[PATCH 5.14 00/15] 5.14.21-rc1 review

From: Greg Kroah-Hartman
Date: Fri Nov 19 2021 - 12:39:50 EST


Note, this will be the LAST 5.14.y kernel release. After this one it
will be marked end-of-life. Please move to the 5.15.y tree at this
point in time.


This is the start of the stable review cycle for the 5.14.21 release.
There are 15 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 Sun, 21 Nov 2021 17:14:35 +0000.
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-5.14.y
and the diffstat can be found below.


greg k-h

Pseudo-Shortlog of commits:

Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Linux 5.14.21-rc1

Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki@xxxxxxxxx>
Revert "ACPI: scan: Release PM resources blocked by unused objects"

Subbaraman Narayanamurthy <quic_subbaram@xxxxxxxxxxx>
thermal: Fix NULL pointer dereferences in of_thermal_ functions

Greg Thelen <gthelen@xxxxxxxxxx>
perf/core: Avoid put_page() when GUP fails

Marc Zyngier <maz@xxxxxxxxxx>
PCI: Add MSI masking quirk for Nvidia ION AHCI

Marc Zyngier <maz@xxxxxxxxxx>
PCI/MSI: Deal with devices lying about their MSI mask capability

Thomas Gleixner <tglx@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
PCI/MSI: Destroy sysfs before freeing entries

Sven Schnelle <svens@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
parisc/entry: fix trace test in syscall exit path

Nicholas Flintham <nick@xxxxxxxxxx>
Bluetooth: btusb: Add support for TP-Link UB500 Adapter

Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat@xxxxxxxxxx>
bootconfig: init: Fix memblock leak in xbc_make_cmdline()

Xie Yongji <xieyongji@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
loop: Use blk_validate_block_size() to validate block size

Xie Yongji <xieyongji@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
block: Add a helper to validate the block size

Kees Cook <keescook@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
fortify: Explicitly disable Clang support

David Woodhouse <dwmw@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
KVM: Fix steal time asm constraints

Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Revert "drm: fb_helper: fix CONFIG_FB dependency"

Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Revert "drm: fb_helper: improve CONFIG_FB dependency"



Makefile | 4 ++--
arch/parisc/kernel/entry.S | 2 +-
arch/x86/kvm/x86.c | 6 +++---
drivers/acpi/glue.c | 25 -------------------------
drivers/acpi/internal.h | 1 -
drivers/acpi/scan.c | 6 ------
drivers/block/loop.c | 17 ++---------------
drivers/bluetooth/btusb.c | 4 ++++
drivers/gpu/drm/Kconfig | 5 +++--
drivers/pci/msi.c | 27 +++++++++++++++------------
drivers/pci/quirks.c | 6 ++++++
drivers/thermal/thermal_of.c | 9 ++++++---
include/linux/blkdev.h | 8 ++++++++
include/linux/pci.h | 2 ++
init/main.c | 1 +
kernel/events/core.c | 10 +++++-----
security/Kconfig | 3 +++
17 files changed, 61 insertions(+), 75 deletions(-)