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From: mpagano@gentoo.org (Mike Pagano )
To: Gentoo Kernel List <gentoo-kernel@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-kernel] [ANNOUNCE] genpatches-2.6.32-2 release
Date: Sun, 27 Dec 2009 02:04:35
Message-Id: 20091227020328.D8AC567EF5@smtp.gentoo.org
This is an automated email announcing the release of genpatches-2.6.32-2


CHANGES SINCE 2.6.32-1
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Revision 1638: 
hfs filesystem buffer overflow (CVE-2009-4020) (asn)
Added: 1900_hfs-readdir-buffer-overflow.patch
Added: 1900_hfs-readdir-buffer-overflow.patch
Added: 1900_hfs-readdir-buffer-overflow.patch

Revision 1642: 
Linux patch 2.6.32.1 (mpagano)
Added: 1000_linux-2.6.32.1.patch

Revision 1645: 
Linux patch version 2.6.32.2 and removal of redundant patch. (mpagano)
Added: 1001_linux-2.6.32.2.patch
Deleted: 1900_hfs-readdir-buffer-overflow.patch

Revision 1646: 
Patches to correct sector size reads for EFI GPT (mpagano)
Added: 1900_EFI-GPT-header-read-fix.patch
Added: 1910_sector-size-for-EFI-GPT-fix.patch

Revision 1648: 
2.6.32-2 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-2.6.32-2.htm
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.32-2.base.tar.bz2
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.32-2.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.