Kernel Change Summary pre2.0.8

Kernel Change Summary pre2.0.8

Post by Michael Elizabeth Chasta » Tue, 28 May 1996 04:00:00

Kernel Change Summary
Linux pre2.0.8 (13461 lines)
Mon 27 May 1996

My KCS archive:

Documentation/networking/arcnet.txt: change 'route add' commands.
arch/ppc/*: massive changes (10995 lines) [Gary Thomas].
drivers/block/floppy.c: more Sparc fixes [Alain Knaff].
drivers/block/ide.c: probe_for_hwifs: add probe: PCI_DEVICE_ID_INTEL_82371SB_1.
drivers/net/de4x5.c: de4x5_alloc_rx_buff: fix an skb_put bug.
drivers/net/new_tunnel.c: module fixes.
drivers/pci/pci.c: add INTEL_82439, INTEL_82371SB_0, INTEL_82371SB_1.
drivers/scsi/seagate.c: seagate_st0x_reset: add parameter reset_flags.
drivers/sound/Readme.linux: security change: /dev/dsp* and /dev/audio*
    are created mode 622 to prevent eavesdropping by ordinary users.
fs/open.c: sys_truncate: do correct iputs in all error cases.
include/asm-ppc/*.h: massive changes (1789 lines) [Gary Thomas].
include/asm-sparc/floppy.h: sun_floppy_init: use virtual dma.
net/ipv4/ip_fw.c: ip_fw_chk: change handling of ack and syn.
net/ipv4/route.c: fib_add_1: undocumented changes.

Michael Chastain


Kernel Change Summary pre2.0.8

Post by Mark Lo » Tue, 28 May 1996 04:00:00

>Kernel Change Summary
>Linux pre2.0.8 (13461 lines)
>Mon 27 May 1996

>My KCS archive:


Quote:>drivers/block/ide.c: probe_for_hwifs: add probe: PCI_DEVICE_ID_INTEL_82371SB_1.

The above change adds support for the Intel Triton-II chipset (i430HX).

For Linux IDE (big/many) help, see:  /usr/src/linux/drivers/block/README.ide
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