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Andrew Morton: Linux 2.6.0-test4-mm1

Aug 25, 2003, 07:18 (0 Talkback[s])

ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/akpm/patches/2.6/2.6.0-test4/2.6.0-test4-mm1/

. Lots of random fixes.

. m68k, x86_64 and networking syncups.

Linus is away for the rest of this month so if you have stuff it is probably best to wait until he returns or to send it to myself.

Changes since 2.6.0-test3-mm3:

linus.patch

Current Linus bk tree

-si_band-type-fix.patch
-ext3-block-allocation-cleanup.patch
-nfs-revert-backoff.patch
-signal-race-fix.patch
-vmscan-defer-writepage.patch
-local-apic-enable-fixes.patch
-awe-core.patch
-awe-use-gfp_flags.patch
-awe-fix-truncate-errors.patch
-ikconfig-enable.patch
-bd-claim-whole-disk.patch
-O_EXCL-claim-blockdevs.patch
-opl3sa2-lock-init-fix.patch
-dscc4-1.patch
-dscc4-2.patch
-dscc4-3.patch
-dscc4-4.patch
-dscc4-5.patch
-dscc4-6.patch
-dscc4-7.patch
-dscc4-8.patch
-aio-mm-leak-fix.patch
-selinux-avc_log_lock-fix.patch
-selinux-check-behaviour-fix.patch
-ymfpci-oops-fix.patch
-ymf_devs-lock.patch
-slab-drain_array-fix.patch
-loop-oops-fix.patch
-atp870u_detect-lockup-fix.patch
-copy_user-handle-kernel-fault.patch
-Locking-update.patch
-sysctl_h-needs-compiler_h.patch
-aio-mm-refcounting-fix.patch

Merged

-x86_64-fixes.patch
+kgdb-x86_64-fixes.patch

Renamed

+handle-unreadable-dot-config.patch

build system fixes

+huge-net-update.patch

Current davem tree

+x86_64-update-3.patch

Current ak tree

+dac960-GAM-IOCTLs-cleanup.patch

DAC960 rework

+thread-pgrp-fix-2.patch

Temp fix for the setpgrp-vs-threading problem

+kj-maintainers.patch

Add the kernel janitor project to ./MAINTAINERS

+ramdisk-cleanup.patch

Random whitespace fiddling

+v4l-use-after-free-fix.patch

v4l bugfix

+ikconfig-makefile-update.patch

/proc/ikconfig build tweaks

+ftape-warning-fix.patch

Fix a warning

+jffs-retval-fix.patch

Fix return value types

+make-ACPI_SLEEP-select-SOFTWARE_SUSPEND.patch

Config dependency

+3GB-personality.patch

Create a 3GB exec personality to support buggy apps on x86_64 and, later ia32 with the 4G/4G split.

+zeromap_pmd_range-fix.patch

pagetable initialisation fix

+no-async-write-errors-on-close.patch

Don't try to report EIO and ENOSPC errors through close()

+sis190-fix.patch

build/bug fix

+remove-add_wait_queue_cond.patch

dead code

+spin_lock_irqrestore-fixes.patch

typos

+pcmciamtd-fix.patch

build fix

+zoran-memleak-fixes.patch
+zoran-rename-debug.patch
+zoran-release-callback.patch
+zoran-pci_disable_device.patch
+zoran-cleanups.patch
+zoran-cleanups-2.patch
+zoran-naming-fix.patch

Zoran driver update

+airo-build-fix.patch

Make airo build with CONFIG_PCI=n

+m68k-vmlinux_lds-move.patch
+mac-ide-fix.patch
+m68k-asm-sections-fix.patch
+m68k-asm-local.patch
+amiga-z2ram-fix.patch
+amiga-floppy-fix.patch
+atari-floppy-fix.patch
+m68k-switch_to-fix.patch

m68k updates

+pcxx-warning-fix.patch

Warning fix

+pcnet32-unregister_pci-fix.patch

rmmod crash fix

+hwifs-oops-unregister-fix.patch

ide unregistration oops fix

+proc-pid-maps-32-bit-fix.patch

Make /proc/pid/maps output more palatable to apps which expect 32-bit addresses.

