[UCI-Linux] [SECURITY] Fedora Core 3 Update: kernel-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3

Mike Iglesias IGLESIAS at uci.edu
Mon Aug 29 08:42:55 PDT 2005

From: Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
To: fedora-announce-list at redhat.com
Date: Sun, 28 Aug 2005 22:02:52 -0400
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora Core 3 Update: kernel-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 3
Name        : kernel
Version     : 2.6.12                      
Release     : 1.1376_FC3                  
Summary     : The Linux kernel (the core of the Linux operating system).
Description :
The kernel package contains the Linux kernel (vmlinuz), the core of
the Red Hat Linux operating system. The kernel handles the basic
functions of the operating system: memory allocation, process
allocation, device input and output, etc.


* Fri Aug 26 2005 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> [2.6.12-1.1376_FC3]
- Better identify local builds. (#159696)
- Fix disk/net dump & netconsole. (#152586)
- Fix up sleeping in invalid context in sym2 driver. (#164995)
- Fix 'semaphore is not ready' error in snd-intel8x0m.
- Restore hwclock functionality on some systems. (#144894)
- Merge patches proposed for
- Fix typo in ALPS driver.
- Fix 'No sense' error with Transcend USB key. (#162559)
- Fix up ide-scsi check for medium not present. (#160868)
- powernow-k8 driver update from 2.6.13rc7

* Tue Aug 23 2005 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> [2.6.12-1.1375_FC3]
- Work around AMD x86-64 errata 122.

* Thu Aug 18 2005 David Woodhouse <dwmw2 at redhat.com>
- Don't probe 8250 ports on ppc32 unless they're in the device tree
- Enable ISDN, 8250 console, i8042 keyboard controller on ppc32
- Audit updates from git tree

* Tue Aug 16 2005 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> [2.6.12-1.1374_FC3]
- Restrict ipsec socket policy loading to CAP_NET_ADMIN. (CAN-2005-2555)

* Mon Aug 15 2005 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
- Fix module_verify_elf check that rejected valid .ko files. (#165528)

* Thu Aug 11 2005 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
- Audit speedup in syscall path.
- Update to a newer ACPI drop.

* Wed Aug 10 2005 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
- Reenable 586-smp builds. (Another FC4 change that crept in).

* Fri Aug  5 2005 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> [2.6.12-1.1373_FC3]
- Sync with FC4 update.
- Add Appletouch support.
- Audit updates. In particular, don't printk audit messages that
  are passed from userspace when auditing is disabled.
- update to final patchset.
- ACPI update to 20050729.
- Disable experimental ACPI HOTKEY driver. (#163355)

* Thu Aug  4 2005 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
- Enable Amiga partition support. (#149802)

* Wed Aug  3 2005 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> 
- Silence some messages from PowerMac thermal driver. (#158739)
- nfs server intermitently claimed ENOENT on existing files or directories. (#150759)
- Stop usbhid driver incorrectly claiming Wireless Security Lock as a mouse. (#147479)
- Further NFSD fixing for non-standard ports.
- Fix up miscalculated i_nlink in /proc (#162418)
- Fix addrlen checks in selinux_socket_connect. (#164165)

* Thu Jul 28 2005 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
- Fix compilation with older gcc. (#164041)
- Bump mkinitrd minimum requirement.
- Drop the -devel changes that leaked in from the FC4 backport. (#163406)

This update can be downloaded from:

753df12a49a38a9f3a09d29476aaff31  SRPMS/kernel-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3.src.rpm
98239a277a4d0407e8a2b341c10afd7f  x86_64/kernel-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3.x86_64.rpm
9f10115a728f0f47c27812e940be4dc5  x86_64/kernel-smp-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3.x86_64.rpm
1eed8cfb77a26a83ce1997b551cfef0c  x86_64/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3.x86_64.rpm
efd44f4e12ae365f4a789bf37de211d3  x86_64/kernel-doc-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3.noarch.rpm
4c5cc76e85bed920b58d7f2218f2b503  i386/kernel-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3.i586.rpm
5929676dc3cb7e98e636ed8a786530cf  i386/kernel-smp-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3.i586.rpm
073d020e4a1d6a7fccb1fae5edf10849  i386/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3.i586.rpm
0dd7e645d472df5902d51a4c633f315f  i386/kernel-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3.i686.rpm
6e4672a0ff6f336489f8240c2097019a  i386/kernel-smp-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3.i686.rpm
ce4442efd8edc5e3cd2af383c9862127  i386/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3.i686.rpm
efd44f4e12ae365f4a789bf37de211d3  i386/kernel-doc-2.6.12-1.1376_FC3.noarch.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.  

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