cvs commit: LFS/BOOK/chapter08 kernel.xml

alexander at linuxfromscratch.org alexander at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Jun 13 09:20:00 PDT 2004


alexander    04/06/13 10:20:00

  Modified:    BOOK     general.ent
               BOOK/chapter01 changelog.xml
               BOOK/chapter03 patches.xml
               BOOK/chapter08 kernel.xml
  Log:
  Security: fixed an exploitable DoS bug in FPU exception handling code in linux-2.6.6
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.44      +2 -2      LFS/BOOK/general.ent
  
  Index: general.ent
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/LFS/BOOK/general.ent,v
  retrieving revision 1.43
  retrieving revision 1.44
  diff -u -r1.43 -r1.44
  --- general.ent	11 Jun 2004 23:04:52 -0000	1.43
  +++ general.ent	13 Jun 2004 16:19:59 -0000	1.44
  @@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
   <?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
  -<!ENTITY version "CVS-20040612">
  -<!ENTITY releasedate "June 12, 2004">
  +<!ENTITY version "CVS-20040613">
  +<!ENTITY releasedate "June 13, 2004">
   <!ENTITY milestone "6.0">
   
   <!ENTITY lfs-root "http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/">
  
  
  
  1.805     +4 -0      LFS/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
  
  Index: changelog.xml
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/LFS/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.804
  retrieving revision 1.805
  diff -u -r1.804 -r1.805
  --- changelog.xml	12 Jun 2004 20:45:37 -0000	1.804
  +++ changelog.xml	13 Jun 2004 16:19:59 -0000	1.805
  @@ -67,6 +67,7 @@
   <listitem><para>iana-etc-1.00</para></listitem>
   <listitem><para>inetutils-1.4.2-kernel_headers-1.patch</para></listitem>
   <listitem><para>inetutils-1.4.2-no_server_man_pages-1.patch</para></listitem>
  +<listitem><para>linux-2.6.6-fpu-1.patch</para></listitem>
   <listitem><para>linux-libc-headers-2.6.6.0</para></listitem>
   <listitem><para>mktemp-1.5</para></listitem>
   <listitem><para>mktemp-1.5-add_tempfile-1.patch</para></listitem>
  @@ -107,6 +108,9 @@
   </itemizedlist>
   </listitem>
   
  +<listitem><para>June 13, 2004 [alexander]: Security: added
  +linux-2.6.6-fpu-1.patch</para></listitem>
  +
   <listitem><para>June 12, 2004 [jeremy]: Chapter 6 - Hotplug - corrected the
   name of the bogus deps patch</para></listitem>
   
  
  
  
  1.19      +8 -0      LFS/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml
  
  Index: patches.xml
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/LFS/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.18
  retrieving revision 1.19
  diff -u -r1.18 -r1.19
  --- patches.xml	11 Jun 2004 15:49:18 -0000	1.18
  +++ patches.xml	13 Jun 2004 16:20:00 -0000	1.19
  @@ -106,6 +106,14 @@
   </varlistentry>
   
   <varlistentry>
  +<term>Linux FPU Exceptions Security Fix - 1 KB:</term>
  +<listitem>
  +<para><ulink
  +url="&patches-root;linux-&linux-version;-fpu-1.patch"/></para>
  +</listitem>
  +</varlistentry>
  +
  +<varlistentry>
   <term>Man 80-Columns Patch - 1 KB:</term>
   <listitem>
   <para><ulink url="&patches-root;man-&man-version;-80cols-1.patch"/></para>
  
  
  
  1.38      +4 -0      LFS/BOOK/chapter08/kernel.xml
  
  Index: kernel.xml
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/LFS/BOOK/chapter08/kernel.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.37
  retrieving revision 1.38
  diff -u -r1.37 -r1.38
  --- kernel.xml	29 May 2004 15:11:32 -0000	1.37
  +++ kernel.xml	13 Jun 2004 16:20:00 -0000	1.38
  @@ -43,6 +43,10 @@
   kernel compilation. You shouldn't rely on the source tree being clean after
   un-tarring.</para>
   
  +<para>Fix an exploitable bug in FPU exception handling code:</para>
  +
  +<screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../linux-&linux-version;-fpu-1.patch</userinput></screen>
  +
   <para>Configure the kernel via a menu-driven interface:</para>
   
   <screen><userinput>make menuconfig</userinput></screen>
  
  
  



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