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Alan Cox: Linux kernel 2.2.19pre3

Dec 22, 2000, 02:27 (2 Talkback[s])
Date: Fri, 22 Dec 2000 00:53:10 +0000 (GMT)
From: Alan Cox alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk
To: kernel@linuxtoday.com
Subject: Linux 2.2.19pre3

o       Merge ADMtek-comet tulip support                (Jim McQuillan)
o       Update microcode driver                         (Tigran Aivazian)
o       Merge Don Becker's NE2K full duplex support     (Juan Lacarta)
o       Optimise kernel compiler detect, kgcc before    (Peter Samuelson)
        gcc272 also
o       Fix compile combination problems                (Arjan van de Ven)
o       Update via-rhine driver to include Don's changes(Urban Widmark)
        for VT6102
o       Documentation updates                           (Tim Waugh)
o       Add ISDN PCI defines to pci.h                   (Kai Germaschewski)
o       Fix smb/fat handling for pre 1980 dates         (Igor Zhbanov)
o       SyncLink updates                                (Paul Fulghum)
o       ICP vortex driver updates                       (Andreas Köpf)
o       mdacon clean up                                 (Pavel Rabel)
o       Fix bugs in es1370/es1371/sonicvibes/solo1/     (Thomas Sailer)
o       Speed up x86 irq/fault paths by avoiding xchg   (Mikael Pettersson)
        locked cycles (from Brian Gerst's 2.4test change)
o       Tighten up K6 check in bug tests                (Mikael Pettersson)
o       Backport configure scripts bug fixes            (Mikael Pettersson)
o       Fix duplicat help entries                       (Riley Williams)
o       Fix small asm bug in constant size uaccess      (David Kutz)
o       Update ymfpci driver to handle legacy audio     (Daisuke Nagano)
o       Remove ymfsb driver now no longer needed        (Daisuke Nagano)
o       Add Empeg support to usb-serial                 (Gary Brubaker)
o       Fix e820 handling                               (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       Fix lanstreamer SMP locking                     (George Staikos)
o       Fix S/390 non SMP build                         (Kurt Roeckx)
o       Fix the PCI syscall on PowerMac         (Benjamin Herrenschmidt)
o       Fix IPC_RMID behaviour                          (Christoph Rohland)
o       Fix NETCTL_GETFD on sparc64                     (Dave Miller)
o       Tidy unneeded restore_flags/save sequence  (Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo)
        on the ultrastor
o       Fix resource clean up on error in 89xo     (Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo)
o       Update wireless headers                         (Jean Tourrilhes)
o       Fix non modular emu10k init                     (Mikael Pettersson)
o       Fix cpuid/msr driver crashes                    (Andrew Morton)
o       Write core files sparse                         (Christoph Rohland)
o       Merge the i810 tco (watchdog) timer             (me)
        | original by Jeff Garzik

o       Drop the page aging for a moment to merge the
        Andrea VM
o       Merge Andrea's VM-global patch                  (Andrea Arcangeli)

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)

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