Re: Nvidia drivers
On 07/06/2018 01:55 AM, Darac Marjal wrote:
> Actually, as of version 390.67-2, that's no longer needed. Quoting :
> nvidia-graphics-drivers (390.67-2) unstable; urgency=high
> * Add kmem_cache_create_usercopy.patch from Red Hat, fixing "Bad or missing
> usercopy whitelist? Kernel memory exposure attempt detected from SLUB
> object 'nvidia_stack_cache'" on Linux kernels that have disabled
> CONFIG_HARDENED_USERCOPY_FALLBACK (i.e. linux-image-4.16.0-2-* or newer).
> (Closes: #901919)
> -- Andreas Beckmann <anbe@xxxxxxxxxx> Thu, 05 Jul 2018 02:01:31 +0200
>  http://metadata.ftp-master.debian.org/changelogs/non-free/n/nvidia-graphics-drivers/nvidia-graphics-drivers_390.67-2_changelog
Thats good to know.
Unfortunately, Stretch-backports and Buster Nvidia-drivers are not in
sync with Sid right now. So this is still a necessary workaround for
Stretch-backports and Buster users.