Bug#974939: machine does not boot

2020-11-23 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Mon, 2020-11-23 at 10:04 +, Toni Mueller wrote: > > Hi Ben! > > On Tue, Nov 17, 2020 at 11:26:53AM +, Ben Hutchings wrote: > > On Mon, 2020-11-16 at 19:41 +, Toni wrote: > > > Package: src:linux > > > Version: 4.19.152-1 > > > S

Bug#972709: Wishlist/RFC: Change to CONFIG_PREEMPT_NONE in linux-image-cloud-*

2020-11-22 Thread Ben Hutchings
kernel > CONFIG_PREEMPT* options. The one at > https://www.codeblueprint.co.uk/2019/12/23/linux-preemption-latency-throughput.html > > seems to be very thorough, [...] Not particularly. I'm used to latency benchmarks showing e.g. average, 90th percentile, 99th percentile, as wel

Bug#898446: Please reconsider enabling the user namespaces by default

2020-11-17 Thread Ben Hutchings
valuation is well adjusted here, especially considering > a lot of user_ns consumers are bypassing those restrictions by running > as root anyways... I tend to agree with this. Ben. > It seems that, in those cases, we're getting the worst of both worlds... > > a. -- Ben Hutchings

Bug#974939: machine does not boot

2020-11-17 Thread Ben Hutchings
Cannot process volume group ev0 [...] If you wait for about 30 seconds you should get a shell with the prompt "(initramfs)". At the shell prompt, run: ls -l /dev/nvme* Are the expected partitions listed? Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Usenet is essentially a HUGE group of peopl

Bug#973742: Boot output

2020-11-04 Thread Ben Hutchings
uggest to me that the initramfs is incomplete. Is the /boot partition (or root partition, if /boot is not separate) full? Ben. -- Ben Hutchings If the facts do not conform to your theory, they must be disposed of. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#973733: RTW88_8821ce module fails to find firmware during install and must be reloaded

2020-11-04 Thread Ben Hutchings
module should be listed under /sys/module//drivers, and the installer could use that to map a driver name to its module name. Ben. > > > I was able to continue through the rest of the install without issue. I > > > am not sure what logs > > > would help but would be happy to provide anything requested to diagnose > > > this issue. -- Ben Hutchings If the facts do not conform to your theory, they must be disposed of. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#973551: wireless-regdb: regulatory.bin(.5.gz) are superfluous with crda an abandonware

2020-11-01 Thread Ben Hutchings
eport.cgi?bug=973241 > > I suspect that crda is obsolete and so the files regulatory.bin(.5.gz) in > wireless-regdb, > or moved to the crda package itself, isn't it? We need to allow for partial upgrades from buster, so these files should still be included until after the bullsey

Bug#971976: libtraceevent-dev: please build from git.kernel.org/pub/scm/libs/libtrace/libtraceevent.git

2020-10-29 Thread Ben Hutchings
longer builds with V=1, which it should do by default (policy §4.9). * The merge request should target the sid branch (master is going to be used for experimental uploads). Ben. -- Ben Hutchings The first rule of tautology club is the first rule of tautology club. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#964845: Any Update

2020-10-28 Thread Ben Hutchings
est kernel. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings You can't have everything. Where would you put it? signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#898446: Please reconsider enabling the user namespaces by default

2020-10-23 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Tue, 2020-10-20 at 17:21 +0100, Simon McVittie wrote: > On Thu, 16 Apr 2020 at 03:09:25 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote: > > I don't think we should keep patching in > > kernel.unprivileged_userns_clone forever, so the documented way to > > disable user namespa

Bug#972709: Wishlist/RFC: Change to CONFIG_PREEMPT_NONE in linux-image-cloud-*

2020-10-23 Thread Ben Hutchings
es/>. And a web page can depend on (indirectly) very many servers, which means that e.g. high latency that only occurs 1% of the time on any single server actually affects a large fraction of requests. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings The world is coming to an end. Please log off.

Bug#972794: linux-image-4.19.0-12-amd64: amdgpu-dkms 19.50-20.40 fails to build with error: implicit declaration of function ‘pci_platform_rom’;

2020-10-23 Thread Ben Hutchings
t of a bug fix. As the modules in question don't appear to come from a Debian package, I'm marking this wontfix. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings The world is coming to an end. Please log off.

