The 5.9.8 stable kernel rebase contains a number of enhancements including new hardware support, additional features, and 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-e211716d08

This update has been submitted for testing by jforbes.

2 years ago

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

2 years ago

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

2 years ago

jforbes edited this update.

2 years ago

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

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

Works on F32 workstation (kvm/qemu - bios)

User Icon rathann commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
karma

Seems to work fine with MATE desktop and enables VA-API hardware decoding of H264 on AMD Southern Islands GPU (Radeon HD 7950).

This update has been pushed to testing.

2 years ago

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

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

Works great and fixed 5.7.5 boot panic in intel_psr_atomic_check+0x33/0xA0 when booting with Thunderbolt dock plugged in https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/drm/intel/-/issues/2091

User Icon dimitrisk commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
karma

Bluetooth mouse (Logitech MX Anywhere 2S) stopped working. Booting into any of the previous 5.8.x series kernels lets it work again.

User Icon dimitrisk commented & provided feedback 2 years ago

BT mouse issue is that pairing is lost on every suspend/resume or reboot. Tracked at rhbz 1897038.

jforbes edited this update.

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

Works fine for me on my T440s, no regression noted. Passed default regression test.

User Icon imabug provided feedback 2 years ago
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This update has been submitted for stable by jforbes.

2 years ago

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Metadata
Type
security
Severity
medium
Karma
5
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
modified
2 years ago
BZ#1888726 CVE-2020-25656 kernel: use-after-free in read in vt_do_kdgkb_ioctl
0
0
BZ#1897134 CVE-2020-25656 kernel: use-after-free in read in vt_do_kdgkb_ioctl [fedora-all]
0
0

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

0 3 Test Case kernel regression