-kjournald-PF_SYNCWRITE.patch

Dropped - it slows down rxt3.

+sched-balance-fix-2.6.0-test3-mm3-A0.patch

CPU scheduler runqueue balancing fix

+o18int.patch
+o18.1int.patch

Interactivity tweaks from Con

-blacklist-asus-L3800C-dmi.patch

Dropped - the ACPI guys fixed it.

All 182 patches

linus.patch

mm.patch
add -mmN to EXTRAVERSION

kgdb-ga.patch
kgdb stub for ia32 (George Anzinger's one) kgdbL warning fix

kgdb-warning-fix.patch
kgdbL warning fix

kgdb-build-fix.patch

kgdb-spinlock-fix.patch

kgdb-fix-debug-info.patch
kgdb: CONFIG_DEBUG_INFO fix

kgdb-cpumask_t.patch

kgdb-x86_64-fixes.patch
x86_64 fixes

handle-unreadable-dot-config.patch
correctly handle unreadable .configs

huge-net-update.patch
net update

config_spinline.patch
uninline spinlocks for profiling accuracy.

ppc64-bar-0-fix.patch
Allow PCI BARs that start at 0

ppc64-reloc_hide.patch

ppc64-semaphore-reimplementation.patch
ppc64: use the ia32 semaphore implementation

ppc64-local.patch
ppc64: local.h implementation

ppc64-sched_clock.patch
ppc64: sched_clock()

sym-do-160.patch
make the SYM driver do 160 MB/sec

x86_64-update-3.patch
x86-64 update for test4

random-locking-fixes.patch
random: SMP locking

random-accounting-and-sleeping-fixes.patch random: accounting and sleeping fixes

rt-tasks-special-vm-treatment.patch
real-time enhanced page allocator and throttling

rt-tasks-special-vm-treatment-2.patch

input-use-after-free-checks.patch
input layer debug checks

deadline-requeue-workaround.patch
deadline requeue workaround

fbdev.patch

cursor-flashing-fix.patch
fbdev: fix cursor letovers

disable-athlon-prefetch.patch

sis900-atomicity-fix.patch
sis900 atomicity fix

slab-hexdump.patch
slab: hexdump structures when things go wrong

aic7xxx-parallel-build-fix.patch
fix parallel builds for aic7xxx

yenta-20030817-1-zv.patch

yenta-20030817-2-override.patch

yenta-20030817-3-sockinit.patch

yenta-20030817-4-pm.patch

yenta-20030817-5-pm2.patch

yenta-20030817-6-init.patch

yenta-20030817-7-quirks.patch

proc-pid-setuid-ownership-fix.patch
fix /proc/pid/fd ownership across setuid()

pid-revalidate-security-hook.patch
Call security hook from pid*_revalidate

dac960-GAM-IOCTLs-cleanup.patch
move DAC960 GAM IOCTLs into a new device

thread-pgrp-fix-2.patch
Fix setpgid and threads

kj-maintainers.patch
Add the kernel janitors to MAINTAINERS

ramdisk-cleanup.patch

v4l-use-after-free-fix.patch
Fix bug in v4l core for 2.6.0-test3-bk

ikconfig-makefile-update.patch
ikconfig - Makefile update

ftape-warning-fix.patch
Fix ftape warning

jffs-retval-fix.patch
jffs aops return type fix

delay-ksoftirqd-fallback.patch
Try harded in IRQ context before falling back to ksoftirqd

rcu-grace-period.patch
Monitor RCU grace period

intel8x0-cleanup.patch
intel8x0 cleanups

make-ACPI_SLEEP-select-SOFTWARE_SUSPEND.patch
Make ACPI_SLEEP select SOFTWARE_SUSPEND

