[SECURITY] Fedora Core 4 Update: kernel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4
Posted on: 08/29/2005 04:52 AM

A new update is available for Fedora Core - [SECURITY] Fedora Core 4 Update: kernel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4. Here the announcement:

Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2005-820
2005-08-28
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Product : Fedora Core 4
Name : kernel
Version : 2.6.12
Release : 1.1447_FC4
Summary : The Linux kernel (the core of the Linux operating system).
Description :
The kernel package contains the Linux kernel (vmlinuz), the core of
the Red Hat Linux operating system. The kernel handles the basic
functions of the operating system: memory allocation, process
allocation, device input and output, etc.

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* Fri Aug 26 2005 Dave Jones lt;davej@redhat.comgt; [2.6.12-1.1447_FC4]
- Better identify local builds. (#159696)
- Fix disk/net dump netconsole. (#152586)
- Fix up sleeping in invalid context in sym2 driver. (#164995)
- Fix 'semaphore is not ready' error in snd-intel8x0m.
- Restore hwclock functionality on some systems. (#144894)
- Merge patches proposed for 2.6.12.6
- Fix typo in ALPS driver.
- Fix 'No sense' error with Transcend USB key. (#162559)
- Fix up ide-scsi check for medium not present. (#160868)
- powernow-k8 driver update from 2.6.13rc7.

* Tue Aug 23 2005 Dave Jones lt;davej@redhat.comgt; [2.6.12-1.1435_FC4]
- Work around AMD x86-64 errata 122.

* Tue Aug 23 2005 Rik van Riel lt;riel@redhat.comgt;
- upgrade to today's Xen snapshot

* Mon Aug 22 2005 Rik van Riel lt;riel@redhat.comgt;
- make sure that the vsyscall-note is linked in so the right glibc is used

* Sun Aug 21 2005 Rik van Riel lt;riel@redhat.comgt;
- fix the Xen vsyscall problem

* Thu Aug 18 2005 David Woodhouse lt;dwmw2@redhat.comgt;
- Don't probe 8250 ports on ppc32 unless they're in the device tree
- Enable ISDN, 8250 console, i8042 keyboard controller on ppc32
- Audit updates from git tree

* Wed Aug 17 2005 Rik van Riel lt;riel@redhat.comgt;
- temporarily disable the vsyscall page for Xen

* Tue Aug 16 2005 Dave Jones lt;davej@redhat.comgt;
- Restrict ipsec socket policy loading to CAP_NET_ADMIN. (CAN-2005-2555)

* Mon Aug 15 2005 Rik van Riel lt;riel@redhat.comgt;
- upgrade Xen to a newer version

* Mon Aug 15 2005 Dave Jones lt;davej@redhat.comgt;
- 2.6.11.5
- Fix module_verify_elf check that rejected valid .ko files. (#165528)

* Thu Aug 11 2005 Dave Jones lt;davej@redhat.comgt;
- Audit speedup in syscall path.
- Update to a newer ACPI drop.

* Fri Aug 5 2005 Dave Jones lt;davej@redhat.comgt; [2.6.12-1.1420_FC4]
- update to final 2.6.12.4 patchset.
- ACPI update to 20050729.
- Disable experimental ACPI HOTKEY driver. (#163355)

* Thu Aug 4 2005 Dave Jones lt;davej@redhat.comgt;
- Enable Amiga partition support. (#149802)

* Wed Aug 3 2005 Dave Jones lt;davej@redhat.comgt; [2.6.12-1.1411_FC4]
- Include pre-release 2.6.12.4 patchset
- Silence some messages from PowerMac thermal driver. (#158739)
- nfs server intermitently claimed ENOENT on existing files or directories. (#150759)
- Stop usbhid driver incorrectly claiming Wireless Security Lock as a mouse. (#147479)
- Further NFSD fixing for non-standard ports.
- Fix up miscalculated i_nlink in /proc (#162418)
- Fix addrlen checks in selinux_socket_connect. (#164165)

* Thu Jul 28 2005 Dave Jones lt;davej@redhat.comgt;
- Fix compilation with older gcc. (#164041)


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This update can be downloaded from:
http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/4/

f865ad76db429f63ac1bf7bdf832e55b SRPMS/kernel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.src.rpm
648cbbb6eba90c28438fe5ce983f276b ppc/kernel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.ppc.rpm
113f8fc4e635137e2e733636d3987aa0 ppc/kernel-devel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.ppc.rpm
700022469101d7b36637329fa3cad79a ppc/kernel-smp-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.ppc.rpm
ba9e46586510d306bcccd34434066b9e ppc/kernel-smp-devel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.ppc.rpm
3b6433e888c76f4f95b2e183f340561d ppc/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.ppc.rpm
8b3ac8ca1a781c10713180a0740c2547 ppc/kernel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.ppc64.rpm
831e67fb5c0564b17e1724f8ef8f17b2 ppc/kernel-devel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.ppc64.rpm
1b70224af322b0af165e2a45b7d8c956 ppc/kernel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.ppc64iseries.rpm
0d779a02c47a2ebb48074d4ca2e5d7a5 ppc/kernel-devel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.ppc64iseries.rpm
5b0e3e8de7ff40b7fd6cb66b415d5701 x86_64/kernel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.x86_64.rpm
fbad3a0cc7421cf1fe19b3592ee71cbe x86_64/kernel-devel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.x86_64.rpm
87ac8412d75adc796050f60efb72964a x86_64/kernel-smp-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.x86_64.rpm
760fb1745aba2f93daf46156d248e9a6 x86_64/kernel-smp-devel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.x86_64.rpm
348ed73152c6837c0fcd4819c96a458e x86_64/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.x86_64.rpm
4b247f0141b5de649f25c905418178f5 x86_64/kernel-doc-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.noarch.rpm
451145a445be6310ec261d72de5a097a i386/kernel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.i586.rpm
279e6474bb29df58a046de1373572684 i386/kernel-devel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.i586.rpm
727229e153f886405f53fa9a2aaac47f i386/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.i586.rpm
513bc2f58e33465b895a229c2f2d7cea i386/kernel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.i686.rpm
a564cb8c227ed5be8052696d90627b00 i386/kernel-devel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.i686.rpm
6627ee6a0b5be936114b033d7f11ba50 i386/kernel-smp-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.i686.rpm
5b43c01ee82477ae04db6270d34801bf i386/kernel-smp-devel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.i686.rpm
a1f0ef8f638fd33aff5db7a015c9d687 i386/kernel-xen0-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.i686.rpm
ee5f74131f5e32b8142b8554a6e92885 i386/kernel-xen0-devel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.i686.rpm
e529cbe54194868937feb008a6d105da i386/kernel-xenU-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.i686.rpm
d80754a9a5bee95cab45729eed47f2c5 i386/kernel-xenU-devel-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.i686.rpm
6c8dfced541a5a40f432d7c037c8d780 i386/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.i686.rpm
4b247f0141b5de649f25c905418178f5 i386/kernel-doc-2.6.12-1.1447_FC4.noarch.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.



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