The 4.8.7 stable kernel update contains a number of important fixes across the tree.

Reboot Required
After installing this update it is required that you reboot your system to ensure the changes supplied by this update are applied properly.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --refresh --advisory=FEDORA-2016-876deae183

This update has been submitted for testing by jforbes.

5 years ago

jforbes edited this update.

5 years ago

This update has been pushed to testing.

5 years ago
User Icon bojan commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

Works here on x86_64 (ThinkPad T450s, Atom based server, VM).

User Icon grundblom commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

The kernel seems to work, however it keeps failing the timer-overhead regression test.

BZ#1391279 Kernel fails to mount file system

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

5 years ago
User Icon g6avk commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

Works fine here, x86_64 all test pass for me

User Icon kparal commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

no problem on Thinkpad T450s, intel graphics. Undocking finally works.

BZ#1392885 External display doesn't disconnect after undocking with kernel 4.8.6
User Icon pwhalen commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

Fixes a crash on shutdown/reboot on the Wandboard.

This update has been pushed to stable.

5 years ago

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Metadata
Type
security
Karma
5
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
3
Stable by Time
disabled
Dates
submitted
5 years ago
in testing
5 years ago
in stable
5 years ago
modified
5 years ago
BZ#1391279 Kernel fails to mount file system
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1
BZ#1392885 External display doesn't disconnect after undocking with kernel 4.8.6
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1
BZ#1393350 CVE-2016-8630 kernel: kvm: x86: NULL pointer dereference during instruction decode
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0
BZ#1393358 CVE-2016-8630 kernel: kvm: x86: NULL pointer dereference during instruction decode [fedora-all]
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0

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

-1 1 Test Case kernel regression