Bug#972396: initramfs-tools: Installation fails (no space left on device)

2020-10-19 Thread Ben Hutchings
ht be a misconfigured internal device > that ran out of space, since I have ample memory (29 GB) and disk (1.1 > TB) free. [...] And how much space is available on the /boot partition? Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Anthony's Law of Force: Don't force it, get a larger hammer.

Bug#971976: libtraceevent-dev: please build from git.kernel.org/pub/scm/libs/libtrace/libtraceevent.git

2020-10-12 Thread Ben Hutchings
s://lore.kernel.org/lkml/20201007130750.49349...@gandalf.local.home/ > > If the kernel team agrees I can raise a MR to remove the build of > libtraceevent from the kernel source and can also make it a separate > package and maintain it. I have no objection to this. Thanks f

Bug#971686: BUG: Bad page map in process glances + BUG: Bad rss-counter state

2020-10-04 Thread Ben Hutchings
ing the nvidia proprietary driver, and that could also be to blame. Please test whether the issue is reproducible without this driver. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings If you seem to know what you are doing, you'll be given more to do. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Fwd: linux-image-5.8.0-2-amd64: Periodic networking failure with recent kernels in Testing

2020-09-30 Thread Ben Hutchings
Forwarding this, as the submitter told me it didn't reach the list. Ben. Forwarded Message From: Ryan Thoryk To: Debian Bug Tracking System Subject: linux-image-5.8.0-2-amd64: Periodic networking failure with recent kernels in Testing Date: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 22:48:33 -0500

Bug#971058: [PATCH] ACPI / extlog: Check for RDMSR failure

2020-09-27 Thread Ben Hutchings
: https://bugs.debian.org/971058 Cc: sta...@vger.kernel.org Signed-off-by: Ben Hutchings --- drivers/acpi/acpi_extlog.c | 6 +++--- 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-) diff --git a/drivers/acpi/acpi_extlog.c b/drivers/acpi/acpi_extlog.c index f138e12b7b82..72f1fb77abcd 100644

Re: Bug#970395: firmware-nonfree: Please add AMD-SEV firmware files (amd-folder) to close CVE-2019-9836 on specific EPYC-CPUs

2020-09-27 Thread Ben Hutchings
> it would make sense to keep the amd64 ucode in a separate package. [...] firmware-nonfree is present in backports suites, and does get security updates (mostly for Wifi and Bluetooth issues). However, we normally take all changes from linux-firmware.git up to a specific tag, and that

Bug#971058: linux-image-4.19.0-11-686: "Unchecked MSR access error: RDMSR" on Geode LX on 4.19.0-11-686; seems present on -10 too

2020-09-27 Thread Ben Hutchings
it appears to be harmless (beside the error messages), but should be fixed anyway. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Klipstein's 4th Law of Prototyping and Production: A fail-safe circuit will destroy others. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#592519: initramfs-tools: COMPRESS option should be more flexible

2020-09-25 Thread Ben Hutchings
patch that allows specifying the compression level *only*. I don't want to allow specifying arbitrary options. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings This sentence contradicts itself - no actually it doesn't. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#966846: Kernel panic (4.19.0-10): RIP __cgroup_bpf_run_filter_skb

2020-09-23 Thread Ben Hutchings
xpect the new package to be uploaded into stable? In the point release, at the weekend. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings The generation of random numbers is too important to be left to chance. - Robert Coveyou signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: udeb for wireless-regdb?

2020-09-21 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Mon, 2020-02-03 at 17:34 +, Ben Hutchings wrote: > On Mon, 2020-02-03 at 01:23 +0100, Cyril Brulebois wrote: > > Hi Ben, > > > > Ben Hutchings (2020-02-02): > > > Starting with Linux 5.5, we'll enable the kernel to directly load > > > wireless regu

Re: Firmware testing images broken

2020-09-17 Thread Ben Hutchings
ks for the report! Thanks Steve. We probably should have thought to update that after changing the dependencies (which was needed because the module dependencies changed). Ben. -- Ben Hutchings One of the nice things about standards is that there are so many of them. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

initramfs-tools 0.139 release

2020-09-13 Thread Ben Hutchings
panic, and now results in a halt. The shortlog is below. Ben. Ben Hutchings (27): docs/maintainer-notes.md: Delete the horizontal rules docs/maintainer-notes.md: Use Gitlab markup for table of contents docs/maintainer-notes.md: Use Gitlab markup for definition table docs/maintai

Bug#970184: initramfs-tools: amd64-specific autopkgtests need to be skipped on !amd64

