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From: dsd@gentoo.org (Daniel Drake )
To: Gentoo Kernel List <gentoo-kernel@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-kernel] [ANNOUNCE] genpatches-2.6.26-5 release
Date: Fri, 05 Dec 2008 23:43:18
Message-Id: 20081205234317.05BD864D37@smtp.gentoo.org
This is an automated email announcing the release of genpatches-2.6.26-5


CHANGES SINCE 2.6.26-4
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Revision 1407: 
Fix microphone input regression on Asus laptops (dsd)
Added: 2700_hda-asus-mic-input.patch

Revision 1408: 
Remove clockevents reversion, this was determined not to be the cause of the regression (dsd)
Deleted: 2905_clockevents-resume-regression.patch

Revision 1423: 
Fix AF_UNIX garbage collection security issue (dsd)
Added: 1500_unix-socket-oom.patch

Revision 1424: 
Fix potential inotify security issue (dsd)
Added: 1505_inotify-watch-removal-race.patch

Revision 1425: 
2.6.26-5 release (dsd)


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-2.6.26-5.htm
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.26-5.base.tar.bz2
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.26-5.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.