before inode update [Linux 4.9.143]

This Linux kernel change "shmem: shmem_charge: verify max_block is not exceeded before inode update" is included in the Linux 4.9.143 release. This change is authored by Mike Rapoport <rppt [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Wed Sep 6 16:22:56 2017 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is cae7ed2 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

ima: re-initialize iint->atomic_flags [Linux 4.9.142]

This Linux kernel change "ima: re-initialize iint->atomic_flags" is included in the Linux 4.9.142 release. This change is authored by Mimi Zohar <zohar [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Tue Jan 23 10:00:41 2018 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1f89834 (patch) which is from upstream commit e259807. The same Linux upstream change may […]

ima: always measure and audit files in policy [Linux 4.9.142]

This Linux kernel change "ima: always measure and audit files in policy" is included in the Linux 4.9.142 release. This change is authored by Mimi Zohar <zohar [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Sat Jun 17 23:56:23 2017 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5f9fb1a (patch) which is from upstream commit f3cc6b2. The […]

powerpc/numa: Suppress "VPHN is not supported" messages [Linux 4.9.142]

This Linux kernel change "powerpc/numa: Suppress “VPHN is not supported” messages" is included in the Linux 4.9.142 release. This change is authored by Satheesh Rajendran <sathnaga [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Thu Nov 8 10:47:56 2018 +0530. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 636374c (patch) which is from upstream commit 437ccdc. The same […]

scsi: qla2xxx: do not queue commands when unloading [Linux 4.4.166]

This Linux kernel change "scsi: qla2xxx: do not queue commands when unloading" is included in the Linux 4.4.166 release. This change is authored by Mauricio Faria de Oliveira <mauricfo [at] linux.vnet.ibm.com> on Mon Nov 7 17:53:30 2016 -0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c27b8a4 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]