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From: mpagano@gentoo.org (Mike Pagano )
To: Gentoo Kernel List <gentoo-kernel@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-kernel] [ANNOUNCE] genpatches-2.6.30-4 release
Date: Sat, 18 Jul 2009 21:42:31
Message-Id: 20090718214230.109F76502F@smtp.gentoo.org
This is an automated email announcing the release of genpatches-2.6.30-4


CHANGES SINCE 2.6.30-3
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Revision 1586: 
security fix PER_CLEAR_ON_SETUID CVE-2009-1895 (mpagano)
Added: 1500_per-clear-on-setid-cve-2009-1895.patch

Revision 1587: 
Adding patch to fix NULL pointer dereference in tun_chr_pool CVE-2009-1897 (mpagano)
Added: 1505_fix-null-ptr-def-in-tun-chr-pool.patch

Revision 1588: 
2.6.30-4 release (mpagano)


PATCHES
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When the website updates, the complete patch list and split-out patches will be
available here:
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/patches-2.6.30-4.htm
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.30-4.base.tar.bz2
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.30-4.extras.tar.bz2


ABOUT GENPATCHES
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genpatches is the patchset applied to some kernels available in Portage.

For more information, see the genpatches homepage:
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches

For a simple example of how to use genpatches in your kernel ebuild, look at a
recent gentoo-sources-2.6.* ebuild.