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edb299a... by Louis Bouchard on 2016-11-10

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.6.0-2ubuntu1.2 to ubuntu/yakkety-proposed

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Changelog parent: b3973ccde47ac104180363b8ab44592a89f4e6fc

New changelog entries:
  * d/p/0003-PATCH-v2-Support-_count-_refcount-rename-in-struct-p.patch,
    d/p/0004-fix-readpage_elf-attempt-to-read-non-existent-page.patch
    Fix makedumpfile failure on 4.8 kernels.
     - Makedumpfile will exit on error with the following message :
       get_mem_map: Can't distinguish the memory type. (LP: #1626269)
     - Fix readpage_elf: Attempt to read non-existent page errors after
       previous patch is applied
  [ Rinat ]
  * Fix double-quote handling in /proc/cmdline
    Parsing of the cmdline would fail if double-quotes are encountered
    in /proc/cmdine (i.e. like when things like "acpi_osi=!Windows 2012"
    are found in the cmdline). (LP: #1644771)
  * Fix spelling error in debian/control

b3973cc... by Chris J Arges on 2016-10-17

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.6.0-2ubuntu1.1 to ubuntu/yakkety-proposed

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Changelog parent: 1e8e7b938c88d9230718cc3b3bea90e98e1ba986

New changelog entries:
  * Remove hugepages/hugepagesz from kdump's cmdline. (LP: #1634132)

1e8e7b9... by Matthias Klose on 2016-10-06

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.6.0-2ubuntu1 to ubuntu/yakkety-proposed

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Changelog parent: 2c8c370f0a1f58e3a59e938593c282a861968eb7

New changelog entries:
  * Build on arm64. LP: #1238110.

2c8c370... by Louis Bouchard on 2016-07-15

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.6.0-2 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 09eceaf0b426c9c1dc2d4fd981a43a99425a2c53

New changelog entries:
  * define_stampdir() : Loop on hostname -I for 5 sec to get IP address
    if HOSTTAG=ip. The network stack may not be ready when kdump-config runs.
    Give it some time before reverting HOSTTAG to hostname if an IP address
    cannot be found. (LP: #1599561)
  * debian/rules : drop the dh_installinit override
    Uses a syntax which is no longer supported and generate an error on
    install. (LP: #1599491)

09eceaf... by Louis Bouchard on 2016-06-22

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.6.0-1 to debian/sid

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Changelog parent: c3e4ae121957ef1781b73b6452cf1ec274632a71

New changelog entries:
  * New upstream version includes :
    o Exclude page structures of non-dumped pages
     - Add the new option "-e" to exclude the page structures which correspond
       to excluded pages. This option will bring a great performance, but it
       will harm analyticity a little bit. Please see the note below:

       NOTE: If you specify this option, crash will show the message below
             and the 'kmem' command will not work.

           This dumpfile is incomplete because the page structures associated
           with excluded pages may also be excluded. This may cause the crash
           session to fail entirely, may cause commands to fail (most notably
           the "kmem" command), or may result in unpredictable runtime behavior.

       Now this option supports only x86_64.

    o Support new kernels
     - The supported kernel is updated to 4.5 in this version.

    Changelog:
    o New feature
        - [PATCH V7] Exclude page structures of non-dumped pages. (by Cliff Wickman) 46176a9
        - [PATCH 1/4] ARM64: Refactor code to support multiple page level. (by Pratyush Anand) 28a4729
        - [PATCH 2/4] ARM64: Decide VA Bits on the basis of _stext symbol value. (by Pratyush Anand) a93301d
        - [PATCH 3/4] ARM64: Fix KVBASE. (by Pratyush Anand) ec85257
        - [PATCH 4/4] ARM64: Fix for ARM64 3 level translation tables. (by Sameer Goel) c92a63d

    o Bugfix
        - [PATCH] Fix bitmap buffer release code. (by Atsushi Kumagai) 7556e69
        - [PATCH 1/3] Keep segment memory size when re-filtering ELF dumps (by Petr Tesarik) 606fe8c
        - [PATCH 2/3] Mark unstored ELF pages as filtered (by Petr Tesarik) 1cdabcd
        - [PATCH 3/3] Rewrite readpage_elf (by Petr Tesarik) 7a7cebc
        - [PATCH] Looking for page.compound_order/compound_dtor to exclude hugepages
          (by Atsushi Kumagai) 5bc1f52
        - [PATCH] Skip examining compound tail pages (by Atsushi Kumagai) 13b4233
        - [PATCH] arm64: fix two level pmd calculation (by Pratyush Anand) 6759c72
        - [PATCH] Fix module core base and size offset for kernel v4.5 (by Pratyush Anand) fa6a75a
        - [PATCH] Fix deleted macro by mistake for ia64 (by Atsushi Kumagai) cfe652e
        - [PATCH] Fix boundary value bug for checking memory holes (by Atsushi Kumagai) 11a6dae
        - [PATCH] Skip null entries to walk page tables correctly (by Atsushi Kumagai) ecf7a13
        - [PATCH] Fix read data corruption for multi thread feature. (by Atsushi Kumagai) ae848e8

