Bug#917586: other kernel change affecting nvidia

Luca Boccassi bluca at debian.org
Thu Jan 3 12:11:27 GMT 2019

Control: tags -1 pending

On Thu, 2019-01-03 at 02:54 +0100, Jiri Palecek wrote:
> Hello,
> commit 
> https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/ae2b01f37044c10e975d22116755
> df56252b09d8 
> also affects nvidia. vm_insert_pfn is used in 
> nvidia-drm/nvidia-drm-gem-nvkms-memory.c. It can be easily converted
> to 
> vmf_insert_pfn, by removing the following switch (which only
> converts 
> the errno to a vm fault, which vmf_... returns directly).
> With this and the ipmi_user_t fixed, nvidia module can be compiled
> again.
> Regards
>      Jiri Palecek

Yes there's a few more, the fixes are pending upload.

Kind regards,
Luca Boccassi
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