linux-2.4.33 released

From: Marcelo Tosatti
Date: Fri Aug 11 2006 - 00:16:39 EST


- 2.4.33-rc3 was released as 2.4.33 with no changes.

Summary of changes from v2.4.33-rc2 to v2.4.33-rc3

Andreas Haumer:
[PATCH-2.4] Typo in cdrom.c

Kirill Korotaev:
EXT3: ext3 block bitmap leakage

Marcelo Tosatti:
Change VERSION to 2.4.33-rc3

Willy Tarreau:
ethtool: two oopses in ethtool_set_coalesce() and ethtool_set_pauseparam()

Summary of changes from v2.4.33-rc1 to v2.4.33-rc2

Marcelo Tosatti:
Change VERSION to v2.4.33-rc2

Mikael Pettersson:
[PATCH 2.4.33-rc1] repair __ide_dma_no_op breakage

Solar Designer:
[NETFILTER]: Fix do_add_counters race, possible oops or info leak (CVE-2006-0039)

Vlad Yasevich:
[SCTP]: Validate the parameter length in HB-ACK chunk. (CVE-2006-1857)
[SCTP]: Respect the real chunk length when walking parameters. (CVE-2006-1858)

Willy Tarreau:
Fix vfs_unlink/NFS NULL pointer dereference
range checking for sleep states sent to /proc/acpi/sleep

Summary of changes from v2.4.33-pre3 to v2.4.33-rc1

Jean Delvare:
scx200_acb: Fix resource name use after free
i2c: Delete 2 out-of-date, colliding ioctl defines

Jesper Juhl:
fix mem-leak in netfilter

Kirill Korotaev:
[NETFILTER]: Fix possible overflow in netfilters do_replace()

Marcelo Tosatti:
Contact information update
Vadim Egorov: ext3 link/unlink race
Fix vfs_unlink issue introduced by link/unlink race correction
Update VERSION to v2.4.33-rc1

Olaf Kirch:
smbfs chroot issue (CVE-2006-1864)

Patrick McHardy:
[NETFILTER]: SNMP NAT: fix memory corruption

Pradeep Vincent:
Neighbour Cache (ARP) State machine bug Fixed

Sergei Shtylyov:
AMD Au1xx0: fix ethernet TX stats

Shaun Tancheff:
USB: Gadget RNDIS fix alloc bug. (buffer overflow)

Sridhar Samudrala:
[SCTP]: Fix state table entries for chunks received in CLOSED state. (CVE-2006-2271)
[SCTP]: Fix panic's when receiving fragmented SCTP control chunks. (CVE-2006-2272)

Stephen Hemminger:
[IPV4]: ip_route_input panic fix (CVE-2006-1525)

Theodore Ts'o:
Fix memory leak when the ext3's journal file is corrupted

Vladislav Yasevich:
[SCTP]: Prevent possible infinite recursion with multiple bundled DATA. (CVE-2006-2274)

fix /proc/partitions display with USB-FDD geometry
Merge branch 'origin'
fix /proc/partitions display with USB-FDD geometry
ext2: update inode ctime on rename()
bonding: remove a warning with gcc 3
block: remove the annoying 'blk: queue %p I/O limit %luMb' messages
scripts : ver_linux does not report recent binutils version
3c59x: reload EEPROM values at rmmod for needy cards
netdrv: fix b44 loading after bcm4400
netdrv: b44 driver must ignore carrier lost errors
drm: gcc complains that print_heap() in radeon_mem.c is not used.
ide: trying to enable DMA may cause an oops
Merge branch 'updates'
JBD: avoid panic on corrupted journal superblock (from akpm)

Willy Tarreau:
forcedeth update to 0.50

Summary of changes from v2.4.33-pre2 to v2.4.33-pre3

Andi Kleen:
x86_64: Check for bad elf entry address.
Always check that RIPs are canonical during signal handling
x86-64: Always check that RIPs are canonical during signal handling (update)
i386/x86-64: Fix x87 information leak between processes

Craig Brind:
via-rhine: zero pad short packets on Rhine I ethernet cards

David S. Miller:
ip_queue: Fix wrong skb->len == nlmsg_len assumption

Hugh Dickins:
fix shm mprotect (CVE-2006-1524)

Jeff Layton:
2.4 nfs cache consistency problem with mmap'ed files

Jesse Brandeburg:
build fix: auto_fs4 changes broke ppc64 build

Marcelo Tosatti:
Change VERSION to v2.4.33-pre3
Fix printk length modifier of NFS mmap consistency patch

