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From: Luis Henriques <luis.henriques@canonical.com>
To: Joseph Salisbury <joseph.salisbury@canonical.com>
Cc: gregkh@linuxfoundation.org, sasha.levin@oracle.com,
	kamal.mostafa@canonical.com, jslaby@suse.cz,
	peter@hurleysoftware.com, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	stable@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [v3.12.y][v3.13.y-ckt][3.14.y][3.16.y-ckt][3.18.y][3.19.y][V2][PATCH 0/1] n_tty: Fix read buffer overwrite when no newline
Date: Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:18:54 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20150422131854.GB3671@charon> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <cover.1429130715.git.joseph.salisbury@canonical.com>

On Thu, Apr 16, 2015 at 02:57:26PM -0400, Joseph Salisbury wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> Please consider including mainline commit fb5ef9e7da39968fec6d6f37f20a23d23740c75e 
> in the next v3.12.y, v3.13.y-ckt, v3.14.y, 3.16.y-ckt, 3.18.y, and 3.19.y stable releases.  
> It was included mainline as of v4.0-rc1.  It has been tested and confirmed to resolve
> http://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1381005 .  This bug was introduced in v3.12-rc1 when 
> commit 24a89d1 was applied.  This commit is not needed in stable kernels prior to 
> v3.12.y.
> 
> 
> commit fb5ef9e7da39968fec6d6f37f20a23d23740c75e
> Author: Peter Hurley <peter@hurleysoftware.com>
> Date:   Fri Jan 16 15:05:39 2015 -0500
> 
>     n_tty: Fix read buffer overwrite when no newline
> 
> 
> This commit does not apply cleanly to the kernels versions mentined, so I performed 
> a backport, which is in email 1/1.
> 
> The 3.12.y and 3.13.y-ckt stable releases first need a cherry pick of commit
> 5c32d12378313e0096ea0d450462aa638a90fb6e.  This is because in commit 5c32d123
> n_tty_receive_buf and n_tty_receive_buf2 were merged into n_tty_receive_buf_common,
> which is where the backport makes the needed changes. 
> 
> 

Thanks a lot for the backport.  I'm queuing it for the 3.16 kernel.

Cheers,
--
Luís


> Sincerely,
> 
> Joseph Salisbury
> 
> Peter Hurley (1):
>   n_tty: Fix read buffer overwrite when no newline
> 
>  drivers/tty/n_tty.c | 106 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-------------
>  1 file changed, 79 insertions(+), 27 deletions(-)
> 
> -- 
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  parent reply	other threads:[~2015-04-22 13:19 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-04-16 18:57 Joseph Salisbury
2015-04-16 18:57 ` [v3.12.y][v3.13.y-ckt][3.14.y][3.16.y-ckt][3.18.y][3.19.y][V2][PATCH 1/1] " Joseph Salisbury
2015-04-21 16:15 ` [v3.12.y][v3.13.y-ckt][3.14.y][3.16.y-ckt][3.18.y][3.19.y][V2][PATCH 0/1] " Jiri Slaby
2015-04-22 13:18 ` Luis Henriques [this message]
2015-05-01 15:57 ` Kamal Mostafa

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