[PATCH 4.8 00/10] 4.8.1-stable review

From: Greg Kroah-Hartman
Date: Thu Oct 06 2016 - 04:18:41 EST

This is the start of the stable review cycle for the 4.8.1 release.
There are 10 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 Sat Oct 8 07:47:33 UTC 2016.
Anything received after that time might be too late.

The whole patch series can be found in one patch at:
or in the git tree and branch at:
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-stable-rc.git linux-4.8.y
and the diffstat can be found below.


greg k-h

Pseudo-Shortlog of commits:

Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Linux 4.8.1-rc1

Takashi Iwai <tiwai@xxxxxxx>
ALSA: hda - Add the top speaker pin config for HP Spectre x360

Hui Wang <hui.wang@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
ALSA: hda - Fix headset mic detection problem for several Dell laptops

Hui Wang <hui.wang@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
ALSA: hda - Adding one more ALC255 pin definition for headset problem

Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Revert "usbtmc: convert to devm_kzalloc"

Kyle Jones <kyle@xxxxxxxxx>
USB: serial: cp210x: Add ID for a Juniper console

Nicolas Iooss <nicolas.iooss_linux@xxxxxxx>
usb: usbip: vudc: fix left shift overflow

Ksenija Stanojevic <ksenija.stanojevic@xxxxxxxxx>
Staging: fbtft: Fix bug in fbtft-core

Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
usb: misc: legousbtower: Fix NULL pointer deference

Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Using BUG_ON() as an assert() is _never_ acceptable

Will Deacon <will.deacon@xxxxxxx>
arm64: debug: avoid resetting stepping state machine when TIF_SINGLESTEP



Makefile | 4 ++--
arch/arm64/kernel/debug-monitors.c | 6 ++++--
drivers/staging/fbtft/fbtft-core.c | 4 ++--
drivers/usb/class/usbtmc.c | 3 ++-
drivers/usb/misc/legousbtower.c | 35 +++++++++++++++++------------------
drivers/usb/serial/cp210x.c | 1 +
drivers/usb/usbip/vudc_rx.c | 2 +-
include/linux/swap.h | 4 ++--
sound/pci/hda/patch_conexant.c | 10 ++++++++++
sound/pci/hda/patch_realtek.c | 17 +++++++++++++++++
10 files changed, 58 insertions(+), 28 deletions(-)