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Linus Torvalds has announced the seventh release candidate for Linux kernel 6.8.



Linux kernel 6.8-rc7 released

So we finally have a week where things have calmed down, and in fact 6.8-rc7 is smaller than usual at this point in time. So if that keeps up (but that's a fairly notable "if") I won't feel like I need to do an rc8 this release after all.

So no guarantees, but assuming no bad surprises, we'll have the final 6.8 next weekend.

You can see the rc7 fixes in the shortlog below, and I don't think there's anything particularly notable in there. It's not only fairly small for an rc7, all the stats look fairly normal: just over half of the diff is driver fixes, with the rest being a fairly random mix of arch updates (powerpc and RISC-C dominate - although "dominate" may not the right word when it's all pretty small) some filesystem fixes (btrfs stands out), some core networking and mm fixes, and some more networking selftest updates.

It really is all pretty small. Let's hope it stays that way,

Linus

Full source: https://git.kernel.org/torvalds/t/linux-6.8-rc7.tar.gz
Patch: https://git.kernel.org/torvalds/p/v6.8-rc7/v6.7

You can view the summary of the changes at the following URL:
https://git.kernel.org/torvalds/ds/v6.8-rc7/v6.8-rc6

Kernel

Abel Vesa (1):
phy: qualcomm: eusb2-repeater: Rework init to drop redundant zero-out loop

Alex Deucher (1):
Revert "drm/amd/pm: resolve reboot exception for si oland"

Alexander Ofitserov (1):
gtp: fix use-after-free and null-ptr-deref in gtp_newlink()

Alexander Stein (1):
phy: freescale: phy-fsl-imx8-mipi-dphy: Fix alias name to use dashes

Alexandre Ghiti (3):
riscv: Fix build error if !CONFIG_ARCH_ENABLE_HUGEPAGE_MIGRATION
Revert "riscv: mm: support Svnapot in huge vmap"
riscv: Fix pte_leaf_size() for NAPOT

Amritha Nambiar (1):
ice: Fix ASSERT_RTNL() warning during certain scenarios

Andre Werner (1):
net: smsc95xx: add support for SYS TEC USB-SPEmodule1

Andy Shevchenko (1):
gpiolib: Fix the error path order in gpiochip_add_data_with_key()

Aneesh Kumar K.V (IBM) (1):
mm/debug_vm_pgtable: fix BUG_ON with pud advanced test

Ard Biesheuvel (3):
crypto: arm64/neonbs - fix out-of-bounds access on short input
efivarfs: Drop redundant cleanup on fill_super() failure
efivarfs: Drop 'duplicates' bool parameter on efivar_init()

Arkadiusz Kubalewski (4):
ice: fix dpll input pin phase_adjust value updates
ice: fix dpll and dpll_pin data access on PF reset
ice: fix dpll periodic work data updates on PF reset
ice: fix pin phase adjust updates on PF reset

Arnd Bergmann (3):
efi/capsule-loader: fix incorrect allocation size
scsi: mpi3mr: Reduce stack usage in mpi3mr_refresh_sas_ports()
drm/xe/mmio: fix build warning for BAR resize on 32-bit

Arturas Moskvinas (1):
gpio: 74x164: Enable output pins after registers are reset

Bart Van Assche (1):
fs/aio: Make io_cancel() generate completions again

Bartosz Golaszewski (1):
gpio: fix resource unwinding order in error path

Benjamin Berg (1):
wifi: iwlwifi: mvm: ensure offloading TID queue exists

Bjorn Andersson (1):
pmdomain: qcom: rpmhpd: Fix enabled_corner aggregation

Byungchul Park (1):
mm/vmscan: fix a bug calling wakeup_kswapd() with a wrong zone index

Christian König (1):
drm/ttm/tests: depend on UML || COMPILE_TEST

Christophe Kerello (1):
mmc: mmci: stm32: fix DMA API overlapping mappings warning

Christophe Leroy (1):
kunit: Fix again checksum tests on big endian CPUs

Colin Ian King (1):
ASoC: qcom: Fix uninitialized pointer dmactl

Conor Dooley (1):
RISC-V: Ignore V from the riscv,isa DT property on older T-Head CPUs

Cristian Marussi (1):
pmdomain: arm: Fix NULL dereference on scmi_perf_domain removal

Curtis Klein (1):
dmaengine: fsl-qdma: init irq after reg initialization

Dave Airlie (1):
nouveau: report byte usage in VRAM usage.

