Linux 2.4.19-rc5-ac1

Linux 2.4.19-rc5-ac1

Post by Alan Co » Sat, 03 Aug 2002 06:30:11

[+ indicates stuff that went to Marcelo, o stuff that has not,
 * indicates stuff that is merged in mainstream now, X stuff that proved
   bad and was dropped out]

This patch contains SiS IDE updates. Usual caveats apply. The HP merge is
now down to 4058 lines.

Linux 2.4.19rc5-ac1
o       Merge with 2.4.19rc5
o       Flush the right thing in ramdisk                (HP merge)
o       Merge further small hppa bits                   (HP merge)
o       Fix ide option breakage                         (Mikael Petterson)
o       Fix a JFFS2 oops case                           (David Woodhouse)
o       Switch 'processor id' to 'physical id'          (me)
        | Keeps glibc happy until we sort out cpu numbers longer term
o       Fix incorrect marking of phys_proc_id init      (David Luyer)
o       Update the experimental amd76x_pm code          (Johnathan Hicks)
o       EEPro10 update                          (Aristeu Sergio Rozanski Filho)
o       Fix missing prototype                           (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Make mount hash size more sensible              (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Make i386 semaphore implementation gcc3 safe    (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Remove dead code in alim15x3 IDE code           (me)
o       Make the i8x0 audio power up more conservative  (me)
o       Enable EAPD on i8x0 audio devices               (me)
        | Hopefully this will fix some of the 'silent laptop' problems
o       Fix misordering in drivers/net/Config           (Willy Tarreau)
o       Fix undefined C usage in ixj                    (me)
o       Fix undefined C usage in se401                  (me)
o       Kill __FUNCTION__ in some usb drivers           (me)

Linux 2.4.19rc3-ac5
o       Fix the SMP compile problem                     (me)
        | Better solutions preferred - suggestions anyone ?
o       Exterminate more of the __FUNCTION__ warnings   (me)
*       Fix warning in stallion and real loading bug    (me)
o       Fix various random gcc 3.1 warnings             (me)
o       Hopefully fix the DRM compile for gcc 2.95      (me)
*       Tighten multiple length checks in intermezzo    (Silvio Cesare, me)
*       Fix upper limit on stradis cliprects            (Silvio Cesare, me)
*       Fix proc_file_lseek                             (me)
*       Fix drivers/s390/dasd write limit               (Silvio Cesare, me)
*       Fix ewrk3 and natsemi driver lengthchecks       (Silvio Cesare, me)
*       Openprom fixes                                  (Dave Miller)
*       Network procfs fixes                            (Dave Miller)
o       Fix a couple of license tags                    (Carl-Daniel Hailfinger)
o       Don't pad empty initializers with gcc 2.95+     (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Make better use of dentry inline space          (Andi Kleen)
o       Fix ffs asm for gcc 3.x                         (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Remove last gcc3 warnings on ext3               (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Warn when mounting ext3 as ext2                 (Andrew Morton)
o       Make umem useadd_gendisk                        (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Fix cpqarray I/O accountinmg                    (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Fix for TCSBRK standards compliance
        | LSB patch with further bugs fixed
o       Fix lots more __FUNCTION__ stuff                (me)
o       Fix warnings in hamradio drivers with gcc3      (me)

