FEDORA-2019-aabdaa013d

security update in Fedora 29 for kernel, kernel-headers, & 1 more

Status: stable 4 months ago

The 4.20.5 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 --advisory=FEDORA-2019-aabdaa013d

Comments 27

This update has been submitted for testing by jforbes.

wfm: desktop 16GB Intel i7-3770 CPU, laptop 8GB Intel i5-2520M CPU Lenovo T420 - all using the Mate Desktop Environment

(amazingly, the laptop was about 9 seconds faster, often the laptop is about 100 times slower!)

karma: +1 critpath: +1 kernel regression: +1

works for me on Intel i5-3550 x64-64 with nvidia-driver (GTX980) from rpmfusion and VirtualBox 6.0.4 from Oracle

karma: +1 critpath: +1

Oops! Had one too many zeroes, wrt relative speed of laptop...

wfm: desktop 16GB Intel i7-3770 CPU, laptop 8GB Intel i5-2520M CPU Lenovo T420 - all using the Mate Desktop Environment

(amazingly, the laptop was about 9 seconds faster, often the laptop is about 10 times slower!)

karma: +1 critpath: +1 kernel regression: +1

No regressions on Spectre x360 13-ap0xxx

karma: +1 critpath: +1 kernel regression: +1

Works for me..
All the Default and Performance Regression tests pass OK. AMD 965, x86_64 work station, Plasma DE, X-server, nVidia card GTX 650 (GK107) + nVidia RPM's from Negativo17.

karma: +1 critpath: +1 kernel regression: +1

This update has been pushed to testing.

karma: +1 critpath: +1 kernel regression: +1

Works for me. No problems noted so far.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

works for me

karma: +1

Works fine for me both on desktop and laptop.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

works for me

karma: +1
karma: +1 critpath: +1 kernel regression: +1

Works great on Lenovo T480 with dGPU! LGTM! =)

karma: +1

4.20.5 has run normally. The default tests passed/skipped.

karma: +1 critpath: +1 kernel regression: +1

Works here on T450s and XS35GTv2.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

Works fine, no regressions found on Lenovo E560, kernel tests passed except for paxtest as usual

karma: +1

Works for me.

karma: +1 critpath: +1 kernel regression: +1

No regressions spotted.

karma: +1 critpath: +1 kernel regression: +1

Works here!

karma: +1

No regressions on T480s iGPU.

karma: +1 critpath: +1 kernel regression: +1

wfm. no regressions noted.

karma: +1 critpath: +1 kernel regression: +1

This update has been submitted for batched by jforbes.

This update has been submitted for stable by jforbes.

This update has been pushed to stable.

ASUS laptop. Key gets stuck and repeats and will not release. https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1671774

critpath: -1

Recinding my earlier negative karma. The key repeat problem appears to be related to the recent ibus-1.5.19-13 update.

karma: +1
Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
high
Karma
+20
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Disabled
Dates
submitted 5 months ago
in testing 5 months ago
in stable 4 months ago

Related Bugs 4

00 #1656472 CVE-2018-16880 kernel: Out of bounds write in get_rx_bufs() function in drivers/vhost/net.c
00 #1663613 ASUS ROG laptop: LCD backlight control does not work with nouveau driver (does work with nvidia binary driver)
00 #1665505 ASUS ROG laptop: asus-nb-wmi: Led asus::kbd_backlight renamed to asus::kbd_backlight_1 due to name collision
00 #1669545 CVE-2018-16880 kernel: Out of bounds write in get_rx_bufs() function in drivers/vhost/net.c [fedora-all]

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

0+10 Test Case kernel regression