Advisories ยป MGAA-2021-0222

Updated kernel packages provides 5.15 series kernels

Publication date: 25 Nov 2021
Type: bugfix
Affected Mageia releases : 8


This kernel update provides an upgrade to 5.15 longterm series, currently
based on 5.15.4 in order to add/improve support for recent hardware and also
add support for new features and fileystems.

In addition to the upstream changes, we also have added the following fixes:
- enable Preasure Stall Information support (mga#29611)
- enable FS_ENCRYPTION support on all arches
- ALSA: hda: fix general protection fault in azx_runtime_idle
- ata: libata: add missing ata_identify_page_supported() calls
- aufs: update to 5.15
- drm/amd/display: Fix OLED brightness control on eDP
- drm/amdgpu: fix set scaling mode Full/Full aspect/Center not working
  on vga and dvi connectors
- drm/i915: Add pci ids and uapi for DG1
- drm/i915: Alder Lake S: Remove force_probe requirement
- drm/i915: Add Raptor Lake S support
- drm/nouveau: recognise GA106
- fbdev: Prevent probing generic drivers if a FB is already registered
- hwmon: (k10temp) Add support for AMD Family 19h Models 10h-1Fh and A0h-AFh
- hwmon: (k10temp) Remove unused definitions
- iomap: Fix inline extent handling in iomap_readpage
- iwlwifi: add new pci id for 6235
- md: fix update super 1.0 on rdev size change
- procfs: do not list TID 0 in /proc//task
- rtw89: update partition size of firmware header on skb->data
- update rtw89 patchset from 5.16-rc1+
- exit/syscall_user_dispatch: Send ordinary signals on failure
- signal/powerpc: On swapcontext failure force SIGSEGV
- signal/s390: Use force_sigsegv in default_trap_handler
- signal/sparc32: Exit with a fatal signal when try_to_clear_window_buffer fails
- signal/sparc32: In setup_rt_frame and setup_fram use force_fatal_sig
- signal/vm86_32: Properly send SIGSEGV when the vm86 state cannot be saved
- signal/x86: In emulate_vsyscall force a signal instead of calling do_exit
- signal: Implement force_fatal_sig
- signal: Replace force_sigsegv(SIGSEGV) with force_fatal_sig(SIGSEGV)
- signal: Don't always set SA_IMMUTABLE for forced signals
- signal: Replace force_fatal_sig with force_exit_sig when in doubt
- tipc: check for null after calling kmemdup
- x86/amd_nb: Add AMD Family 19h Models (10h-1Fh) and (A0h-AFh) PCI IDs
- x86/ACPI/State: Optimize C3 entry on AMD CPUs
- x86/PCI: Ignore E820 reservations for bridge windows on newer systems

For more info about the upstream fixes, read the refenced links.