FEDORA-2018-f1b818a5c9

security update in Fedora 28 for kernel

Status: stable 3 months ago

The v4.16.15 update contains 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.

Comments 13

This update has been submitted for testing by jcline.

This update has been pushed to testing.

Boots on T450s, XS35GTv2 and a VM.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

Works for me.. Regression tests pass OK.
x86_64 work station, Plasma DE, X-server, nVidia card GTX 650 (GK107) /nouveau

karma: +1 critpath: +1

wfm on i7-5820K. regression test passed.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

since i installed this update i get tons of messages like this: Jun 13 21:59:53 xxxx.xxxx.xxxx abrt-notification[5183]: System encountered a non-fatal error in check_object_size() Jun 13 21:59:54 xxxx.xxxx.xxxx abrt-server[5185]: Deleting problem directory oops-2018-06-13-21:59:52-908-2 (dup of oops-2018-06-13-21:55:25-908-3) Jun 13 21:59:54 xxxx.xxxx.xxxx abrt-notification[5192]: System encountered a non-fatal error in check_object_size() Jun 13 21:59:55 xxxx.xxxx.xxxx abrt-server[5194]: Deleting problem directory oops-2018-06-13-21:59:52-908-3 (dup of oops-2018-06-13-21:55:25-908-3) Jun 13 21:59:55 xxxx.xxxx.xxxx abrt-notification[5201]: System encountered a non-fatal error in __check_object_size() Jun 13 21:59:57 xxxx.xxxx.xxxx abrt-server[5203]: Package 'kernel-core' isn't signed with proper key Jun 13 21:59:57 xxxx.xxxx.xxxx abrt-server[5203]: 'post-create' on '/var/spool/abrt/oops-2018-06-13-21:59:57-908-0' exited with 1 Jun 13 21:59:57 xxxx.xxxx.xxxx abrt-server[5203]: Deleting problem directory '/var/spool/abrt/oops-2018-06-13-21:59:57-908-0

If i boot the stable kernel 4.16.14 i get this too.

Nvidia module doesn't work with 4.16.15, only black screen and i have to reset the PC.

karma: -1 critpath: -1

works for me on a T450s, no exceptions about abrt or signatures, though SecureBoot is active

karma: +1

No regression found, kernel tests passed on Lenovo E560

karma: +1
karma: +1 critpath: +1

@ibims, I'm afraid we can't support the closed-source nvidia module.

This update has been submitted for batched by jcline.

This update has been submitted for stable by jcline.

This update has been pushed to stable.


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#1586189 Linux kernel configuration on s390x is missing support for SCSI Device Handlers
#1589892 CVE-2018-10853 kernel: kvm: guest userspace to guest kernel write [fedora-all]
Test Case kernel regression
Does the system's basic functionality continue to work after this update?
Is the update generally functional?
Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
high
Karma
+5
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Disabled
Dates
submitted 3 months ago
in testing 3 months ago
in stable 3 months ago

Related Bugs 2

00 #1586189 Linux kernel configuration on s390x is missing support for SCSI Device Handlers
00 #1589892 CVE-2018-10853 kernel: kvm: guest userspace to guest kernel write [fedora-all]

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

00 Test Case kernel regression