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Linux kernel 2.2.16pre3 released

May 16, 2000, 18:04 (1 Talkback[s])
Date: Tue, 16 May 2000 16:57:12 +0100 (BST)
From: Alan Cox 
To: kernel@linuxtoday.com
Subject: Linux 2.2.16pre3

o       Fix stupid SMP bug in the i810 audio    (me)
        |And yes I can call it stupid, its my
        |bug !!
o       Cyclades Update                         (Ivan Passos)
o       Autoload paride protocol                (Tim Waugh)
o       Upgrade IBM ServeRAID to 4.0            (IBM)
o       Back out ARM fix                        (Russell King)
o       AF_UNIX peer credentials on socketpair  (Malcolm Beattie)
o       Use all onboard memory patch for IBM tr (Mike Phillips)
o       Handle WPI CDS-32X                      (Jens Axboe)
o       Fix CD-ROM ioctls                       (Jens Axboe)
o       Add AFVALAB and TIMEDIA parallel ports  (Tim Waugh)
o       Switch to 2.3.x format for invalid
        EIP/ESP reports                         (Keith Owens)
o       Add v1.20 to seagate bios matches       (Matthias Heidbrink)
o       Fix initio scsi shared irq free         (Thomas Graichen)
o       Possible sign mishandling issues fixed  (Solar Designer)
o       EEPro 10 ISA support                    (Aristeu Filho)
o       Update megaraid firmware URL            (Dell)
o       Export inet as well as net notifier     (Pekka Riikonen)
o       Fix smc 9194 memory handling bug        (Heiko Pruessing)
o       Export init_mm for Alpha                (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       Avoid scheduling while waiting for someone
        else to send an IPI (alpha)             (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       move ll_rw_blk data into BSS            (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       Elevator starvation fix                 (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       Safer IRQ probe                         (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       refill deadlock fix                     (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       Fix set_blocksize                       (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       Stop deadlock if timer reinserts itself
        too fast                                (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       Fix swap_blockmap deadlock              (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       Change syncppp API to match 2.3.x and   (Ivan Passos)
        remove some limits
o       Bring S/390 port into line with latest
        IBM patch set                           (IBM)
o       Fix HDLC driver bits                    (Paul Fulghum)

o       IRDA updates                            (Dag Brattli)
o       I2O fixes for bugs found in Intel tests (Boji Tony Kannanthanam)
o       SunRPC security fix                     (Chris Evans)
o       Fix memory handling bug in console      (Russell King)
o       3c59x cleanups/fixes/etc                (Andrew Morton)
o       DVD ioctls                              (Jens Axboe)
o       Fix dcache typo                         (Nimrod Zimmerman)
o       Linux gcc checks assumed no gcc 3.x     (Graham Stoney)
o       CPIA update                             (Peter Pregler)
o       Add another AHA152x signature           (Jarl Friis)
o       SBC-60xx watchdog                       (Jakob Oestergaard)
o       Fix 4096 byte block scsi diskd evices   (sara@procsys.com, me)
o       Fix dumb IPX arcnet/ethernet routing bug(Alexandr S. Agranovsky)
o       Remove bogus dmfe warnings              (Marcelo Tosatti)
o       Fix problem with i810 driver and
                dumber codecs                   (me)
o       Geometry fix for misjumpered disks      (Andries Brouwer)
o       Further procfs fixes                    (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       Small ext2 fix                          (Stephen Tweedie)
o       Quota oops fix                          (Andi Kleen)
o       Fix debug spinlocks and !SMP            (Alan Modra)
o       Fix appletalk device locking bug        (Avery Pennarun)

o       Intel 810 audio driver                  (lots of people)
o       EEpro100 updates                        (Andrey Savochim)
o       S390 ksyms fixes                        (Dougie Lawson)
o       Procfs fixes                            (H J Lu)
o       MDA console driver fixes                (Edward Betts)
o       Kernel doc pointer updates              (Juan-Mariano de Goyeneche)
o       16bit code page translation support     ('Cosmos')
o       Remove 4.3GHz CPU speed limit           (Wayne Scott)
o       Handle mouse reconnect event            (Brent Verner)
o       make Xconfig update                     (Andrzej Krzysztofowicz)
o       Remove key repeats from random input    (Kevin Buhr)
o       Fix maestro unload on irq failure       (Willy Tarreau)
o       Fix a fencepost error in fatfs          (Dan Yefimov)
o       Switch 8259 handling to match spec      (Manfred Spraul)
o       Autodetect unscaled M/O partitions
        and read them anyway                    (Gregory Hosler)
o       Add XEN-II support to Apricot.c         (Richard Hirst)
o       SMBfs updates                           (Andrew Tridgell)
o       I2O updates                             (Boji Tony Kannanthanam)
o       W6692 isdn fixes                        (ISDN cvs)