The 5.6.18 stable kernel update contains a number of important fixes across the tree.


The 5.6.17 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-2020-e47d28bc2b

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
User Icon ibims commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
karma

Looks ok for me. Works on baremetal (non UEFI) AMD Ryzen5 3600, Mainboard MSI B450M Mortar Max with prop. nvidia driver from rpmfusion.org (GTX980 card), VirtualBox 6.1.10 from Oracle and Gnome-Desktop. Regression test passed (paxtest, selinux-dac-controls and libhugetlbfs skipped).

User Icon markec provided feedback 2 years ago
karma
User Icon imabug provided feedback 2 years ago
karma
User Icon g6avk commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
karma

Works for me.
The enabled Default and the Performance tests pass OK. AMD 965, x86_64 work station, SSD's > RAID1. Plasma DE, X-server, nVidia GTX 650 (GK107) + nVidia RPM's from Negativo17 (440.82)

This update has been pushed to testing.

2 years ago

This update has obsoleted kernel-5.6.17-300.fc32, and has inherited its bugs and notes.

2 years ago

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

2 years ago
User Icon mr2dave commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
karma

Still requires 'amdgpu.rumpm=0' switch on AMD Renoir (Dell 5505), else system freezes.

This update has been submitted for stable by jforbes.

2 years ago

This update has been pushed to stable.

2 years ago
User Icon atim provided feedback 2 years ago
karma
User Icon itrymybest80 commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
karma

Default & performance regression tests PASS, "libhugetlbfs" & "paxtest" was skipped. Tested on Fedora 32 Workstation (x86_64), PRIME Z270-A, i5-7600K, 16GB DDR4, RX 580 8GB (MESA 20.1.1) & 970 EVO M.2.

User Icon ersen provided feedback 2 years ago
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Metadata
Type
security
Severity
medium
Karma
6
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#1827165 CVE-2020-0543 hw: Special Register Buffer Data Sampling (SRBDS)
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0
BZ#1845629 CVE-2020-0543 kernel: hw: Special Register Buffer Data Sampling (SRBDS) [fedora-all]
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Automated Test Results

Test Cases

0 5 Test Case kernel regression