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Linux 2.4.11-pre6 Is Out

Oct 09, 2001, 11:30 (8 Talkback[s])

http://www.kernel.org/mirrors/

pre6:
 - various: fix some module exports uncovered by stricter error checking
 - Urban Widmark: make smbfs use same error define names as samba and win32
 - Greg KH: USB update
 - Tom Rini: MPC8xx ppc update
 - Matthew Wilcox: rd.c page cache flushing fix
 - Richard Gooch: devfs race fix: rwsem for symlinks
 - Bj?rn Wesen: Cris arch update
 - Nikita Danilov: reiserfs cleanup
 - Tim Waugh: parport update
 - Peter Rival: update alpha SMP bootup to match wait_init_idle fixes
 - Trond Myklebust: lockd/grace period fix

pre5:
 - Keith Owens: module exporting error checking
 - Greg KH: USB update
 - Paul Mackerras: clean up wait_init_idle(), ppc prefetch macros
 - Jan Kara: quota fixes
 - Abraham vd Merwe: agpgart support for Intel 830M
 - Jakub Jelinek: ELF loader cleanups
 - Al Viro: more cleanups
 - David Miller: sparc64 fix, netfilter fixes
 - me: tweak resurrected oom handling

pre4:
 - Al Viro: separate out superblocks and FS namespaces: fs/super.c fathers
   fs/namespace.c
 - David Woodhouse: large MTD and JFFS[2] update
 - Marcelo Tosatti: resurrect oom handling
 - Hugh Dickins: add_to_swap_cache racefix cleanup
 - Jean Tourrilhes: IrDA update
 - Martin Bligh: support clustered logical APIC for >8 CPU x86 boxes
 - Richard Henderson: alpha update

pre3:
 - Al Viro: superblock cleanups, partition handling fixes and cleanups
 - Ben Collins: firewire update
 - Jeff Garzik: network driver updates
 - Urban Widmark: smbfs updates
 - Kai M?kisara: SCSI tape driver update
 - various: embarrassing lack of error checking in ELF loader
 - Neil Brown: md formatting cleanup.

pre2:
 - me/Al Viro: fix bdget() oops with block device modules that don't
   clean up after they exit
 - Alan Cox: continued merging (drivers, license tags)
 - David Miller: sparc update, network fixes
 - Christoph Hellwig: work around broken drivers that add a gendisk more
   than once
 - Jakub Jelinek: handle more ELF loading special cases
 - Trond Myklebust: NFS client and lockd reclaimer cleanups/fixes
 - Greg KH: USB updates
 - Mikael Pettersson: sparate out local APIC / IO-APIC config options

pre1:
 - Chris Mason: fix ppp race conditions
 - me: buffers-in-pagecache coherency, buffer.c cleanups
 - Al Viro: block device cleanups/fixes
 - Anton Altaparmakov: NTFS 1.1.20 update
 - Andrea Arcangeli: VM tweaks