Lucid update to stable

Bug #607824 reported by Steve Conklin on 2010-07-20
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Steve Conklin

Bug Description


Steve Conklin (sconklin) wrote :
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SRU Justification

Impact: The upstream process for stable tree updates is quite similar in scope to the Ubuntu SRU process, e.g., each patch has to demonstrably fix a bug, and each patch is vetted by upstream by originating either directly from Linus' tree or in a minimally backported form of that patch. The upstream stable patch set is now available. It should be included in the Ubuntu kernel as well.



The following 143 patches have been in

* ixgbe: Fix return of invalid txq
* oprofile/x86: fix uninitialized counter usage during cpu hotplug
* oprofile: remove double ring buffering
* cpumask: fix compat getaffinity
* NFSD: don't report compiled-out versions as present
* sata_nv: use ata_pci_sff_activate_host() instead of ata_host_activate()
* ARCNET: Limit com20020 PCI ID matches for SOHARD cards
* rtl8180: fix tx status reporting
* Staging: add Add Sitecom WL-349 to rtl8192su
* staging: vt6655: Fix kernel BUG on driver wpa initialization
* Fix racy use of anon_inode_getfd() in perf_event.c
* posix_timer: Fix error path in timer_create
* libata: disable ATAPI AN by default
* libata: don't flush dcache on slab pages
* mutex: Fix optimistic spinning vs. BKL
* ALSA: hda: Fix model quirk for Dell M1730
* ALSA: hda: Use LPIB for Toshiba A100-259
* ALSA: hda: Use LPIB for Acer Aspire 5110
* ALSA: hda: Use LPIB for Sony VPCS11V9E
* ALSA: hda: Use LPIB for a Shuttle device
* ACPI: video: fix acpi_backlight=video
* V4L/DVB: gspca - stv06xx: Remove the 046d:08da from the stv06xx driver
* HID: Add the GYR4101US USB ID to hid-gyration
* ar9170usb: add a couple more USB IDs
* ar9170usb: fix panic triggered by undersized rxstream buffer
* USB: visor: fix memory leak
* USB: CP210x New Device IDs 11 New device IDs
* USB: kobil: fix memory leak
* USB: option: add PID for ZTE product
* USB: option.c: Add Pirelli VID/PID and indicate Pirelli's modem interface is 0xff
* USB: serial: option: add cinterion device id
* USB: option.c: OLIVETTI OLICARD100 support
* USB: ir-usb: fix double free
* USB: kl5usb105: fix memory leak
* USB: mxc: gadget: Fix bitfield for calculating maximum packet size
* USB: unusual-dev: Add bad sense flag for Appotech ax203 based picture frames
* USB: EHCI: clear PHCD before resuming
* USB: xhci: Fix issue with set interface after stall.
* USB: xhci: Fix check for room on the ring.
* USB: xHCI: Fix wrong usage of macro TRB_TYPE
* mac80211: give warning if building w/out rate ctrl algorithm
* mac80211: Fix robust management frame handling (MFP)
* mac80211: fix rts threshold check
* drivers/base/cpu.c: fix the output from /sys/devices/system/cpu/offline
* can: Fix SJA1000 command register writes on SMP systems
* PCI quirk: Disable MSI on VIA K8T890 systems
* PCI quirks: disable msi on AMD rs4xx internal gfx bridges
* PCI: Disable MSI for MCP55 on P5N32-E SLI
* virtio_net: Make delayed refill more reliable
* mm: hugetlb: fix clear_huge_page()
* powerpc: Fix handling of strncmp with zero len
* powerpc/pseries: Only call start-cpu when a CPU is stopped
* powerpc/pseries: Mak...