David Howells (1):
afs: Fix endless loop in directory parsing

David Sterba (1):
btrfs: dev-replace: properly validate device names

Davide Caratti (1):
mptcp: fix double-free on socket dismantle

Dimitris Vlachos (1):
riscv: Sparse-Memory/vmemmap out-of-bounds fix

Dmitry Baryshkov (2):
phy: qcom-qmp-usb: fix v3 offsets data
Revert "drm/msm/dp: use drm_bridge_hpd_notify() to report HPD
status changes"

Doug Smythies (1):
cpufreq: intel_pstate: fix pstate limits enforcement for
adjust_perf call back

Elad Nachman (3):
mtd: rawnand: marvell: fix layouts
mmc: sdhci-xenon: fix PHY init clock stability
mmc: sdhci-xenon: add timeout for PHY init complete

Emmanuel Grumbach (1):
wifi: iwlwifi: mvm: fix the TXF mapping for BZ devices

Eniac Zhang (1):
ALSA: hda/realtek: fix mute/micmute LED For HP mt440

Eric Dumazet (3):
ipv6: fix potential "struct net" leak in inet6_rtm_getaddr()
dpll: rely on rcu for netdev_dpll_pin()
dpll: fix build failure due to rcu_dereference_check() on unknown type

Fei Wu (1):
perf: RISCV: Fix panic on pmu overflow handler

Felix Fietkau (1):
wifi: mac80211: only call drv_sta_rc_update for uploaded stations

Fenghua Yu (2):
dmaengine: idxd: Remove shadow Event Log head stored in idxd
dmaengine: idxd: Ensure safe user copy of completion record

Filipe Manana (6):
btrfs: send: don't issue unnecessary zero writes for trailing hole
btrfs: fix data races when accessing the reserved amount of block reserves
btrfs: fix data race at btrfs_use_block_rsv() when accessing block reserve
btrfs: fix race between ordered extent completion and fiemap
btrfs: ensure fiemap doesn't race with writes when
FIEMAP_FLAG_SYNC is given
btrfs: fix double free of anonymous device after snapshot creation failure

Florian Westphal (4):
netlink: add nla be16/32 types to minlen array
net: ip_tunnel: prevent perpetual headroom growth
netfilter: bridge: confirm multicast packets before passing them
up the stack
selftests: netfilter: add bridge conntrack + multicast test case

Francois Dugast (1):
drm/xe/uapi: Remove unused flags

Frank Li (2):
dmaengine: fsl-edma: correct max_segment_size setting
dmaengine: fsl-qdma: add __iomem and struct in union to fix sparse warning

Frédéric Danis (1):
Bluetooth: mgmt: Fix limited discoverable off timeout

Gaurav Batra (1):
powerpc/pseries/iommu: IOMMU table is not initialized for kdump
over SR-IOV

Geliang Tang (3):
mptcp: map v4 address to v6 when destroying subflow
selftests: mptcp: rm subflow with v4/v4mapped addr
selftests: mptcp: join: add ss mptcp support check

Geoff Levand (1):
ps3/gelic: Fix SKB allocation

Gergo Koteles (1):
ALSA: hda/realtek: tas2781: enable subwoofer volume control

Haiyue Wang (1):
Documentations: correct net_cachelines title for struct inet_sock

Han Xu (1):
mtd: spinand: gigadevice: Fix the get ecc status issue

Hans Peter (1):
ALSA: hda/realtek: Enable Mute LED on HP 840 G8 (MB 8AB8)

Hans de Goede (1):
power: supply: bq27xxx-i2c: Do not free non existing IRQ

Herbert Xu (1):
crypto: lskcipher - Copy IV in lskcipher glue code always

Ignat Korchagin (1):
netfilter: nf_tables: allow NFPROTO_INET in nft_(match/target)_validate()