Linux 2.4.19rc3-ac4
o       Support "help" button Vaio PCG-NV105          (Frank Schusdziarra)
*       Clear AC on int in vm86 emulation               (Stas Sergeev)
*       Clean up stack handling macros in vm86          (Stas Sergeev)
*       Handle multiple prefixes on vm86 traps          (Stas Sergeev)
o       Use FIXMAP for f00f fixups                      (Andrea Arcangeli,
                                                         Christoph Hellwig)
o       Cacheline align tlb state                       (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       cmpxchg8 needs lock prefix                      (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       Make O1 scheduler hyperthreading aware          (Intel)
        | Plus some cleanup, performance fix
o       make xconfig fix up                             (Pete Zaitcev)
o       Fix a misidentification of Tualatin             (Dave Jones)
o       Update SiS IDE driver for ATA133                (Lui-Chen Chang,
                                                         Lionel Bouton)
o       Update procfs for inode sysctl changes          (James Antill)
o       Final fixups for summit support                 (James Cleverdon)
o       Fix missing sign check in se401 driver          (Silvio Cesare)
o       Fix missing wrap check in usbvideo              (Silvio Cesare)
o       Fix netsyms includes                            (Martin Uecker)
o       Penguin logo frame buffer fix                   (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       sym53c8xx_2 fixes for bugs tickled on hppa      (Grant Grundler)
o       Remove vm_unacct_vma                            (Hugh Dickins)
o       Handle do_mmap_pgoff mask properly              (Hugh Dickins)
o       Update to rmap-13b                              (Rik van Riel,
                                                Arjan van de Ven, Hugh Dickins)
o       Fix trident audio suspend/resume crash          (Muli Ben-Yehuda)
o       Give panic info in morse code on graphic oops   (Andrew Rodland)
o       Add a new kaweth usb ident                      (Harm Verhagen)
o       Fix warnings from init_task.c                   (Alex Riesen)
o       IRQ balancing fix backport from 2.5             (Zwane Mwaikambo)
o       Clean up LDM support                            (Richard Russon)
o       Fix lib/rbtree mismerge                         (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Endian fixes for 8390 drivers                   (from HPPA merge)
o       Support tulip on the parisc platform            (from HPPA merge)
o       Update parport_gsc                              (Helge Deller)
o       Merge fault handling changes for upward         (from HPPA merge)
        growing stacks
o       Fix undefined C in speakup                      (me)
o       Fix umem undefined C                            (me)
o       Fix a few other warnings                        (me)
o       Lots of gcc 3.1 __FUNCTION__ warning fixes      (me)

Linux 2.4.19rc3-ac3
o       Hopefully fix the smp boot/apic problem         (James Cleverdon)
o       Tidy various VM bits up                         (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Further quota updates           (Jan Kara, Al Viro, Christoph Hellwig)
o       Fix incorrect tristate in             (Keith Owens)
o       amd76x_pm compile fix                           (Erik Andersen)

Linux 2.4.19rc3-ac2
o       Fix escaped iconfig makefile line               (Greg Louis)
*       Fix a dcache locking error                      (Al Viro)
o       AMD native powermanagement                      (Tony Lindgren,
                                                         Johnathan Hicks)
        | Replaces amd768_pm as its already far better
o       Remove dead tq_bdflush                          (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Remove dead pg_nosave bits                      (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Remove dead 8253x build script                  (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Clean up speakup Makefile                       (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Fix typo in drivers/net/               (Hans-Joachim Baader)
o       Update to new quota code with dual format       (Jan Kara)
o       Add the XFS framework for quota into it         (Nathan Scott)
o       Fix unaligned access on ewrk3                   (Martin Brulisauer)
o       Fix config breakage from mips merge             (Christoph Hellwig)
*       Recognize GPLv2 as a valid license              (Keith Owens)
o       Update ACPI hotplug driver                      (Takayoshi KOCHI)
        | And fix posted shortly after
o       Remove ksyms.c debugging junk                   (Khromy)
o       Remove limits.h use in speakup                  (Adrian Bunk)
o       NFS lock daemon fixes                           (Olaf Kirch)
        | Sign errors, Openserver interoperability
o       Further trident sound cleanup and fixes         (Muli Ben-Yehuda)
o       Change tcp_diag.h fix to keep DaveM happy       (me)
o       Add via apic to expected apic versions          (me)
o       Next batch of summit tweaks                     (James Cleverdon)
        | Won't fix the existing APIC problem
o       Add Vaio C1MV mode lines to radeonfb            (James Mayer)
o       Fix sloppy sign handling in apm and rio500      (Silvio Cesare)
o       Reformat depca.c ready for some bugfixes        (me)

Linux 2.4.19rc3-a1
o       Merge with 2.4.19rc3

Linux 2.4.19rc2-ac2
o       Fix ide probe crash stupid bug in ac1           (me)
        | I mismerged Kurt's change

Linux 2.4.19rc2-ac1
o       Merge with 2.4.19-rc2
o       Minor HP merge fixup
o       Orinoco build fix                               (Adrian Bunk)
o       Vaio C1VE/N frame buffer console mode           (Marcel Wijlaars)
o       Fix an inverted test in sym53c8xx_2             (Grant Grundler)
o       Fix aic7xxx build without PCI enabled           (me)
o       Clear allocated gendisk in IDE                  (Kurt Garloff)

