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Alan Cox: Linux 2.2.21-pre3

Feb 25, 2002, 23:48 (6 Talkback[s])

Kernel.org Mirrors

From: Alan Cox 
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Date: Mon, February 25, 2002 14:56
Subject: Linux 2.2.21pre3

This merges the main backlog stuff as a big chunk. There are some
small but
important fixes left for pre4 then I want to aim for a 2.2.21 about March
10th or so

2.2.21pre3
o        Fix a case where a non blocking tty write could        (Peter Benie)
        get stuck
o        Fix non blocking midi close on es1370, es1371        (me)
        sonicvibes right this time 
o        Fix menu/xconfig warnings                        (René Scharfe)
o        Fix non blocking midi close on cmpci, cs4281,        (me)
        esssolo, trident.
o        Add eepro100VE ident                                (Hanno Boeck)
o        Fix DRM oops case                                (Herbert Xu)
o        Fix an oops causing datagram AF_UNIX race        (Paul Menage)
o        Support newer geodes using new CPUID properly        (Hiroshi Miura)
o        Fix up RTC build for non pmac ppc boxes                (Tom Rini)
o        Fix MCE address reporting                        (Pete Wyckoff)
o        Vibra16 docs update                                (Neale Banks)
o        Eicon include file fix                                (Herbert Xu)
o        ISDN loop and header fixes                        (Kai Germaschewski)
o        Fix eepro100 out of memory during init path        (Neale Banks)
o        Fix BSD partition table handling breakage        (Andries Brouwer)
o        Add WD XD signature to xd driver                (Paul)
o        3Ware driver update                                (Adam Radford)
o        S/390 debugging updates                                (Carsten Otte)
o        S/390 DASD updates                                (Carsten Otte)
o        S/390 CIO updates                                (Carsten Otte)
o        Update USB serial, belkin, digi_acceleport,        (Greg Kroah-Hartmann)
        empeg, ftdsio, edgeport, keyspan, mctu232,
        omninet, prolific, visor
o        Cyberjack USB driver                                (Matthias Bruestle)
o        USB ir dongle driver                                (Greg Kroah-Hartmann)
o        Support very large FAT file systems                (Vijay Kumar)
o        Backport 2.4 modversions build fix                (Mikael Pettersson)
o        Backport 2.4 es1371 init for new revs                (Julian Anastasov)
o        3c507 driver fixes                                (Mark Mackenzie)
o        ext2 obscure group descriptor corruption fix        (Daniel Phillips,
                                                         Al Viro)
o        Correct a problem where rpciod didnt give up        (Andreas Haumer)
        its current dir

2.2.21pre2
o        Fix non blocking midi close on es1370, es1371        (me)
        sonicvibes
o        Update osst driver                                (Willem Riede)
o        Update machine check support in 2.2 to match 2.4(Dave Jones)
o        Additional P4, Rise, Winchip handling for setup        (Dave Jones)
o        Fix extended MMX initialisation on Cyrix MII        (me)
o        Backport a lot of x86 setup (cache size etc)        (Dave Jones)
o        ISDN cleanups                                        (Kai Germaschewski)
o        Backport eicon driver fixes                        (Kai Germaschewski)
o        ISDN ppp fixes                                        (Andre Beck)
o        Fix timeout handling in eicon driver                (Kai Germaschewski)
o        Fix null pointer bug in isdnloop                (Kai Germaschewski)
o        Menuconfig refresh fixup                        (Willy Tarreau)
o        Modular ati frame buffer build fix                (Krzysztof Taraszka)
o        Backport VIA chipset fixes to 2.2                (me)
o        Make DCD high->low work on SX16 with CLOCAL set        (Ado Arnolds)

2.2.21pre1
o        Fix potential corruption with vmalloc on        (Ralf Baechle)
        virtually cached boxes
o        Small PPC build fixups                                (Tom Rini)
o        zImage booting fix                                (Kalev Soikonen)
o        EIO on NFS read fixup                                (Trond Myklebust)
o        Update 3ware raid driver                        (Adam Radford)
o        page_alloc race fix                                (Andrea Arcangeli)
o        Update USB maintainers                                (Greg Kroah-Hartmann)
o        bttv clipcount=0 fix                                (Solar Designer)
o        Fix multiple eepro driver bugs                        (Aris)
o        Sym53c8xx queue handling fix                        (Gerard Roudier)
o        Update SubmittingDrivers document                (Michal Svec)
o        8139too performance tune                        (Jens David)
o        procfs follow link return fix                        (Solar Designer)
o        Backport SEM_UNDO overflow fix from 2.4                (Leonid Igolnik)
o        VM86 fixes                                        (Manfred Spraul)
o        Fix alpha build                                        (Kim Heino)
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