The Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, 5, and Red Hat Enterprise MRG did not include support for Graphics Execution Manager (GEM) in the i915 driver, and therefore are not affected by this issue.
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Red Hat Security Errata
|MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2010:0958||2010-12-08|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (kernel)||RHSA-2010:0842||2010-11-10|
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