3GB-personality.patch
Add 3GB personality

zeromap_pmd_range-fix.patch
zeromap_pmd_range bugfix

no-async-write-errors-on-close.patch
don't report async write errors on close() after all

sis190-fix.patch
sis190 synchronize_irq fix

remove-add_wait_queue_cond.patch
remove add_wait_queue_cond()

spin_lock_irqrestore-fixes.patch
spin_lock_irqrestore() typo fixes

pcmciamtd-fix.patch
pcmciamtd.c: remove release timer

zoran-memleak-fixes.patch
zoran: memleak fixes

zoran-rename-debug.patch
zoran: debug->zr_debug

zoran-release-callback.patch
zoran: add release callback

zoran-pci_disable_device.patch
zoranL: add pci_disable_device() call

zoran-cleanups.patch
zoran: cleanups

zoran-cleanups-2.patch
zoran: more cleanups

zoran-naming-fix.patch
zoran: correct name field breakage

airo-build-fix.patch
airo CONFIG_PCI=n build fix

m68k-vmlinux_lds-move.patch
move m68k vmlinux.lds files

mac-ide-fix.patch
Fix Mac IDE

m68k-asm-sections-fix.patch
m68k asm/sections.h

m68k-asm-local.patch
m68k asm/local.h

amiga-z2ram-fix.patch
Amiga z2ram

amiga-floppy-fix.patch
Amiga floppy

atari-floppy-fix.patch
Atari floppy

m68k-switch_to-fix.patch
M68k switch_to fix

pcxx-warning-fix.patch
drivers/char/pcxx.c warning fix

pcnet32-unregister_pci-fix.patch
pcnet32 needs unregister_pci

hwifs-oops-unregister-fix.patch
Fix ide unregister vs. driver model

p00001_synaptics-restore-on-close.patch

p00002_psmouse-reset-timeout.patch

p00003_synaptics-multi-button.patch

p00004_synaptics-optional.patch

p00005_synaptics-pass-through.patch

p00006_psmouse-suspend-resume.patch

p00007_synaptics-old-proto.patch

synaptics-mode-set.patch
Synaptics mode setting

syn-multi-btn-fix.patch
synaptics multibutton fix

keyboard-resend-fix.patch
keyboard resend fix

proc-pid-maps-32-bit-fix.patch
Do 32bit addresses in /proc/self/maps if possible

linux-isp-2.patch

linux-isp-2-fix-again.patch
lost feral fix

feral-bounce-fix.patch
Feral driver - highmem issues

feral-bounce-fix-2.patch
Feral driver bouncing fix

list_del-debug.patch
list_del debug check

print-build-options-on-oops.patch
print a few config options on oops

show_task-free-stack-fix.patch
show_task() fix and cleanup

put_task_struct-debug.patch

ia32-mknod64.patch
mknod64 for ia32

ext2-64-bit-special-inodes.patch
ext2: support for 64-bit device nodes

ext3-64-bit-special-inodes.patch
ext3: support for 64-bit device nodes

64-bit-dev_t-kdev_t.patch
64-bit dev_t and kdev_t

64-bit-dev_t-other-archs.patch
enable 64-bit dev_t for other archs

mknod64-64-bit-fix.patch
dev_t: fix mknod for 64-bit archs

ustat64.patch
ustat64

ppc-64-bit-stat.patch
fix ppc stat.h for 64-bit dev_t

64-bit-dev_t-init_rd-fixes.patch
initrd fixes for 64-bit dev_t

arch-dev_t-stat-fixes.patch
Fix all asm-*/stat.h dev_t instances

oops-dump-preceding-code.patch
i386 oops output: dump preceding code

lockmeter.patch

sparc64-lockmeter-fix.patch

sparc64-lockmeter-fix-2.patch
Fix lockmeter on sparc64

printk-oops-mangle-fix.patch
disentangle printk's whilst oopsing on SMP

20-odirect_enable.patch

21-odirect_cruft.patch

