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Alan Cox: Linux kernel 2.2.19pre1

Dec 15, 2000, 19:54 (0 Talkback[s])

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Date: Fri, 15 Dec 2000 19:51:30 +0000 (GMT)
From: Alan Cox alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk
To: kernel@linuxtoday.com
Subject: linux-2.2.19pre1
 
Ok this is the first block of changes before we merge the VM stuff. This is
mostly the bits left over from the 2.2.18 port that were deferred as too
risky near the end of a prerelease set and some bug swats
 
2.2.19pre1
o       Basic page aging                                (Neil Schemenauer)
        | This is a beginning to trying to get the VM right
        | Next stage is to go through Andrea's stuff and sort
        | it out the way I want it.
o       E820 memory detect backport from 2.4            (Michael Chen)
o       Fix cs46xx refusing to run on emachines400      (me)
o       Fix parport docs                                (Tim Waugh)
o       Fix USB serial name reporting                   (me)
o       Fix else warning in initio scsi                 (John Fort)
o       Fix incorrect timeout (that couldnt occur
        fortunately) in sched.c                         (Andrew Archibald)
o       Fix A20 fix credits                             (Christian Lademann)
o       Support for OnStream SC-x0 tape drives          (Willem Riede,
                                                         Kurt Garloff)
o       Intel 815 added to the AGPGART code             (Robert M Love)
o       3Ware scsi fixes                        (Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo)
o       Clean up scsi_init_malloc no mem case   (Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo)
o       Fix dead module parameter in ip_masq_user.c     (Keith Owens)
o       Switch max_files and friends to a struct to     (Tigran Aivazian)
        be sure they stay together
o       Update microcode driver                         (Tigran Aivazian)
o       Fix free memory dereference in lance driver     (Eli Carter)
o       ISOfs fixes                                     (Andries Brouwer)
o       Watchdog driver for Advantech boards            (Marek Michalkiewicz)
o       ISDN updates                                    (Karsten Keil)
o       Docs fix                                        (Pavel Rabel)
o       wake_one semantics for accept()                 (Andrew Morton)
o       Masquerade updates                              (Juanjo Ciarlante)
o       Add support for long serialnums on the Metricom (Alex Belits)
o       Onboard ethernet driver for the Intel 'Panther' (Ard van Breemen,
        boards                                           Andries Brouwer)
o       VIA686a timer reset to 18Hz background          (Vojtech Pavlik)
o       3c527 driver rewrite                            (Richard Procter)
        | This supercedes my driver because
        | - it works for more people
        | - he has time to use his MCA box to debug it
o       Minix subpartition support                      (Anand Krishnamurthy
                                                         Rajeev Pillai)
o       Remove unused() crap from DRM. You will need
        to hand load agp as well if needed              (me)
                                                           
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Alan Cox alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk
Red Hat Kernel Hacker
& Linux 2.2 Maintainer                        Brainbench MVP for TCP/IP
http://www.linux.org.uk/diary                 http://www.brainbench.com