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Alan Cox: Linux 2.4.3-ac11

Apr 21, 2001, 22:43 (13 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Alan Cox)
From:    Alan Cox 
Subject: Linux 2.4.3-ac11
Date:    Sat, 21 Apr 2001 01:38:57 +0100 (BST)


                Intermediate diffs are available from


You may well need to 'make clean' before building -ac8 as the GDT layout
has changed a little.

o       Merge Linus 2.4.4pre5
o       Back out problem dvdram changes
o       Make reiserfs use daemonize                     (Chris Mason)
o       Fix lvm map buglet                              (Jens Axboe)
o       tms380 driver fixes                             (Adam Fritzler)
o       Fix up duplicate configs and other glitches     (Steven Cole)
o       Fix pcnet32 printk format bug                   (me)
o       ISDN driver further small update/fixes          (me)
o       Fix bounce buffer deadlock on bh allocs         (Arjan van de Ven)
o       Fix fbmem merge glitch                          (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Version string cleanups on net devices          (Jeff Garzik)
o       Update ext2 documentation                       (Andreas Dilger)
o       Add MCE support for AMD Athlon/Duron            (Dave Jones)
o       Further SDLA tidying                            (me)
o       Update Configure.help maintainers               (Steven Cole, Eric
o       Tulip update                                    (Jeff Garzik)
o       Fix sound config to use right symnames          (Eric Raymond)
o       Further dmfe fixes                              (Tobias Ringstrom,
                                                         Frank Davis
                                                         Jeff Garzik)
o       Parport probe cleanups                          (Tim Waugh)
o       Fix a few configure items                       (Eric Raymond)
o       Fix cmsfs nonbuild                              (me)

o       Merge Linus 2.4.4pre4
o       Apply the i960 quirk to the DPT I2O controllers (me)
o       Etrax100 updates                                (Bjorn Wesen)
o       Fix skge memory leak                            (Jes Sorensen)
o       Handle reiserfs log overflow error              (Chris Mason)
o       Merge JFFS2 (compressing log flash file system) (David Woodhouse)
o       Merge contributed help texts for options        (Eric Raymond,
                                                         Steven Cole)
o       Further screen blanking fixes                   (Mikael Pettersson)
o       Further binfmt elf DLINFO fixes/alignment      (Benjamin Herrenschmidt)
o       Fix reboot notifier unregister in aic7xxx       (Arjan van de Ven)
o       Fix orinoco_cs build on powerpc                 (David Gibson)
o       Neomagic audio didn't call pci_enable_device    (Marcus Meissner)
o       Remove superblock file size setting for 2Gb     (Al Viro)
        default size file systems
o       Merge UML gprof support                         (Jeff Dike)
o       Clean up UML slip code                          (Jeff Dike)
o       Allow UML attach to already running debuggers   (Jeff Dike)
o       Reorder frame buffer probes                     (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Add __init calls to bluesmoke.c                 (Dave Jones)
o       Add missing pci_enable_device to toshoboe       (Marcus Meissner)
o       Updated AFFS file system                        (Roman Zippel)
o       DVD-RAM fixes                                   (Jens Axboe)
o       Further sundance driver fixes                   (Jeff Garzik)
o       Fix qlogicfc warning                            (Dave Miller)
o       Fix sign handling error in scsi_ioctl           (me)
        | Found by the Stanford validator
o       Fix sign handling error in af_decnet            (me)
        | Found by the Stanford validator
o       Fixed I2O posts to be uninterruptible           (me)
o       Stop IDE layer eating Supertrak slave PDC20265  (me)
o       Work around the DPT I2O controller exploding 
        when asked to quiesce.                          (me)

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