Sunday, April 8, 2007

New Stable Kernel Released

New stable kernel ( has been released by the -Stable team which consist of small updates (2 for more specific). Here's the latest changelog (i put them here since it's relative small):

commit cfb2b70d931ad6aa5f66cf667b393478e33376f8
Author: Chris Wright <>
Date: Fri Apr 6 13:02:48 2007 -0700


commit 05e624110bd9d839ad9ac1ffe2d0e01d11b2b604
Author: Herbert Xu <>
Date: Sat Mar 31 12:14:37 2007 +1000

[PATCH] CRYPTO api: Use the right value when advancing scatterwalk_copychunks

In the scatterwalk_copychunks loop, We should be advancing by
len_this_page and not nbytes. The latter is the total length.

Signed-off-by: Herbert Xu <>
Signed-off-by: Chris Wright <>

commit 470cf5d01d702afb4fa0900c6085b39fb03aa899
Author: Paolo 'Blaisorblade' Giarrusso <>
Date: Sat Mar 31 03:20:27 2007 +0200

[PATCH] uml: fix static linking for real

There was a typo in commit b40b478e9972ec14cf144f1a03f88918789cbfe0,
preventing it from working - 32bit binaries crashed hopelessly before
the below fix and work perfectly now.

Signed-off-by: Paolo 'Blaisorblade' Giarrusso <>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <>
[chrisw: update changelog to reflect -stable commit id]
Signed-off-by: Chris Wright <>