22-read_proc.patch

23-write_proc.patch

24-commit_proc.patch

25-odirect.patch

nfs-O_DIRECT-always-enabled.patch
Force CONFIG_NFS_DIRECTIO

sched-balance-fix-2.6.0-test3-mm3-A0.patch sched-balance-fix-2.6.0-test3-mm3-A0

sched-2.6.0-test2-mm2-A3.patch
sched-2.6.0-test2-mm2-A3

ppc-sched_clock.patch

sparc64_sched_clock.patch

x86_64-sched_clock.patch
Add sched_clock for x86-64

sched-warning-fix.patch

sched-balance-tuning.patch
CPU scheduler balancing fix

sched-no-tsc-on-numa.patch
Subject: Re: Fw: Re: 2.6.0-test2-mm3

o12.2int.patch
O12.2int for interactivity

o12.3.patch
O12.3 for interactivity

o13int.patch
O13int for interactivity

o13.1int.patch
O13.1int

o14int.patch
O14int

o14int-div-fix.patch
o14int 64-bit-divide fix

o14.1int.patch
O14.1int

o15int.patch
O15int for interactivity

o16int.patch
From: Con Kolivas <kernel@kolivas.org> Subject: [PATCH] O16int for interactivity

o16.1int.patch
O16.1int for interactivity

o16.2int.patch
O16.2int

o16.3int.patch
O16.3int

o18int.patch
O18int

o18.1int.patch
O18.1int

4g-2.6.0-test2-mm2-A5.patch
4G/4G split patch

4g4g-vmlinux-update-got-lost.patch

4g4g-do_page_fault-cleanup.patch
4G/4G: remove debug code

4g4g-cleanups.patch

kgdb-4g4g-fix-2.patch

4g4g-config-fix.patch

4g4g-pmd-fix.patch
4g4g: pmd fix

4g4g-wli-fixes.patch
4g/4g: fixes from Bill

4g4g-fpu-fix.patch
4g4g: fpu emulation fix

4g4g-show_registers-fix.patch
4g4g: show_registers() fix

4g4g-pin_page-atomicity-fix.patch
4g/4g usercopy atomicity fix

4g4g-remove-touch_all_pages.patch

4g4g-debug-flags-fix.patch
4g4g: debug flags fix

4g4g-TI_task-fix.patch
4g4g: Fix wrong asm-offsets entry

cyclone-fixmap-fix.patch
cyclone time fixmap fix

ppc-fixes.patch
make mm4 compile on ppc

aic7xxx_old-oops-fix.patch

aio-01-retry.patch
AIO: Core retry infrastructure

io_submit_one-EINVAL-fix.patch
Fix aio process hang on EINVAL

aio-02-lockpage_wq.patch
AIO: Async page wait

aio-03-fs_read.patch
AIO: Filesystem aio read

aio-04-buffer_wq.patch
AIO: Async buffer wait

aio-05-fs_write.patch
AIO: Filesystem aio write

aio-05-fs_write-fix.patch

aio-06-bread_wq.patch
AIO: Async block read

aio-06-bread_wq-fix.patch

aio-07-ext2getblk_wq.patch
AIO: Async get block for ext2

O_SYNC-speedup-2.patch
speed up O_SYNC writes

aio-09-o_sync.patch
aio O_SYNC

aio-10-BUG-fix.patch
AIO: fix a BUG

aio-11-workqueue-flush.patch
AIO: flush workqueues before destroying ioctx'es

aio-12-readahead.patch
AIO: readahead fixes

aio-dio-no-readahead.patch
aio O_DIRECT no readahead

lock_buffer_wq-fix.patch
lock_buffer_wq fix

unuse_mm-locked.patch
AIO: hold the context lock across unuse_mm

aio-take-task_lock.patch
From: Suparna Bhattacharya <suparna@in.ibm.com>
Subject: Re: 2.5.72-mm1 - Under heavy testing with AIO,.. vmstat seems to blow the kernel

aio-O_SYNC-fix.patch
Unify o_sync changes for aio and regular writes

O_SYNC-speedup-nolock-fix.patch

aio-remove-lseek-triggerable-BUG_ONs.patch

aio-readahead-rework.patch
Unified page range readahead for aio and regular reads

aio-readahead-speedup.patch
Readahead issues and AIO read speedup