    o Cleanup
        - [PATCH] Remove useless definitions of return value. (by Atsushi Kumagai) 3d32567
        - [PATCH] Clean up the in-accurate message printing about mmap (by Baoquan He) 2b8c001
        - [PATCH v8] Improve the performance of --num-threads -d 31 (by Zhou Wenjian) dfa2447
        - [PATCH] Fix compilation warning (by Pratyush Anand) 7dda810
        - [PATCH] Fix compilation warnings for x86_64 (by Atsushi Kumagai) 27b5fb5
        - [PATCH] Fix man page to add -p option (by Atsushi Kumagai) e444aad
        - [PATCH] Fix compilation warning (by Andrey Skvortsov) 484c6b1
  * Debian specific enhancements :
    [kdump-tools] Add missing unit to crashkernel parameter
    [d/p/0001-Remove-libebl-linkage.patch] Adapt to new upstream vers.
  * Debian specific modifications dropped :
    d/p/0003-support-kernel-4.2.patch] Fixed upstream

c3e4ae1... by Louis Bouchard on 2016-05-31

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.5.9-7 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 99eb799c8afda49810b76b8a890eaf4bfbfbc549

New changelog entries:
  * [d/rules] Lower kexec-tools dependency to -2
      The ubuntu merge will happen on an 1:2.0.10-2 version so it cannot
      depends on -3.

99eb799... by Louis Bouchard on 2016-05-30

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.5.9-6 to debian/sid

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Changelog parent: afa492e745a0c94f27bb23230832c56d76607b16

New changelog entries:
  * [ Juerg Haefliger <email address hidden> ]
    Limit the number of dumps kept on the local machine
    Introduce a new config variable KDUMP_NUM_DUMPS that specifies how
    many dumps should be kept on the machine. This can be use to prevent
    running out of disk space. It is ignored if remote dumping (ssh or nfs)
    is enabled. If there are too many dump files, older dumps are purged but
    only after the current dump operation succeeded.
  * [ Linn Crosetto <email address hidden> ]
    kdump-config: add support for UEFI Secure Boot
    kdump-config needs to query the state of UEFI Secure Boot in order to correctly
    use kexec to boot the crash kernel. Specifically, kexec needs the "-s" option
    to use the kexec_file_load system call to validate the image before loading it.
    (Closes: #823003)
  * [Hari Bathini <email address hidden>]
    Fix networked kdump failure to reach remote server. Avoids
    "Network is unreachable" message when trying to do remote dumps on either
    SSH or NFS. (LP: #1571590)
  * Add support for architecture-specific crashkernel param
    On Debian, the crashkernel boot parameter is left undefined. On Ubuntu
    it was defined in the kexec-tools package, modified specifically.
    This parameter is now defined by the kdump-tools package and uses an
    architecture-specific file containing the definition. A generic symlink
    called /etc/default/grub.d/kdump-tools.cfg points to the architecture
    specific file.

    The default values are :
     - All but ppc64el : 128M
     - ppc64el : 2G-4G:320M,4G-32G:512M,32G-64G:1024M,64G-128G:2048M,128G-:4096M@32M
    (LP: #1567539)
    On s390x architecture, the crashkernel parameter is added to the
    /etc/zipl.conf file.
    /etc/default/kdump-tools is also modified to use the cio_ignore parameter
    when kexec loads the crash kernel (LP: #1570775)

afa492e... by Louis Bouchard on 2016-02-10

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.5.9-5 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 96c4168b8f4aaf64d656f6795d08835634cd85e5

New changelog entries:
  [ Hendrik Brueckner ]
  * Build makedumpfile for s390x (Closes: #710674)
  * Enable LZO compression for makedumpfile

96c4168... by Louis Bouchard on 2016-01-26

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.5.9-4 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 1042beea2c228fff269bb858e16e8aff87582bf2

New changelog entries:
  * Allow for symlinks to be created for vmlinux files : On Power8
    architecture, systems are booting from a vmlinux file. The symlink
    /var/lib/kdump/vmlinuz has to point to this file. (LP: #1536904)
  * Add functionality to create symlinks for older kernels : If kdump
    is installed on systems with more than one kernel package, the smaller
    initrd.img file will only be created for the latest kernel. Adding the
    'symlinks' functionality will allow for the creation of symlinks to
    older kernels. If the smaller initrd.img file is missing in /var/lib/kdump
    it will be created beforehand. This will be preempted if kdump is already
    loaded. (LP: #1537714)
  * Fix kdump-config manpage : add documentation for the propagate option.
    (LP: #1538148)
  * Improve manpage for kdump-config

1042bee... by Louis Bouchard on 2015-12-09

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.5.9-3 to debian/sid

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Changelog parent: 805671355b985862ad26deb67497d8c34ab066e6

New changelog entries:
  * debian/patches/0003-support-kernel-4.2.patch :
    Fix packaging AGAIN so the patch is correctly applied.
    Previous upload missed it somehow.