Linux 2.4.19rc1-ac7
o       Merge more HPPA bits
o       tcp_diag alignment fixup                        (Richard Henderson)
        | Pending DaveM making a nicer fix Im sure
o       Hopefully fix the SMP APIC problems rc6         (James Cleverdon)
        gave some people
o       Fix incorrect __init in PCI core                (Takayoshi KOCHI)
        | Caused hotplug bugs
o       Update IBM PCI hotplug driver                   (Greg Kroah-Hartmann)
*       Add SCSI blacklist entries for Centristor       (Robert Sertic)
o       Update Documentation/sysctl/vm.txt              (Steven Cole)
*       Fix kdev_val macro                              (Steven Cole)
o       Allow a user to force dma 0 to be allowed       (Gerald Teschl)
        for ISAPnP [be nice to autodetect this ?]
o       Hopefully fix bogus config question bug         (me)
o       Fix hang on some boxes if you unload
        maestro audio then hit the volume buttons       (Samuel Thibault)
+       Fix aha152x scsi                                (Juergen Fischer)
o       Bluetooth pcmcia drivers                        (Marcel Holtmann)

Linux 2.4.19rc1-ac6
o       Update merge using bits from newer summit diff  (James Cleverdon)
o       Fix problems with non SMP but io-apic build     (me)
o       Socket error path memory leak fix               (Robert Love)
o       Fix sd_varyio masks for higher drives           (Kurt Garloff)
o       Fix tmpfs double kunmap                         (Hugh Dickins)
o       VIA rhine cleanup/fixes                         (Roger Luethi)
o       Fix typos in ncr/seagate scsi                   (James Mayer)
o       MPT fusion update                               (Pam Delaney)
o       Trident audio code cleanups and lock fixes      (Muli Ben-Yehuda)
o       Fix irq balancing for summit boxes with Ingo's  (James Cleverdon)
        PIV balancer

Linux 2.4.19rc1-ac5
o       Add additional promise chip names provided by   (me)
        Hank Yang
o       Fix promise 20277 misreporting                  (me)
o       Remove extra argument from vm_enough_memory     (me)
        | Suggested by Hugh Dickins
o       Initial merge of main chunk of parisc-55 tree
        - fix scheduling of disabled kbd tasklet

Linux 2.4.19rc1-ac4
o       Tweak pnpbios permissions on escd file          (me)
        | We only want root able to see it
o       Merge first bits of Summit stuff                (me)
        | Working from ugly ibm patch for 2.4.9
o       Fix casting warnings in i830 DRM                (me)
+       Fix atp870u warning                             (me)
o       Fix APM hang on resume with SMP kernel on up    (me)
o       Change added proc/cpuinfo entries to fit format(me)
o       Fix PIV clockmod                                (Peter Osterlund)
o       Re-order scsi disk structure to save space      (Kurt Garloff)
o       Fix CPU_FREQ build problem                      (Peter Osterlund)
o       Clean up speakup_acntpc                 (Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo)
o       Clean up speakup_acntsa                 (Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo)
o       Clean up speakup_apolo                  (Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo)
o       Basic speakup core cleanups             (Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo)
o       Fix a mishandling of PCIBIOS boxes that do not  (Mark Lisher)
        use CONF1/CONF2
o       Fix promise skip for new supertrak              (Jan Schmidt)
o       Allocate nocache ram based on mem size for      (Tomas Szepe)
o       Fix incorrect zlib includes                     (David Woodhouse)
o       Fix duplicated scsi host idents                 (Itai Nahshon)
o       Update ALi5451 audio                            (Lei Hu)
        | Sorry this took so long - it got lost
o       Handle radeon cards that report zero RAM        (James Mayer)
o       Blacklist H.01.09 megaraid firmware             (Jan Koop)
o       Initial ALi5455 audio support                   (Lei Hu)

Linux 2.4.19rc1-ac3
*       Remove SWSUSPEND
        | With the IDE backport option and other general 2.5 improvements
        | its now best worked on in 2.5
*       Remove duplicate config options                 (Steven Cole)  
o       Newer SX6000 has PDC20276 chips. Handle this    (me)
o       Don't use LBA48

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Linux 2.4.19-rc5-ac1

Post by Tomas Szep » Sat, 03 Aug 2002 07:20:05

Quote:> Linux 2.4.19rc5-ac1

-EXTRAVERSION = -rc3-ac4
+EXTRAVERSION = -rc5-ac1

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