[PATCH] Linux-2.5.36-mcp2

[PATCH] Linux-2.5.36-mcp2

Post by Marc-Christian Peterse » Fri, 20 Sep 2002 19:40:04

Hi there,

here we go, -mcp2 for 2.5.36 vanilla.

 o indicates new add/update
 - indicates removed

 Changes in 2.5.36-mcp2:
 o  RCU (Read-Copy Update) for 2.5.36 + Fix             (Dipankar Sarma)
 o  real preempt <-> mmX fix (not a workaround :)       (Robert Love)

      for pointing me to the real fix :)
 o  recognize MAP_LOCKED in mmap() call                 (Hubertus Franke)
 o  core file naming                                    (Jes Rahbek Klinke)
      This is in the WOLK series for a long time now
      and I really like this feature and want to see
      this in 2.5.xx mainline! :)
 o  clean up RPC over TCP transport socket connect      (Chuck Lever)
 o  CPU-Frequency scaling for 2.5.36                    (Dominik Brodowski)

 Changes in 2.5.36-mcp1:
 o  2.5.36-mm1                                          (Andrew Morton)
 o  2.5.35-lsm1 (Linux Security Module)                 (LSM Team)
 o  2.5.36 i2c core drivers module_init/exit cleanup    (Albert Cranford)
 o  2.5.36 i2c new adapter id's                         (Albert Cranford)
 o  2.5.36 i2c new adapter i2c-pport driver             (Albert Cranford)
 -  XFS (now in 2.5.36, finally :))
 -  thread-exec-fix-2.5.35-A5 (now in 2.5.36)
 -  ebtables - Ethernet bridge tables (now in 2.5.36)
 -  NTFS unresolved symbol fix (now in 2.5.36)

 Changes in 2.5.35-mcp1:
 o  2.5.35-mm1                                          (Andrew Morton)
 o  ebtables - Ethernet bridge tables, for 2.5.35       (Bart De Schuymer)
 o  XFS DMAPI compile fix                               (Thunder f. the hill)
 o  ptrace breakage fix (2nd try :)                     (Ogawa Hirofumi)
 o  thread-exec-fix-2.5.35-A5                           (Ingo Molnar)
 o  NTFS - module build - unresolved symbol fix         (me)
 -  INPUT Fixes (7/7) (for now in 2.5.35)

 Changes in 2.5.34-mcp4:
 o   2.5.34-mm4                                         (Andrew Morton)
 o   ALSA v0.9.0rc3                                     (ALSA Team)
      thanks to Martin Loschwitz for re-integrating this
 o   INPUT Fixes (7/7)                                  (Vojtech Pavlik)
 o   Preempt <-> -mmX workaround                        (Steven Cole)

 Changes in 2.5.34-mcp3:
 o   2.5.34-mm3                                         (Andrew Morton)

 Changes in 2.5.34-mcp2:
 o   2.5.34-mm2                                         (Andrew Morton)
 o   Low level fb console driver for VGA text mode      (Petr Vandrovec)
 o   Entropy Fixes (11/11)                              (Oliver Xymoron)
 o   Preempt - no more spurious warnings at reboot/halt (Robert Love)
 o   IRQ-stack 4kb                                      (Dave Hansen)
 -   ftape damage fix (for now in -mm2)
 -   floppy driver init/exit fixes (for now in -mm2)
 -   devfs fix (for now in -mm2)
 -   do_syslog__down_try lock lockup (for now in -mm2)
 -   ALSA v0.9.0rc3
      causes non-compilable sound module with devfs

 Changes in 2.5.34-mcp1:
 o   2.5.34-mm1                                         (Andrew Morton)
 o   ftape damage fix                                   (Mikael Pettersson)
 o   floppy driver init/exit fixes                      (Mikael Pettersson)
 o   ALSA v0.9.0rc3                                     (ALSA Team)
 o   XFS + KDB (2.5.33-20020908-cvs)                    (XFS Team)
 o   aty128 Framebuffer fixes                           (Paul Mackerras)
 o   devfs fix                                          (Alexander Viro)
 o   do_syslog__down_try lock lockup                    (Ingo Molnar)
 o   pcibios_fixup_irqs-static                          (Adam J. Richter)
 o   ext3 version information fix                       (me)
 o   some tuning                                        (me)
     - OPEN_MAX 1024
     - NR_FILE 65536
     - int sysctl_local_port_range[2] = { 1024, 9999 };

If anyone is interrested in seperated patches of each above I'll
make a patch SET also available!

5dd7281338b0414e10c192e8ff745fee *linux-2.5.36-mcp2.patch.bz2
238bcec8ec298654a343315f01c6de87 *linux-2.5.36-mcp2.patch.gz


Thanks goes out to all the great developers who made this possible !!

Feedback welcome :) ... Have fun!

Kind regards
        Marc-Christian Petersen


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