Ivan Semenov (1):
mmc: core: Fix eMMC initialization with 1-bit bus connection

Jakub Kicinski (4):
net: veth: clear GRO when clearing XDP even when down
selftests: net: veth: test syncing GRO and XDP state while device is down
veth: try harder when allocating queue memory
tools: ynl: fix handling of multiple mcast groups

Jakub Raczynski (1):
stmmac: Clear variable when destroying workqueue

Janaki Ramaiah Thota (1):
Bluetooth: hci_qca: Set BDA quirk bit if fwnode exists in DT

Jaroslav Kysela (1):
ALSA: pcm: clarify and fix default msbits value for all formats

Jason Gunthorpe (1):
iommufd/selftest: Don't check map/unmap pairing with HUGE_PAGES

Javier Carrasco (1):
net: usb: dm9601: fix wrong return value in dm9601_mdio_read

Jay Ajit Mate (1):
ALSA: hda/realtek: Fix top speaker connection on Dell Inspiron
16 Plus 7630

Jeff Johnson (2):
MAINTAINERS: wifi: update Jeff Johnson e-mail address
MAINTAINERS: wifi: Add N: ath1*k entries to match .yaml files

Jeremy Kerr (1):
net: mctp: take ownership of skb in mctp_local_output

Jiawei Wang (2):
ASoC: amd: yc: add new YC platform variant (0x63) support
ASoC: amd: yc: Fix non-functional mic on Lenovo 21J2

Jiri Bohac (1):
x86/e820: Don't reserve SETUP_RNG_SEED in e820

Jiri Slaby (SUSE) (1):
fbcon: always restore the old font data in fbcon_do_set_font()

Jisheng Zhang (1):
riscv: tlb: fix __p*d_free_tlb()

Johan Hovold (4):
drm/bridge: aux-hpd: fix OF node leaks
drm/bridge: aux-hpd: separate allocation and registration
soc: qcom: pmic_glink_altmode: fix drm bridge use-after-free
Bluetooth: hci_bcm4377: do not mark valid bd_addr as invalid

Johannes Berg (1):
wifi: nl80211: reject iftype change with mesh ID change

Johannes Thumshirn (1):
btrfs: zoned: don't skip block group profile checks on conventional zones

Johnny Hsieh (1):
ASoC: amd: yc: Add Lenovo ThinkBook 21J0 into DMI quirk table

Jonas Dreßler (1):
Bluetooth: hci_sync: Check the correct flag before starting a scan

José Roberto de Souza (1):
drm/xe/uapi: Remove DRM_XE_VM_BIND_FLAG_ASYNC comment left over

Joy Zou (1):
dmaengine: fsl-edma: correct calculation of 'nbytes' in
multi-fifo scenario

Justin Iurman (1):
uapi: in6: replace temporary label with rfc9486

Kai-Heng Feng (1):
Bluetooth: Enforce validation on max value of connection interval

Kailang Yang (1):
ALSA: hda/realtek - ALC285 reduce pop noise from Headphone port

Kory Maincent (6):
dmaengine: dw-edma: Fix the ch_count hdma callback
dmaengine: dw-edma: Fix wrong interrupt bit set for HDMA
dmaengine: dw-edma: HDMA_V0_REMOTEL_STOP_INT_EN typo fix
dmaengine: dw-edma: Add HDMA remote interrupt configuration
dmaengine: dw-edma: HDMA: Add sync read before starting the DMA
transfer in remote setup
dmaengine: dw-edma: eDMA: Add sync read before starting the DMA
transfer in remote setup

Kurt Kanzenbach (1):
net: stmmac: Complete meta data only when enabled

Lin Ma (1):
rtnetlink: fix error logic of IFLA_BRIDGE_FLAGS writing back

Linus Torvalds (1):
Linux 6.8-rc7

Lorenzo Stoakes (1):
MAINTAINERS: add memory mapping entry with reviewers

Lucas De Marchi (1):
drm/xe: Use pointers in trace events

Luiz Augusto von Dentz (2):
Bluetooth: hci_sync: Fix accept_list when attempting to suspend
Bluetooth: hci_event: Fix handling of HCI_EV_IO_CAPA_REQUEST