2020-09-13 Thread Ben Hutchings
ture field for tests. Ideally there should also be tests for arm64, but unless I can try them out in Salsa CI it's not feasible for me to do that. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Humour is the best antidote to reality. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#970011: linux: missing build dependency on kernel-wedge in stage1 build

2020-09-11 Thread Ben Hutchings
produce stage1, but it is close. > I'm wondering whether we can simply switch any stage1 user to using the > combination of these three and be done. I haven't tried whether this > actually works yet, but I believe it is feasible and you get the idea. I think that would be more fragile than

Bug#969979: linux-image-4.19.0-6-amd64: checkarray on degraded RAID array crashes the system

2020-09-09 Thread Ben Hutchings
alled. Also, your APT sources should include both stable and security suites, like this: deb http://deb.debian.org/debian/ buster main deb http://security.debian.org/ buster/updates main If you only enable the security suite you will be missing important updates. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Life w

Bug#969979: linux-image-4.19.0-6-amd64: checkarray on degraded RAID array crashes the system

2020-09-09 Thread Ben Hutchings
Control: tag -1 moreinfo On Wed, 2020-09-09 at 18:03 +0200, Seb wrote: > Package: src:linux > Version: 4.19.67-2+deb10u2 [...] This version is 10 months old; please upgrade and try again as the bug may have been fixed already. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Time is nature's way of makin

Bug#964812: closed by Debian FTP Masters (reply to Ben Hutchings ) (Bug#964812: fixed in linux 5.8.3-1~exp1)

2020-09-06 Thread Ben Hutchings
, what versions of Debian will this affect? (I'm guessing the > ones starting with linux 5.8?) Right, any change in stable will need to be done separately. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings The generation of random numbers is too important to be left to chance.

Bug#969140: linux-image-5.7.0-0.bpo.2-amd64: Please enable CONFIG_F2FS_FS in the cloud image kernel

2020-08-28 Thread Ben Hutchings
> > useful in a cloud deployment as minix and hpfs which are included in this > > flavour. > > This sounds like a good argument for turning off minix and hpfs to me. > ;) [...] I agree with that; I didn't realise they were enabled. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Experience is wh

Bug#969140: linux-image-5.7.0-0.bpo.2-amd64: Please enable CONFIG_F2FS_FS in the cloud image kernel

2020-08-28 Thread Ben Hutchings
only used in cloud deployments? Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It is impossible to make anything foolproof because fools are so ingenious. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#960209: Provide linux-{image,headers}-default virtual packages on most architectures

2020-08-25 Thread Ben Hutchings
I opened a merge request to implement this: https://salsa.debian.org/kernel-team/linux/-/merge_requests/264 There are a couple of open questions there. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings If God had intended Man to program, we'd have been born with serial I/O ports. signature.asc Description

Bug#963636: linux: FTBFS with Sphinx 3.1: Could not import extension cdomain (exception: cannot import name 'c_funcptr_sig_re' from 'sphinx.domains.c' (/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/sphinx/domains/c.

2020-08-23 Thread Ben Hutchings
ython-modules-t...@lists.alioth.debian.org > Usertags: sphinx3.1 > > Hi, > > linux fails to build with Sphinx 3.1, currently available in > experimental. [...] This is fixed for now by disabling the cdomain extension, but we will need someone to update/rewrite it for Sphinx 3. Ben.

Bug#787063: klibc: FTBFS with clang instead of gcc

2020-08-20 Thread Ben Hutchings
n-default compiler, so I haven't tested whether that will now work. If you still care about this, and changes are needed in the Debian package, I am open to considering a patch. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Logic doesn't apply to the real world. - Marvin Minsky signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#968521: linux-image-4.19.0-10-cloud-amd64: not listening to ACPI shutdown

2020-08-19 Thread Ben Hutchings
host. > > I expected that the Debian Cloud-optimized kernel works well with > Proxmox, and it is not the case. [...] CONFIG_ACPI_BUTTON *is* enabled in the cloud-amd64 flavour, and when I run it under KVM/libvirt it responds to shutdown and reboot commands. Perhaps Proxmox is tryin

Re: [PATCH] bpftool: Fix version string in recursive builds

2020-08-14 Thread Ben Hutchings
against latest bpf tree. > > > > > $(LIBBPF): FORCE > > $(if $(LIBBPF_OUTPUT),@mkdir -p $(LIBBPF_OUTPUT)) > > -- Ben Hutchings - Debian developer, member of kernel, installer and LTS teams signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

