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From: mpagano@gentoo.org (Mike Pagano )
To: Gentoo Kernel List <gentoo-kernel@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-kernel] [ANNOUNCE] genpatches-2.6.35-8 release
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2010 18:11:02
Message-Id: 20100916174012.7515E1B4011@smtp.gentoo.org
This is an automated email announcing the release of genpatches-2.6.35-8


CHANGES SINCE 2.6.35-7
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Revision 1783: 
Fix for exploit: IA32 Syscall Entry Point Privilege Escalation (CVE-2010-3301) (mpagano)
Added: 1700_retruncate-rax-after-ia32-syscall.patch
Added: 1705_syscall-number-test-fix.patch

Revision 1784: 
2.6.35-8 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/~mpagano/genpatches/patches-2.6.35-8.htm
http://dev.gentoo.org/~mpagano/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.35-8.base.tar.bz2
http://dev.gentoo.org/~mpagano/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.35-8.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/~mpagano/genpatches

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