Lukas Bulwahn (1):
MAINTAINERS: repair entry for MICROCHIP MCP16502 PMIC DRIVER

Lukasz Majewski (2):
net: hsr: Fix typo in the hsr_forward_do() function comment
net: hsr: Use correct offset for HSR TLV values in supervisory HSR frames

Ma Jun (1):
drm/amdgpu/pm: Fix the power1_min_cap value

Maarten Lankhorst (1):
drm/xe: Add uapi for dumpable bos

Marco Elver (2):
stackdepot: use variable size records for non-evictable entries
kasan: revert eviction of stack traces in generic mode

Mark Brown (1):
spi: Drop mismerged fix

Mark O'Donovan (1):
fs/ntfs3: fix build without CONFIG_NTFS3_LZX_XPRESS

Masami Hiramatsu (Google) (1):
fprobe: Fix to allocate entry_data_size buffer with rethook instances

Matthew Auld (3):
drm/buddy: fix range bias
drm/buddy: check range allocation matches alignment
drm/tests/drm_buddy: add alloc_range_bias test

Matthew Brost (3):
drm/xe: Fix execlist splat
drm/xe: Don't support execlists in xe_gt_tlb_invalidation layer
drm/xe: Use vmalloc for array of bind allocation in bind IOCTL

Matthieu Baerts (NGI0) (1):
mptcp: avoid printing warning once on client side

Michael Ellerman (1):
selftests/powerpc: Fix fpu_signal failures

Mickaël Salaün (3):
selinux: fix lsm_get_self_attr()
apparmor: fix lsm_get_self_attr()
landlock: Fix asymmetric private inodes referring

Mika Kuoppala (2):
drm/xe: Expose user fence from xe_sync_entry
drm/xe: Deny unbinds if uapi ufence pending

Mikko Perttunen (1):
gpu: host1x: Skip reset assert on Tegra186

Ming Lei (1):
block: define bvec_iter as __packed __aligned(4)

Miquel Raynal (1):
mtd: Fix possible refcounting issue when going through partition nodes

Naresh Solanki (1):
regulator: max5970: Fix regulator child node name

Nathan Chancellor (2):
kbuild: Add -Wa,--fatal-warnings to as-instr invocation
RISC-V: Drop invalid test from CONFIG_AS_HAS_OPTION_ARCH

Nathan Lynch (1):
powerpc/rtas: use correct function name for resetting TCE tables

Nhat Pham (1):
mm: cachestat: fix folio read-after-free in cache walk

Nicolin Chen (3):
iommufd: Fix iopt_access_list_id overwrite bug
iommufd/selftest: Fix mock_dev_num bug
iommufd: Fix protection fault in iommufd_test_syz_conv_iova

Oleksij Rempel (3):
lan78xx: enable auto speed configuration for LAN7850 if no
EEPROM is detected
net: lan78xx: fix "softirq work is pending" error
igb: extend PTP timestamp adjustments to i211

Paolo Abeni (5):
mptcp: push at DSS boundaries
mptcp: fix snd_wnd initialization for passive socket
mptcp: fix potential wake-up event loss
mptcp: fix possible deadlock in subflow diag
selftests: mptcp: explicitly trigger the listener diag code-path

Paolo Bonzini (2):
x86/cpu: Allow reducing x86_phys_bits during early_identify_cpu()
x86/cpu/intel: Detect TME keyid bits before setting MTRR mask registers

Paulo Zanoni (1):
drm/xe: get rid of MAX_BINDS

Peng Ma (1):
dmaengine: fsl-qdma: fix SoC may hang on 16 byte unaligned read

Prike Liang (1):
drm/amdgpu: Enable gpu reset for S3 abort cases on Raven series

Priyanka Dandamudi (2):
drm/xe/xe_bo_move: Enhance xe_bo_move trace
drm/xe/xe_trace: Add move_lacks_source detail to xe_bo_move trace

Rafael J. Wysocki (1):
Revert "ACPI: EC: Use a spin lock without disabing interrupts"

Randy Dunlap (1):
net: ethernet: adi: move PHYLIB from vendor to driver symbol

Ranjan Kumar (1):
scsi: mpt3sas: Prevent sending diag_reset when the controller is ready