[PATCH] bpftool: Fix version string in recursive builds

2020-08-13 Thread Ben Hutchings
rectory" option, this is overridden by the environment variable "MAKEFLAGS=w". Clear MAKEFLAGS for the "make kernelversion" command. I have no explanation for the doubled ".8" in the version string, but this seems to fix that as well. Signed-off-by: Ben Hutchings --- to

Bug#967958: linux-image-5.7.0-2-amd64: thinkpad 495 LED for mute button no longer works after upgrading kernel

2020-08-05 Thread Ben Hutchings
What was the last version you used in which this worked? Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Theory and practice are closer in theory than in practice - John Levine signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#967922: initramfs-tools-core: /run/cryptsetup should be configure with /usr/lib/tmpfiles.d/cryptsetup.conf

2020-08-05 Thread Ben Hutchings
amfs-tools /scripts/local-top/cryptroot: [...] This is not part of initramfs-tools-core, but part of cryptsetup- initramfs. (Use 'dpkg -S' to see which package owns a file.) Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Theory and practice are closer in theory than in practice - John Levine signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#966459: linux: traffic class socket options (both IPv4/IPv6) inconsistent with docs/standards

2020-08-02 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Sun, 2020-08-02 at 22:44 +0200, Thorsten Glaser wrote: > On Sun, 2 Aug 2020, Ben Hutchings wrote: > > > The RFC says that the IPV6_TCLASS option's value is an int, and that > > for setsockopt (“option's”), not cmsg > > > No, the wording is *not* clear. > >

Bug#966716: initramfs-tools: update-initramfs fails with no conf.d/resume and veracrypt volume mounted

2020-08-02 Thread Ben Hutchings
n't boot all the way to multi-user mode without /home. Is hdd500_crypt listed in /etc/crypttab? If you add an entry for it and re-run "update-initramfs -u", does it complete successfully without warnings? Ben. -- Ben Hutchings For every complex problem there is a solution that is si

Bug#966459: linux: traffic class socket options (both IPv4/IPv6) inconsistent with docs/standards

2020-08-02 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Sun, 2020-08-02 at 19:29 +, Thorsten Glaser wrote: > Ben Hutchings dixit: > > >ip(7) also doesn't document IP_PKTOPIONS. > > Hmm, I don’t use IP_PKTOPIONS though. I’m not exactly sure I found > the correct place in the kernel for what I do. The first instance

Bug#966459: linux: traffic class socket options (both IPv4/IPv6) inconsistent with docs/standards

2020-08-02 Thread Ben Hutchings
rking user-space. That means that ugly and inconsistent APIs won't get fixed if it causes a regression for the programs people actually use. If the API never worked like it was supposed to on some architectures, that's not a regression, and is lower priority. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It

Bug#966716: initramfs-tools: update-initramfs fails with no conf.d/resume and veracrypt volume mounted

2020-08-02 Thread Ben Hutchings
ot;. Fortunately I didn't reboot to > find out. > fstab and crypttab attached. [...] So you don't know whether update-initramfs actually failed? Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It is easier to write an incorrect program than to understand a correct one. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Uploading linux (5.7.10-1)

2020-07-25 Thread Ben Hutchings
definition * libtraceevent: Fix build with binutils 2.35 * [sh4] Add patch to implement __get_user_u64() Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Anthony's Law of Force: Don't force it, get a larger hammer. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: Arch qualification for buster: call for DSA, Security, toolchain concerns

2020-07-10 Thread Ben Hutchings
for getting security updates out promptly. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings The two most common things in the universe are hydrogen and stupidity. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#964494: File system corruption with ext3 + kernel-4.19.0-9-amd64

2020-07-07 Thread Ben Hutchings
ing to be less well-tested than the ext4 format. So far as I can remember, it is easy to upgrade in-place. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings The most exhausting thing in life is being insincere. - Anne Morrow Lindberg signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#963239: linux-image-4.19.0-9-amd64: software raid array resync at boot (raid5)

2020-06-21 Thread Ben Hutchings
triggered this behaviour? * Does this happen repeatedly? * If so, haved you tried anything to work around this, and did it work? Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It is impossible to make anything foolproof because fools are so ingenious. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#963017: linux-image-5.6.0-2-amd64: System freezes shortly after boot

