The 5.6.8 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-2020-64d46a6e29

This update has been submitted for testing by jforbes.

2 years ago

This update's test gating status has been changed to 'waiting'.

2 years ago

This update's test gating status has been changed to 'ignored'.

2 years ago

This update has been pushed to testing.

2 years ago
User Icon pwalter commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
karma

Works

User Icon boycottsystemd1 commented & provided feedback 2 years ago

Building module: cleaning build area.... make -j4 KERNELRELEASE=5.6.8-100.fc30.x86_64 KVERSION=5.6.8-100.fc30.x86_64....(bad exit status: 2) Error! Bad return status for module build on kernel: 5.6.8-100.fc30.x86_64 (x86_64) Consult /var/lib/dkms/bbswitch/0.8.0/build/make.log for more information. Done. dkms: running auto installation service for kernel 5.6.8-100.fc30.x86_64

Kernel preparation unnecessary for this kernel. Skipping...

Building module: cleaning build area.... make -j4 KERNELRELEASE=5.6.8-100.fc30.x86_64 KVERSION=5.6.8-100.fc30.x86_64....(bad exit status: 2) Error! Bad return status for module build on kernel: 5.6.8-100.fc30.x86_64 (x86_64) Consult /var/lib/dkms/bbswitch/0.8.0/build/make.log for more information. Done.

User Icon stephent98 commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
karma

WFM.

This update can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

2 years ago
User Icon tflink commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
karma

works for me under light usage

This update has been submitted for stable by jforbes.

2 years ago
User Icon boycottsystemd1 commented & provided feedback 2 years ago

no sound:

$ alsamixer ALSA lib pulse.c:242:(pulse_connect) PulseAudio: Unable to connect: Connection refused

cannot open mixer: Connection refused

This update has been pushed to stable.

2 years ago
User Icon boycottsystemd1 commented & provided feedback 2 years ago

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Metadata
Type
security
Severity
medium
Karma
3
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
disabled
Stable by Time
disabled
Dates
submitted
2 years ago
in testing
2 years ago
in stable
2 years ago
BZ#1828149 CVE-2020-11884 Kernel: s390: page table upgrade in secondary address mode may lead to privilege escalation
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BZ#1829181 CVE-2020-11884 kernel: s390: page table upgrade in secondary address mode may lead to privilege escalation [fedora-all]
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Automated Test Results

Test Cases

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