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[PATCH 4.4 00/45] 4.4.63-stable review




This is the start of the stable review cycle for the 4.4.63 release.
There are 45 patches in this series, all will be posted as a response
to this one.  If anyone has any issues with these being applied, please
let me know.

Responses should be made by Fri Apr 21 14:16:23 UTC 2017.
Anything received after that time might be too late.

The whole patch series can be found in one patch at:
	kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/stable-review/patch-4.4.63-rc1.gz
or in the git tree and branch at:
  git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-stable-rc.git linux-4.4.y
and the diffstat can be found below.

thanks,

greg k-h

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Pseudo-Shortlog of commits:

Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    Linux 4.4.63-rc1

Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    MIPS: fix Select HAVE_IRQ_EXIT_ON_IRQ_STACK patch.

Marcelo Ricardo Leitner <marcelo.leitner@xxxxxxxxx>
    sctp: deny peeloff operation on asocs with threads sleeping on it

Mantas M <grawity@xxxxxxxxx>
    net: ipv6: check route protocol when deleting routes

Richard Genoud <richard.genoud@xxxxxxxxx>
    tty/serial: atmel: RS485 half duplex w/DMA: enable RX after TX is done

NeilBrown <neilb@xxxxxxxx>
    SUNRPC: fix refcounting problems with auth_gss messages.

Thomas Falcon <tlfalcon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    ibmveth: calculate gso_segs for large packets

Ben Hutchings <ben@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    catc: Use heap buffer for memory size test

Ben Hutchings <ben@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    catc: Combine failure cleanup code in catc_probe()

Ben Hutchings <ben@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    rtl8150: Use heap buffers for all register access

Ben Hutchings <ben@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    pegasus: Use heap buffers for all register access

Omar Sandoval <osandov@xxxxxx>
    virtio-console: avoid DMA from stack

Stefan Brüns <stefan.bruens@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    dvb-usb-firmware: don't do DMA on stack

Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    dvb-usb: don't use stack for firmware load

Kees Cook <keescook@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
    mm: Tighten x86 /dev/mem with zeroing reads

Thierry Reding <treding@xxxxxxxxxx>
    rtc: tegra: Implement clock handling

Lee, Chun-Yi <joeyli.kernel@xxxxxxxxx>
    platform/x86: acer-wmi: setup accelerometer when machine has appropriate notify event

Daeho Jeong <daeho.jeong@xxxxxxxxxxx>
    ext4: fix inode checksum calculation problem if i_extra_size is small

Arnd Bergmann <arnd@xxxxxxxx>
    dvb-usb-v2: avoid use-after-free

Miaoqing Pan <miaoqing@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    ath9k: fix NULL pointer dereference

Herbert Xu <herbert@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    crypto: ahash - Fix EINPROGRESS notification callback

Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    powerpc: Disable HFSCR[TM] if TM is not supported

Minchan Kim <minchan@xxxxxxxxxx>
    zram: do not use copy_page with non-page aligned address

Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@xxxxxxxxxx>
    kvm: fix page struct leak in handle_vmon

Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    Revert "MIPS: Lantiq: Fix cascaded IRQ setup"

Max Bires <jbires@xxxxxxxxxx>
    char: lack of bool string made CONFIG_DEVPORT always on

Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    char: Drop bogus dependency of DEVPORT on !M68K

Steven Rostedt (VMware) <rostedt@xxxxxxxxxxx>
    ftrace: Fix removing of second function probe

Tyler Baker <tyler.baker@xxxxxxxxxx>
    irqchip/irq-imx-gpcv2: Fix spinlock initialization

Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@xxxxxxxxx>
    libnvdimm: fix reconfig_mutex, mmap_sem, and jbd2_handle lockdep splat

Juergen Gross <jgross@xxxxxxxx>
    xen, fbfront: fix connecting to backend

Martin K. Petersen <martin.petersen@xxxxxxxxxx>
    scsi: sd: Fix capacity calculation with 32-bit sector_t

Fam Zheng <famz@xxxxxxxxxx>
    scsi: sd: Consider max_xfer_blocks if opt_xfer_blocks is unusable

Martin K. Petersen <martin.petersen@xxxxxxxxxx>
    scsi: sr: Sanity check returned mode data

Nicholas Bellinger <nab@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    iscsi-target: Drop work-around for legacy GlobalSAN initiator

Nicholas Bellinger <nab@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    iscsi-target: Fix TMR reference leak during session shutdown

Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@xxxxxxxxx>
    acpi, nfit, libnvdimm: fix interleave set cookie calculation (64-bit comparison)