Steve Conklin (sconklin) on 2010-07-20
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Steve Conklin (sconklin)
status: New → In Progress
Steve Conklin (sconklin) wrote :

The following commits have been replaced by upstream stable patches, and have been reverted:

* PCI quirk: Disable MSI on VIA K8T890 systems
* PCI quirks: disable msi on AMD rs4xx internal gfx bridges
* UBUNTU: SAUCE: tulip: Let dmfe handle davicom on non-sparc (requires new config option to be set)
      This patch was refactored to use a new configuration option so we need to make sure we set it correctly
* Attempt #2 to handle null nameidata
* tipc: Fix oops on send prior to entering networked mode (v3)
* (pre-stable) Input: psmouse - reset all types of mice before reconnecting
* jbd: jbd-debug and jbd2-debug should be writable

Steve Conklin (sconklin) wrote :

The new configuration option for the patch:

* UBUNTU: SAUCE: tulip: Let dmfe handle davicom on non-sparc

is correctly automatically set by a combination of automatically set symbols for
the architecture and driver inclusion, and there are no configuration changes required.

Steve Conklin (sconklin) on 2010-07-22
tags: added: lucid upstream-stable
Steve Conklin (sconklin) on 2010-08-31
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
importance: Undecided → Medium
milestone: none → lucid-updates
Martin Pitt (pitti) on 2010-09-01
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
milestone: lucid-updates → none
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Lucid):
milestone: none → lucid-updates
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Invalid
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Lucid):
status: New → Fix Committed
assignee: nobody → Steve Conklin (sconklin)
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
assignee: Steve Conklin (sconklin) → nobody

Accepted linux into lucid-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!

tags: added: verification-needed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package linux - 2.6.32-25.44

linux (2.6.32-25.44) lucid-proposed; urgency=low

  [ Brad Figg ]

  * SAUCE: (no-up) Modularize vesafb -- fix initialization
    - LP: #611471

  [ Stefan Bader ]

  * Revert "SAUCE: sync before umount to reduce time taken by ext4 umount"
    - LP: #543617, #585092

  [ Steve Conklin ]

  * Revert "SAUCE: tulip: Let dmfe handle davicom on non-sparc"
    - LP: #607824

  [ Tim Gardner ]

  * [Config] Added ums-cypress to udeb
    - LP: #576066

  [ Upstream Kernel Changes ]

  * Revert "PCI quirk: Disable MSI on VIA K8T890 systems"
    - LP: #607824
  * Revert "PCI quirks: disable msi on AMD rs4xx internal gfx bridges"
    - LP: #607824
  * Revert "(pre-stable) Input: psmouse - reset all types of mice before
    - LP: #607824
  * Revert "jbd: jbd-debug and jbd2-debug should be writable"
    - LP: #607824
  * Revert "ext4: Make fsync sync new parent directories in no-journal
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: Fix compat EXT4_IOC_ADD_GROUP"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: Conditionally define compat ioctl numbers"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: restart ext4_ext_remove_space() after transaction
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: Clear the EXT4_EOFBLOCKS_FL flag only when warranted"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: Avoid crashing on NULL ptr dereference on a filesystem
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: Use bitops to read/modify i_flags in struct
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: Show journal_checksum option"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: check for a good block group before loading buddy pages"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: Prevent creation of files larger than RLIMIT_FSIZE using
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: Remove extraneous newlines in ext4_msg() calls"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: init statistics after journal recovery"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: clean up inode bitmaps manipulation in ext4_free_inode"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: Do not zero out uninitialized extents beyond i_size"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: don't scan/accumulate more pages than mballoc will
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: stop issuing discards if not supported by device"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: check s_log_groups_per_flex in online resize code"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: fix quota accounting in case of fallocate"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: allow defrag (EXT4_IOC_MOVE_EXT) in 32bit compat mode"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: rename ext4_mb_release_desc() to ext4_mb_unload_buddy()"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: Remove unnecessary call to ext4_get_group_desc() in
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: fix memory leaks in error path handling of
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: check missed return value in ext4_sync_file()"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: Issue the discard operation *before* releasing the blocks
    to be reused"
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ext4: Fix buffer head leaks after calls to
    - LP: #615548
  * Revert "ex...

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