Richard Fitzgerald (2):
ASoC: cs35l56: Must clear HALO_STATE before issuing SYSTEM_RESET
ASoC: soc-card: Fix missing locking in snd_soc_card_get_kcontrol()

Rob Clark (1):
soc: qcom: pmic_glink: Fix boot when QRTR=m

Ryan Lin (1):
drm/amd/display: Add monitor patch for specific eDP

Ryosuke Yasuoka (1):
netlink: Fix kernel-infoleak-after-free in __skb_datagram_iter

Sabrina Dubroca (4):
tls: decrement decrypt_pending if no async completion will be called
tls: fix peeking with sync+async decryption
tls: separate no-async decryption request handling from async
tls: fix use-after-free on failed backlog decryption

Samuel Holland (4):
MAINTAINERS: Update SiFive driver maintainers
riscv: Fix enabling cbo.zero when running in M-mode
riscv: Add a custom ISA extension for the [ms]envcfg CSR
riscv: Save/restore envcfg CSR during CPU suspend

Saravana Kannan (1):
of: property: fw_devlink: Fix stupid bug in remote-endpoint parsing

Shannon Nelson (3):
ionic: check before releasing pci regions
ionic: check cmd_regs before copying in or out
ionic: restore netdev feature bits after reset

Shiyang Ruan (1):
xfs: drop experimental warning for FSDAX

Sid Pranjale (1):
drm/nouveau: keep DMA buffers required for suspend/resume

Srinivasan Shanmugam (1):
drm/amd/display: Prevent potential buffer overflow in map_hw_resources

Tadeusz Struk (1):
dmaengine: ptdma: use consistent DMA masks

Takashi Iwai (2):
ALSA: ump: Fix the discard error code from snd_ump_legacy_open()
ALSA: Drop leftover snd-rtctimer stuff from Makefile

Takashi Sakamoto (2):
ALSA: firewire-lib: fix to check cycle continuity
firewire: core: use long bus reset on gap count error

Tetsuo Handa (1):
tomoyo: fix UAF write bug in tomoyo_write_control()

Thierry Reding (1):
drm/tegra: Remove existing framebuffer only if we support display

Thomas Weißschuh (1):
power: supply: mm8013: select REGMAP_I2C

Théo Lebrun (4):
spi: cadence-qspi: fix pointer reference in runtime PM hooks
spi: cadence-qspi: remove system-wide suspend helper calls from
runtime PM hooks
spi: cadence-qspi: put runtime in runtime PM hooks names
spi: cadence-qspi: add system-wide suspend and resume callbacks

Tim Schumacher (1):
efivarfs: Request at most 512 bytes for variable names

Vadim Shakirov (2):
drivers: perf: added capabilities for legacy PMU
drivers: perf: ctr_get_width function for legacy is not defined

Vladimir Oltean (1):
net: dpaa: fman_memac: accept phy-interface-type = "10gbase-r"
in the device tree

Willian Wang (1):
ALSA: hda/realtek: Add special fixup for Lenovo 14IRP8

Xiubo Li (1):
ceph: switch to corrected encoding of max_xattr_size in mdsmap

Yang Yingliang (1):
phy: qcom: phy-qcom-m31: fix wrong pointer pass to PTR_ERR()

Yangyu Chen (1):
riscv: mm: fix NOCACHE_THEAD does not set bit[61] correctly

Ying Hsu (1):
Bluetooth: Avoid potential use-after-free in hci_error_reset

Yochai Hagvi (1):
ice: fix connection state of DPLL and out pin

Yuezhang Mo (1):
exfat: fix appending discontinuous clusters to empty file

Yunjian Wang (1):
tun: Fix xdp_rxq_info's queue_index when detaching

Yuxuan Hu (1):
Bluetooth: rfcomm: Fix null-ptr-deref in rfcomm_check_security

Zhangfei Gao (1):
iommu/sva: Fix SVA handle sharing in multi device case

Zijun Hu (3):
Bluetooth: hci_event: Fix wrongly recorded wakeup BD_ADDR
Bluetooth: qca: Fix wrong event type for patch config command
Bluetooth: qca: Fix triggering coredump implementation

Zong Li (1):
riscv: add CALLER_ADDRx support