2020-06-21 Thread Ben Hutchings
Control: tag -1 moreinfo Is this reproducible when not using the Nvidia proprietary driver? Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It is impossible to make anything foolproof because fools are so ingenious. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#962588: linux-image-amd64:amd64: missing-copyright-file /usr/share/doc/linux-image-amd64/copyright

2020-06-16 Thread Ben Hutchings
Control: notfixed 942861 5.3.9-1 Control: forcemerge 942861 -1 On Tue, 2020-06-16 at 17:44 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote: > Control: found -1 5.3.2-1~exp1 > > On Wed, 10 Jun 2020 13:55:17 +0200 Thorsten Glaser wrote: > > Package: linux-image-amd64 > > Version: 5.6.14-2

Bug#962588: linux-image-amd64:amd64: missing-copyright-file /usr/share/doc/linux-image-amd64/copyright

2020-06-16 Thread Ben Hutchings
his instance was introduced by: commit 70af1a4e805ba7f355fb69b3a041b3fdb9b977dd Author: Ben Hutchings Date: Tue Oct 1 22:27:29 2019 +0100 Require metapackage dependencies to be the same version, and link doc dirs Ben. -- Ben Hutchings I say we take off; nuke the site from orbit. I

Bug#959768: [PATCH] initramfs-tools/hook-functions: Fix libgcc_s.so.1 dependency

2020-06-11 Thread Ben Hutchings
on Salsa so that Ben just needs to merge this > change? I actually implemented a fix for this already but didn't push it. Can you check whether the benh/libgcc_s branch works for you? Ben. -- Ben Hutchings If the facts do not conform to your theory, they must be disposed of. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#961813: the missing firmware

2020-06-02 Thread Ben Hutchings
ware is non-free. I've done some work toward a new version of firmware-nonfree, but it's not quite ready yet. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings 73.46% of all statistics are made up. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: Debian 10.0 works with 3rd generation Ryzen

2020-05-30 Thread Ben Hutchings
ser-space driver changes, but I don't know). Ben. -- Ben Hutchings We get into the habit of living before acquiring the habit of thinking. - Albert Camus signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#961299: [PATCH] Don't run dh_strip on vmlinuz

2020-05-26 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Mon, 2020-05-25 at 22:06 +0200, Helge Deller wrote: > The debian kernel build switched to use debhelper > compatibility level 12 with this commit: > > commit 59a5af36cbf1cc01ef48b91719f999a699d99fab > Author: Ben Hutchings > Date: Sun Apr 19 19:49:03 2020 +0100 >

Re: debplate - A template system for Debian packages

2020-05-25 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Sun, 2020-05-24 at 07:52 +0200, Vincent Bernat wrote: > ❦ 24 mai 2020 01:46 +01, Ben Hutchings: > > > > I'm going to talk about this at MiniDebConf Online next week, but since > > > I'm developing it with some of the kernel team's packages in mind I > > >

Re: debplate - A template system for Debian packages

2020-05-23 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Sun, 2020-05-24 at 01:23 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote: > I'm going to talk about this at MiniDebConf Online next week, but since > I'm developing it with some of the kernel team's packages in mind I > thought I would give some advance notice here. Something I forgot t

debplate - A template system for Debian packages

2020-05-23 Thread Ben Hutchings
what you think. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings You can't have everything. Where would you put it? signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: pciutils up-to-date for Buster backports?

2020-05-22 Thread Ben Hutchings
backports list before, but there was no > response. If lspci can freeze the system, that's a bug in the kernel (or hardware), not in lspci. Please report it upstream. (You are also welcome to report it in Debian, but it should be handled upstream.) Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Logic doesn't apply to

Bug#961130: ethtool can read DOM values

2020-05-21 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Thu, 2020-05-21 at 11:22 +0200, Bjørn Mork wrote: > Ben Hutchings writes: > > On Wed, 2020-05-20 at 13:09 +, Yannis Aribaud wrote: > > > Package: ethtool > > > Version: 1:4.19-1 > > > Severity: important > > > The command ethtool -m

Bug#961130: ethtool can read DOM values

2020-05-20 Thread Ben Hutchings
t; 4.19.34-1-lts) on this same hardware, using the same command. I see no changes to ethtool between 4.19 and 5.0 that would explain that. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Reality is just a crutch for people who can't handle science fiction. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#960702: [PATCH net] mlx4: Fix information leak on failure to read module EEPROM

2020-05-18 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Mon, 2020-05-18 at 16:47 +, Saeed Mahameed wrote: > On Sun, 2020-05-17 at 18:20 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote: > > mlx4_en_get_module_eeprom() returns 0 even if it fails. This results > > in copying an uninitialised (or partly initialised) buffer back to > > user-space.

