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David Weinehall: Changelog for Linux-kernel v2.0.39

Jan 09, 2001, 23:30 (0 Talkback[s])

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Date: Tue, 9 Jan 2001 23:48:04 +0100
From: David Weinehall tao@acc.umu.se
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: [Announcement] linux-kernel v2.0.39

Everyone laughs, I guess. The 2.0.39-final didn't became the final
release (could've told you so...) The good thing? Well, some bugs were
found and removed. But this is it. Enjoy!

Changelog for v2.0.39

o       Fix memory-leak in af_unix              (Jon Nelson,
                                                 Alan Cox, me)
o       Added headerfiles for devfs             (Richard Gooch)
        to simplify backports of
        drivers
o       Fix a bug involving syncronous          (Jari Ruusu)
        writes and -ENOSPC that could
        cause file-corruption
o       Added new versions of PCI-2000          (Mark Ebersole)
o       Added new versions of PCI-2220i         (Mark Ebersole)
o       Fixed a few typos in PCI-2000,          (me)
        PCI-2220i, PSI-240i and related
        files
o       Removed unused variable in xd.c         (me)
o       Renamed the initfunctions in            (me)
        pi2.c and pt.c, as their names
        clashed with paride-names
        (obviously, noone uses paride
         together with hamradio)
o       Changed most references to              (me)
        vger.rutgers.edu to
        vger.kernel.org
o       Fix the few vger.rutgers.edu            (Daniel Roesen)
        references that I missed
o       Fix a bug in af_unix that wrote to      (Michael Deutschmann)
        a socket after freeing it
        (aka the Win9x-related oops)
o       Fixed typo in Documentation             (Martin Douda)
o       IDE-patches                             (Andre Hedrick)
o       Fixes for the IDE-patches               (Andries Brouwier,
o       Move memory-offset for dynamic          (Michael Deutschsmann)
        executables
o       Fixes to the Cyclades-driver            (Ivan Passos)
o       Fix for a bug in ext2                   (Stephen C. Tweedie)
o       Added marketing-names for 3Com          (Yann Dirson, me)
        NICs in drivers/net/Config.in
o       Fix for a buf in smbfs                  (Rick Bressier)
o       Large-disk fixes                        (Andries Brouwer)
o       Wavelan-driver cleanup & bugfixes       (Jean Tourrilhes)
o       Security-fixes                          (Solar Designer)
o       Quota-fixes                             (Jan Kara)
o       Fixed GPF using IPsec Masquerade        (Rudolf Lippan)
o       Fixed Config.in bugs in                 (Marc Martinez)
        drivers/net and drivers/isdn
o       Added IPX-routing of NetBIOS packages   (Jan Rafaj)
o       Fix for a bug in paride                 (Wolfram Gloger)
o       Fix an erroneous printk in ip_fw.c      (Todd Sabin)
o       Fix for IP multicast on WAN-adapters    (Matthew Grant)
o       Big updates to MAINTAINERS              (me)
o       Big updates to CREDITS                  (me, others)
o       Various updates in Documentation/*      (me)
o       Styled up all Configuration-files       (me)
        in a similar manner to newer
        v2.3 kernels, and various other
        cleanups
o       Updated CodingStyle to the one used     (me)
        in recent v2.3 kernels
o       Backported nls_8859-14                  (me)
o       Added support for sparse superblocks    (Theodore T'so)
o       Fix for the ping -s 65468 exploit       (Andrea Arcangeli, others)

Enjoy!

/David Weinehall
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