The 5.12.8 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-2021-646098b5b8

This update has been submitted for testing by jforbes.

3 weeks ago

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

3 weeks ago

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

3 weeks ago

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

3 weeks ago
User Icon bretth commented & provided feedback 3 weeks ago
karma

Default & performance tests pass (KVM)

User Icon itrymybest80 commented & provided feedback 3 weeks ago
karma

Default & performance regression tests PASS, libhugetlbfs & paxtest was skipped. Tested on x86_64, PRIME Z270-A, i5-7600K, 16GB DDR4, AMD RX 580 8GB (MESA 21.1.1) & 970 EVO M.2.

User Icon atim provided feedback 3 weeks ago
karma

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

3 weeks ago
User Icon imabug provided feedback 3 weeks ago
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User Icon g6avk commented & provided feedback 3 weeks ago
karma

Up for a few hours now and no issues noticed..
The enabled Default and Performance tests pass OK. AMD 965, x86_64 work station, SSD's > RAID1. Plasma DE from Zawertun's COPR, X-server, nVidia GTX 650 (GK107) nVidia RPM's from RPMFusion (465.31)

User Icon geraldosimiao commented & provided feedback 3 weeks ago
karma

Works fine on Acer Aspire V3-571 v: V2.11 CPU: Quad Core Intel Core i7-3632QM GPU: Intel 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller KDE Plasma. No regressions found

This update has been pushed to testing.

3 weeks ago

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

3 weeks ago
User Icon ibims commented & provided feedback 3 weeks ago
karma

Looks ok for me. Runs since it was ready in koji. Works on baremetal (non UEFI mode) AMD Ryzen5 3600, Mainboard MSI B450M Mortar Max with prop. nvidia driver from rpmfusion.org (GTX980 card). Works with Gnome-Desktop (Xorg). Regression test passed (paxtest, selinux-dac-controls and libhugetlbfs skipped).

User Icon remilauzier commented & provided feedback 3 weeks ago
karma

Work here. Intel i5-6500 with nvidia gtx 1060.

User Icon bojan provided feedback 3 weeks ago
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User Icon ersen provided feedback 3 weeks ago
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User Icon abcdefh commented & provided feedback 3 weeks ago
karma

Works fine after running for ~6 hours on i7-9750H c/w GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile and qemu/KVM (x86_64 on x86_64). Uses rpmfusion's Nvidia drivers.

User Icon decathorpe commented & provided feedback 3 weeks ago
karma

Works fine. Default and performance regression tests also pass on all my systems:

  • Ryzen 5800X on ASUS ROG X570-E with NVidia GTX 1070 running negativo17 drivers
  • dell XPS 13 9370 (Intel Core i7 8550U / UHD Graphics 620)
User Icon masami commented & provided feedback 3 weeks ago
karma

i7-9700K(UHD Graphics 630): kernel regression test passed. Works fine for daily use.

User Icon andilinux commented & provided feedback 3 weeks ago
karma

no issues AMD Ryzen 5 3500U

This update has been submitted for stable by jforbes.

3 weeks ago

This update has been pushed to stable.

3 weeks ago

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Metadata
Type
security
Severity
high
Karma
14
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
disabled
Stable by Time
disabled
Dates
submitted
3 weeks ago
in testing
3 weeks ago
in stable
3 weeks ago
BZ#1965458 CVE-2021-33200 kernel: out-of-bounds reads and writes due to enforcing incorrect limits for pointer arithmetic operations by BPF verifier
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BZ#1965460 CVE-2021-33200 kernel: out-of-bounds reads and writes due to enforcing incorrect limits for pointer arithmetic operations by BPF verifier [fedora-all]
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Automated Test Results

Test Cases

0 12 Test Case kernel regression