Bug#960702: [PATCH net] mlx4: Fix information leak on failure to read module EEPROM

2020-05-17 Thread Ben Hutchings
avoid a regression when reading modules with this problem. * In other error cases, the error code is propagated. Reported-by: Yannis Aribaud References: https://bugs.debian.org/960702 Fixes: 7202da8b7f71 ("ethtool, net/mlx4_en: Cable info, get_module_info/...") Signed-off-by: Ben

Bug#960702: ethtool -m values change when output is redirected

2020-05-17 Thread Ben Hutchings
Control: tag -1 - moreinfo Control: reassign -1 src:linux Control: found -1 4.9.210-1 Control: found -1 4.19.118-2 Control: found -1 5.6.7-1 Control: tag -1 security On Sun, 2020-05-17 at 14:41 +, Yannis Aribaud wrote: > 16 mai 2020 01:29 "Ben Hutchings" a écrit: > >

Difficulties with kernel package contributions

2020-05-17 Thread Ben Hutchings
ts. I just > think the path for newcomers to contribute and make Debian better is not > an easy one I agree. > and wanted to offer insight as to why. If you can point me at > what I'm missing that would be awesome (and slightly embarrassing as I've > looked for it at length) No n

Bug#882086: Same on Packard bell TS11HR-200GE i7-2630QM Intel HD 3000

2020-05-17 Thread Ben Hutchings
ite fine. > > I have found this possible kernel patch and I wanted to know if this patch is > already assembled in my current debian kernel: > https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/9169527/ That's for an entirely different driver so it's not relevant. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Logic do

Bug#955469: initramfs-tools-core: Enable zstandard support

2020-05-15 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Wed, 2020-04-29 at 21:36 +0200, Norbert Lange wrote: > Am Mittwoch, 29. April 2020 schrieb Ben Hutchings : > > > On Tue, 2020-04-28 at 04:43 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote: > > > On Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:05:22 +0200 Norbert Lange > > wrote: > > > > Packag

Bug#960702: ethtool -m values change when output is redirected

2020-05-15 Thread Ben Hutchings
y getting garbage data from the driver. > I am using Debian GNU/Linux 10 (buster), kernel 4.19.0-9-amd64 #1 SMP > Debian 4.19.118-2 (2020-04-29) x86_64 GNU/Linux and libc6 2.28-10 And which network driver are you using? Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It's easier to fight for one's principles than to l

Bug#960181: pigz: abort: write error on (No space left on device)

2020-05-10 Thread Ben Hutchings
plained > that it has not enough space. [...] update-initramfs will never delete an old initramfs before building a replacement. So, there has to be space for an extra initramfs image. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.

Re: Missing symbol on sh4: "__get_user_unknown"

2020-05-10 Thread Ben Hutchings
rom_user(). We could disable IB since it doesn't seem that likely to be used on sh4, although I think the "verbs" layer can be used on top of Ethernet. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.

Re: CPUs which work with the stable version of Debian Buster

2020-05-09 Thread Ben Hutchings
gt; > I would be very grateful if someone could help me in this matter. -- Ben Hutchings Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler. - Albert Einstein signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#950578: linux-image-4.19.67-2-arm64: Add ACPI network interface support for RPi4

2020-05-09 Thread Ben Hutchings
rted for 4 more years, in fact. During that time this driver may well see other changes backported through the stable process. Based on past experience, I think it will be easier to resolve any conflicts if our patches make smaller changes. So please don't assume what's "easier to handl

Bug#950578: linux-image-4.19.67-2-arm64: Add ACPI network interface support for RPi4

2020-05-07 Thread Ben Hutchings
ng clock warnings Can you please provide separate backports of these, instead of a single patch where it's hard to see what changed? Ben. -- Ben Hutchings - Debian developer, member of kernel, installer and LTS teams signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#959734: Re: Bug#959734: Build AGP driver as module

2020-05-05 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Tue, 2020-05-05 at 12:47 +0200, Paul Menzel wrote: > Dear Ben, > > > Am 05.05.20 um 12:35 schrieb Ben Hutchings: > > On Mon, 2020-05-04 at 19:24 +0200, Paul Menzel wrote: > > > Package: src:linux > > > Version: 5.6.7-1 > > > Severiy: minor >

