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From: mpagano@gentoo.org (Michael Pagano )
To: Gentoo Kernel List <gentoo-kernel@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-kernel] [ANNOUNCE] genpatches-3.0-17 release
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2012 21:04:01
Message-Id: 20120123210010.673B41B4020@smtp.gentoo.org
This is an automated email announcing the release of genpatches-3.0-17


CHANGES SINCE 3.0-16
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Revision 2062: 
Clean up and fix /proc/<pid>/mem handling, prevent local privilege escalation (mpagano)
Added: 2100_proc-mem-handling-fix.patch

Revision 2063: 
3.0-17 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-3.0-17.htm
http://dev.gentoo.org/~mpagano/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-3.0-17.base.tar.bz2
http://dev.gentoo.org/~mpagano/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-3.0-17.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 ebuild.