Marek Szuba:
quota_v2 module taints the kernel (missing licence)

Marin Mitov:
DRM: drm_stub_open() range checking

Mika Kukkonen:
VLAN: Add two missing checks to vlan_ioctl_handler()

Pavel Kankovsky:
Fix small information leak in SO_ORIGINAL_DST and getname()

Stefan-W. Hahn:
Corrected faulty syntax in drivers/input/

Stephen Rothwell:
PPC64: fix sys_rt_sigreturn() return type

e1000: Fix mii-tool access to setting speed and duplex

Summary of changes from v2.4.33-pre1 to v2.4.33-pre2

Adrian Bunk:
document that gcc 4 is not supported

dann frazier:
proc_pid_cmdline() race fix (CAN-2004-1058)

David S. Miller:
[SPARC]: Fix compile failures in math-emu.

Guennadi Liakhovetski:
usb-uhci.c: wrong sign comparison in status check

[PATCH, 2.4] wan sdla: fix probable security hole
orinoco: CVE-2005-3180: Information leakage due to incorrect padding

Jacek Lipkowski:
make 2.4.32 work on i486 again

Jesse Brandeburg:
e1000: fix BUG reported due to calling msec_delay in irq context

Marcelo Tosatti:
Alpha: fix recursive inlining failure in pci_iommu.c
Change VERSION to 2.4.33-pre2

ODonnell, Michael:
PATCH: hash-table corruption in bond_alb.c

Pete Zaitcev:
usbserial: using int for CPU flags is incorrect on x86_64

Rik van Riel:
fix overflow in inode.c

Steven J. Hathaway:
SAMSUNG CD-ROM SC-140 fails on DMA

Vincent Fortier:
Documentation error 2.4.x aic7xxx

Willy Tarreau:
Merge branch 'master' of /data/projets/git/linux/linux-2.4
Merge branch 'master' of /data/projets/git/linux/linux-2.4

Summary of changes from v2.4.32 to v2.4.33-pre1

Adrian Bunk:
airo.c/airo_cs.c: correct prototypes
drivers/scsi/dpt_i2o.c: fix a NULL pointer dereference

Akira Tsukamoto:
fix for clock running too fast
ide: add recent ATI IXP300/400 PATA support

Chris Ross:
Don't panic on IDE DMA errors

dann frazier:
Backport of CVE-2005-2709 fix

Dave Anderson:
x86-64: user code panics kernel in exec.c (CVE-2005-2708)

David S. Miller:
[SPARC64]: Fix trap state reading for instruction_access_exception.
[SPARC64]: Do not call winfix_dax blindly
[SPARC64]: Revamp Spitfire error trap handling.
[SPARC64]: More fully work around Spitfire Errata 51.
[IPV6] mcast: IPV6 side of IGMP DoS fix.

David Stevens:
[IGMP]: workaround for IGMP v1/v2 bug

local denial-of-service with file lease

Jeff Garzik:
[libata] resync with kernel 2.6.13
[libata sata_sx4] trim trailing whitespace
[libata] resync with 2.6.14
[libata] resync with 2.6.15-rc3
[libata] fix build
[libata] fix potential oops in pdev_printk() compat helper

Karl Magnus Kolstoe:
add Pioneer DRM-624X to drivers/scsi/scsi_scan.c

Konstantin Khorenko:
sis900: come alive after temporary memory shortage

Krzysztof Strasburger:
NFS server as a module with -mregparm=3

Linus Torvalds:
Fix ptrace self-attach rule (2.6 backport)

Maciej W. Rozycki:
fs/smbfs/proc.c: fix data corruption in smb_proc_setattr_unix()

Marcelo Tosatti:
Revert broken sis900 update
Change VERSION to 2.4.33-pre1

Marcus Meissner:
Fix sendmsg overflow (CVE-2005-2490)

dcache: avoid race when updating nr_unused count of unused dentries

Nick Warne:
Reintroduction i386 CONFIG_DUMMY_KEYB option

Pete Zaitcev:
usb: ehci in 2.4 with async_unlink

Vasily Averin:
sis900: come alive after temporary memory shortage (fixed version)
aic7xxx: reset handler selects a wrong command

Vijay Sampath:
MTD: kernel stuck in tight loop occasionally on flash access

Willy Tarreau:
IPv6: small fix for ip6_mc_msfilter
Fix SATA update KM_IRQ issue with highmem

Yan Zheng:
IPv6: fix refcnt of struct ip6_flowlabel

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