Bug#959781: linux-image-5.6.0-1-rt-amd64: please enable CONFIG_STAGING_EXFAT_FS

2020-05-05 Thread Ben Hutchings
version that went there. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It's easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#931956: Processed (with 1 error): Re: Bug#931956: TAB expands symlinks when mounting, but not when umounting

2020-05-05 Thread Ben Hutchings
alter fixed versions of bug #931956 to the same values > previously set I have no idea what you think we can do about this bug. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It's easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#711183: Processed: reassign 711183 to src:linux

2020-05-05 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Sun, 2020-05-03 at 17:39 +, Debian Bug Tracking System wrote: > Processing commands for cont...@bugs.debian.org: > > > reassign 711183 src:linux Why? It's not like we can change this behaviour now. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It's easier to fight for one's principles than to liv

Bug#949620: additional info related to bug

2020-05-05 Thread Ben Hutchings
fine afterwards, only qemu-system-x86 is in > state [defunct] and unusable. > > After removing qemu-system-x86 the bug no longer appears. [...] It's not the same bug. This bug report is related to i915 whereas your crash is related to SEV. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It's easier to f

Bug#959462: Provides undocumented virtual package linux-kernel-headers

2020-05-02 Thread Ben Hutchings
Package: linux-libc-dev Version: 5.6.4-1~exp1 Severity: normal This was removed in 5.6.7-1, but that change will have to be reverted as there are still source packages that Build-Depend on it. This is a tracking bug report that I will block with bug reports against those source packages. Ben.

Bug#959070: klibc-utils: fstype falsely claims to need an executable stack

2020-04-29 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Wed, 2020-04-29 at 20:41 +0200, Helge Deller wrote: > On 29.04.20 15:36, Ben Hutchings wrote: > > Control: tag -1 upstream fixed-upstream patch > > > > On Wed, 2020-04-29 at 14:12 +1000, Russell Coker wrote: > > > Package: klibc-utils > > >

initramfs-tools 0.137 release

2020-04-29 Thread Ben Hutchings
t filename, "libgcc_s.so.1". Ben. AP (1): hook-functions: Search for firmware under /lib/firmware/updates Ben Hutchings (7): Document copy_exec as usable for shared libraries hook-functions: copy_exec: Copy libgcc_s.so.0 along with libpthread.so hook-functions

Bug#955469: initramfs-tools-core: Enable zstandard support

2020-04-29 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Tue, 2020-04-28 at 04:43 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote: > On Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:05:22 +0200 Norbert Lange wrote: > > Package: initramfs-tools-core > > Version: 0.136 > > Severity: wishlist > > Tags: patch > > > > Hello, > > > > ther

Bug#959070: klibc-utils: fstype falsely claims to need an executable stack

2020-04-29 Thread Ben Hutchings
cutable > stacke. If you clear the execstack bit it appears to work correctly. [...] I've fixed this upstream but not made a new release yet: https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/libs/klibc/klibc.git/commit/?id=9d8d648e604026b32cad00a84ed6c29cbd157641 Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Horngren's Observation

Uploading linux (5.6.7-1)

2020-04-28 Thread Ben Hutchings
modules * udeb: Add crc32_generic to crc-modules * lockdown: set default (with Secure Boot) to LOCKDOWN_INTEGRITY_MAX (Closes: #956197) Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Horngren's Observation: Among economists, the real world is often a special case. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#955469: initramfs-tools-core: Enable zstandard support

2020-04-27 Thread Ben Hutchings
ot;$archive" >/dev/null 2>&1 ; then > gzip -c -d "$archive" > elif xzcat -t "$archive" >/dev/null 2>&1 ; then > xzcat "$archive" gzip should be checked first as it's most likely to be the actual compression used. Aside from that, I don't think the order matters here. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Larkinson's Law: All laws are basically false. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#955709: initramfs-tools: All LVM members of a Btrfs raid1 rootfs are not activated prior to btrfs device scan.

