[El-errata] ELBA-2018-4130 Oracle Linux 6 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel bug fix update

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Tue Jun 12 19:27:55 PDT 2018

Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2018-4130


The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 6 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:



Description of changes:

- net/rds: prevent RDS connections using stale ARP entries (Wei Lin 
Guay)  [Orabug: 28149101]
- net/rds: Avoid stalled connection due to CM REQ retries (Wei Lin Guay) 
  [Orabug: 28068627]
- net/rds: use one sided reconnection during a race (Wei Lin Guay) 
[Orabug: 28068627]
- Revert "Revert "net/rds: Revert "RDS: add reconnect retry scheme for 
stalled" (Håkon Bugge)  [Orabug: 28068627]
- xen-swiotlb: fix the check condition for xen_swiotlb_free_coherent 
(Joe Jin)  [Orabug: 22910685]
- net/rds: Assign the correct service level (Wei Lin Guay)  [Orabug: 
- target: Re-add missing SCF_ACK_KREF assignment in v4.1.y (Nicholas 
Bellinger)  [Orabug: 27781132]
- target: Fix LUN_RESET active I/O handling for ACK_KREF (Nicholas 
Bellinger)  [Orabug: 27781132]
- target: Invoke release_cmd() callback without holding a spinlock (Bart 
Van Assche)  [Orabug: 27781132]
- x86/bugs: Remove the Disabling Spectre v2 mitigation retpoline (Konrad 
Rzeszutek Wilk)  [Orabug: 27897282]
- x86/bugs: Report properly retpoline+IBRS (Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk)
- x86/bugs: Don't lie when fallback retpoline is engaged (Konrad 
Rzeszutek Wilk)
- fs: aio: fix the increment of aio-nr and counting against aio-max-nr 
(Mauricio Faria de Oliveira)  [Orabug: 28079082]
- qla2xxx: Enable buffer boundary check when DIF bundling is on. (Rajan 
Shanmugavelu)  [Orabug: 28130589]
- kernel: sys.c: missing break for prctl spec ctrl (Mihai Carabas) 
[Orabug: 28144775]

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