linux: 2.6.24-29.88 -proposed tracker

Bug #736290 reported by Brad Figg on 2011-03-16
This bug affects 2 people
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Bug Description

This bug is for tracking the 2.6.24-29.88 upload package. This bug will contain status and testing results releated to that upload.

Brad Figg (brad-figg) on 2011-03-16
tags: added: kernel-release-tracking-bug
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → Medium

Accepted linux into hardy-proposed, the package will build now and be available in a few hours. Please test and give feedback here. See for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Thank you in advance!

Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

We ran the QA Regression Test suite for the Hardy proposed kernel and did not encounter any regressions, the full results of the tests can be found at : . New LUB, LBM and LRM installed correctly too. Marking this task as verification-done, Thanks all.

tags: added: verification-done
Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :

We got a new l-b-m yesterday (, can this please get a quick signoff?

Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Invalid
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Hardy):
status: New → Fix Committed
Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

Will do the check after finish testing some images on current ISO Testing, will comment shortly. Thanks.

Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

We did the verification of the new package and it's installed correctly, verification-done from us, thanks all.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package linux - 2.6.24-29.88

linux (2.6.24-29.88) hardy-proposed; urgency=low

  [ Brad Figg ]

  * Release Tracking Bug
    - LP: #736290

  [Steve Conklin]

  * Ubuntu-2.6.24-29.87
  * [Config] Allow insertchanges to work in later version chroots

  [Upstream Kernel Changes]

  * do_exit(): make sure that we run with get_fs() == USER_DS,
    - LP: #723945
    - CVE-2010-4258
  * Make the bulkstat_one compat ioctl handling more sane
    - LP: #692848
  * Fix xfs_bulkstat_one size checks & error handling
    - LP: #692848
  * xfs: always use iget in bulkstat
    - LP: #692848
  * x25: Prevent crashing when parsing bad X.25 facilities CVE-2010-4164
    - LP: #731199
    - CVE-2010-4164
  * Revised [CVE-2010-4346 Hardy] install_special_mapping skips
    security_file_mmap check. CVE-2010-4346
    - LP: #731971
    - CVE-2010-4346

linux (2.6.24-29.87) hardy-proposed; urgency=low

  [ Steve Conklin ]

  * Release Tracking Bug
    - LP: #725138

  [Upstream Kernel Changes]

  * bluetooth: Fix missing NULL check, CVE-2010-4242
    - LP: #714846
    - CVE-2010-4242
  * NFS: fix the return value of nfs_file_fsync()
    - LP: #585657
  * bio: take care not overflow page count when mapping/copying user data,
    - LP: #721441
    - CVE-2010-4162
  * filter: make sure filters dont read uninitialized memory
    - LP: #721282
    - CVE-2010-4158
  * tty: Make tiocgicount a handler, CVE-2010-4076, CVE-2010-4077
    - LP: #720189
    - CVE-2010-4077
  * block: check for proper length of iov entries earlier in
    blk_rq_map_user_iov(), CVE-2010-4163
    - LP: #721504
    - CVE-2010-4163
 -- Brad Figg <email address hidden> Wed, 16 Mar 2011 09:43:35 -0700

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Hardy):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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