2020-04-27 Thread Ben Hutchings
r the current behaviour. I would welcome comments on these from other maintainers. Ben. [*] The hibernation/resume device is an exception to this, but hibernation images won't work across a device change anyway. -- Ben Hutchings Larkinson's Law: All laws are basically false. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#953084: initramfs-tools: Hangs while trying to generate the initrd

2020-04-27 Thread Ben Hutchings
initrd. > I can’t even kill the aptitude or dpkg process with CTRL-C, I must kill it > with > killall. Please run this (as root) and send the output: mkinitramfs -v -o initrd.img Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Larkinson's Law: All laws are basically false. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#958559: debian-kernel-handbook: document how to verify authenticity of git sources

2020-04-25 Thread Ben Hutchings
to git are signed. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings For every complex problem there is a solution that is simple, neat, and wrong. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#958065: linux: switch from linux-image-5.5.0-1-amd64-unsigned to linux-image-5.5.0-1-amd64 made modules being lost

2020-04-23 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Sun, 2020-04-19 at 01:21 +0200, Christoph Anton Mitterer wrote: > On Sat, 2020-04-18 at 22:54 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote: > > No, it does not. It removes kmod's index files > I probably should have better checked the code I've copy ^^ > > > > This is a known bug but

Bug#826796: Request for a new: linux-image-powerpc64-4K

2020-04-22 Thread Ben Hutchings
is completely broken with 64K pages then we should make sure nouveau is disabled in our default ppc64 configuration. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Time is nature's way of making sure that everything doesn't happen at once. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#958126: linux-image-5.5.0-2-amd64: Alt-SysRq-x no longer lifts Secure Boot restrictions

2020-04-18 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Sat, 2020-04-18 at 23:15 +, brian m. carlson wrote: > On 2020-04-18 at 21:59:35, Ben Hutchings wrote: > > Control: tag -1 wontfix > > > > On Sat, 2020-04-18 at 18:50 +, brian m. carlson wrote: > > > Package: src:linux > > > Vers

Bug#958126: linux-image-5.5.0-2-amd64: Alt-SysRq-x no longer lifts Secure Boot restrictions

2020-04-18 Thread Ben Hutchings
pdate that to reflect current reality. If you can't live with the restrictions of Secure Boot, you'll have to turn it off. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings If more than one person is responsible for a bug, no one is at fault. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#958065: linux: switch from linux-image-5.5.0-1-amd64-unsigned to linux-image-5.5.0-1-amd64 made modules being lost

2020-04-18 Thread Ben Hutchings
unaffected.) Running "depmod" will fix that. This is a known bug but I don't know how to fix it. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings If more than one person is responsible for a bug, no one is at fault. signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#945055:

2020-04-17 Thread Ben Hutchings
ion. Please update the versions properly. This is also tagged "patch" but without a direct link to the patch(es) that are supposed to fix it. (Linking to the upstream bug report is not specific enough.) Ben. -- Ben Hutchings The program is absolutely right; therefore, the computer mu

Bug#898446: Please reconsider enabling the user namespaces by default

2020-04-15 Thread Ben Hutchings
On Wed, 2020-04-15 at 08:32 +0100, Simon McVittie wrote: > On Wed, 15 Apr 2020 at 02:52:11 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote: > > I think you've made a good case that user namespaces are likely to be a > > net positive for security on Debian desktop systems. > > > >

Bug#948576: Update - tested with 5.5.4

2020-04-14 Thread Ben Hutchings
utomatically get loaded when it's built as a module. This can probably be fixed by adding the line: MODULE_DEVICE_TABLE(of, node_matches); but I'll leave it to you to test that and send a patch upstream. :-) Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It is a miracle t

Bug#898446: Please reconsider enabling the user namespaces by default

2020-04-14 Thread Ben Hutchings
f > patching in a new sysctl, they set /proc/sys/user/max_user_namespaces > to 0 (which is an upstream thing since Linux 4.9). And CentOS 8 appears to enable user namespaces by default. So at this point I think we probably need to follow suit, if only because users and developers wi

Re: Persistent Keyring support in the Kernel

2020-04-14 Thread Ben Hutchings
a reason > behind not enabling support for them by default? Not that I recall. I'll enable it. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education. - Albert Einstein signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#933302: RTL8723DE not working

2020-04-14 Thread Ben Hutchings
c1). Until it is added, we can't enable it in Debian. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education. - Albert Einstein signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Bug#956661: /usr/sbin/update-initramfs: update-initramfs hangs forever when trying to update

2020-04-13 Thread Ben Hutchings
e, so the bug is probably elsewhere. I tried to reproduce this on unstable, with all the same packages you have that include initramfs hooks, but update-initramfs completes in about 15 seconds. Please run this (as root) and send the output: mkinitramfs -v -o initrd.img Ben. -- Ben Hutchi

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