Thomas Gleixner <tglx@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    x86/vdso: Plug race between mapping and ELF header setup

Mathias Krause <minipli@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    x86/vdso: Ensure vdso32_enabled gets set to valid values only

Peter Zijlstra <peterz@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    perf/x86: Avoid exposing wrong/stale data in intel_pmu_lbr_read_32()

Cameron Gutman <aicommander@xxxxxxxxx>
    Input: xpad - add support for Razer Wildcat gamepad

Germano Percossi <germano.percossi@xxxxxxxxxx>
    CIFS: store results of cifs_reopen_file to avoid infinite wait

Ilia Mirkin <imirkin@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
    drm/nouveau/mmu/nv4a: use nv04 mmu rather than the nv44 one

Ilia Mirkin <imirkin@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
    drm/nouveau/mpeg: mthd returns true on success now

Kirill A. Shutemov <kirill.shutemov@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    thp: fix MADV_DONTNEED vs clear soft dirty race

Tejun Heo <tj@xxxxxxxxxx>
    cgroup, kthread: close race window where new kthreads can be migrated to non-root cgroups


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Diffstat:

 Makefile                                          |  4 +-
 arch/mips/Kconfig                                 |  4 +-
 arch/mips/lantiq/irq.c                            | 38 ++++++-----
 arch/powerpc/kernel/setup_64.c                    |  9 +++
 arch/x86/entry/vdso/vdso32-setup.c                | 11 ++-
 arch/x86/include/asm/elf.h                        |  2 +-
 arch/x86/kernel/cpu/perf_event_intel_lbr.c        |  3 +
 arch/x86/kvm/vmx.c                                | 10 ++-
 arch/x86/mm/init.c                                | 41 +++++++++---
 crypto/ahash.c                                    | 79 ++++++++++++++--------
 drivers/acpi/nfit.c                               |  6 +-
 drivers/block/zram/zram_drv.c                     |  6 +-
 drivers/char/Kconfig                              |  6 +-
 drivers/char/mem.c                                | 82 ++++++++++++++---------
 drivers/char/virtio_console.c                     | 12 +++-
 drivers/gpu/drm/nouveau/nvkm/engine/device/base.c |  2 +-
 drivers/gpu/drm/nouveau/nvkm/engine/mpeg/nv31.c   |  2 +-
 drivers/gpu/drm/nouveau/nvkm/engine/mpeg/nv44.c   |  2 +-
 drivers/input/joystick/xpad.c                     |  2 +
 drivers/irqchip/irq-imx-gpcv2.c                   |  2 +
 drivers/media/usb/dvb-usb-v2/dvb_usb_core.c       |  9 +--
 drivers/media/usb/dvb-usb/dvb-usb-firmware.c      | 33 +++++----
 drivers/net/ethernet/ibm/ibmveth.c                | 12 +++-
 drivers/net/usb/catc.c                            | 56 ++++++++++------
 drivers/net/usb/pegasus.c                         | 29 ++++++--
 drivers/net/usb/rtl8150.c                         | 34 ++++++++--
 drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath9k/common-spectral.c  |  8 ++-
 drivers/nvdimm/bus.c                              |  6 ++
 drivers/platform/x86/acer-wmi.c                   | 22 ++++--
 drivers/rtc/rtc-tegra.c                           | 28 +++++++-
 drivers/scsi/sd.c                                 | 23 ++++++-
 drivers/scsi/sr.c                                 |  6 +-
 drivers/target/iscsi/iscsi_target_parameters.c    | 16 -----
 drivers/target/iscsi/iscsi_target_util.c          | 12 ++--
 drivers/tty/serial/atmel_serial.c                 | 11 ++-
 drivers/video/fbdev/xen-fbfront.c                 |  4 +-
 fs/cifs/file.c                                    |  6 +-
 fs/ext4/inode.c                                   |  5 +-
 fs/proc/task_mmu.c                                |  9 ++-
 include/crypto/internal/hash.h                    | 10 +++
 include/linux/cgroup.h                            | 21 ++++++
 include/linux/sched.h                             |  4 ++
 kernel/cgroup.c                                   |  9 +--
 kernel/kthread.c                                  |  3 +
 kernel/trace/ftrace.c                             | 20 ++++--
 net/ipv6/route.c                                  |  2 +
 net/sctp/socket.c                                 |  8 ++-
 net/sunrpc/auth_gss/auth_gss.c                    |  7 +-
 48 files changed, 519 insertions(+), 217 deletions(-)