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Patch: Linux

A new patch for the Linux kernel has been released.
Read the changelog here.
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From: Chris Wright <>
Subject: Linux
Date: Fri, 9 Sep 2005 20:22:02 -0700

We (the -stable team) are announcing the release of the kernel.

The diffstat and short summary of the fixes are below.

I'll also be replying to this message with a copy of the patch between
2.6.13 and, as it is small enough to do so.

The updated 2.6.13.y git tree can be found at:
and can be browsed at the normal git web browser:



Makefile | 2 –
arch/i386/pci/common.c | 1
arch/i386/pci/i386.c | 49 +++++++++++++—————————–
crypto/cipher.c | 12 +++++++—
drivers/char/rtc.c | 5 +—
drivers/media/video/Kconfig | 1
drivers/pci/rom.c | 24 ++++++++++++++——
drivers/pci/setup-bus.c | 2 –
drivers/scsi/aacraid/aachba.c | 2 –
include/net/compat.h | 5 ++–
net/compat.c | 44 ++++++++++++++++++++++—————
net/core/filter.c | 6 ++—
net/ipv4/ip_fragment.c | 2 –
net/ipv4/raw.c | 2 –
net/ipv6/raw.c | 2 –
net/socket.c | 3 +-
16 files changed, 85 insertions(+), 77 deletions(-)

Summary of changes from v2.6.13 to v2.6.13.1

Al Viro:
raw_sendmsg DoS (CAN-2005-2492)

Benjamin Herrenschmidt:
Fix PCI ROM mapping

Chris Wright:

David S. Miller:
Use SA_SHIRQ in sparc specific code.

David Woodhouse:
32bit sendmsg() flaw (CAN-2005-2490)

Herbert Xu:
2.6.13 breaks libpcap (and tcpdump)
Fix boundary check in standard multi-block cipher processors

Ivan Kokshaysky:
x86: pci_assign_unassigned_resources() update

Mark Haverkamp:
aacraid: 2.6.13 aacraid bad BUG_ON fix

Michael Krufky:
Kconfig: saa7134-dvb must select tda1004x

Stephen Hemminger:
Reassembly trim not clearing CHECKSUM_HW

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