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Apr 25, 2003, 19:37 (1 Talkback[s])


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In theory the HPT372N stuff now works with the added clock switching,
but test very carefully if you have a 372N and only on data you have
another copy of. 
Linux 2.4.21rc1-ac2
o       Add hwif->rw_disk callout                    (me)
        | This allows us to remove the PDC4030 special case
        | and also allows for the 372N clock switch stuff.
o       Add HPT372N clock switcher (needs testing carefully)
o       TDFX framebuffer improvements/fixes             (Jakub Bogusz)
o       Hopefully fix legacy hd only build              (me)
        |Reported by Jerome Chantelauze but different fix
o       Orinoco updates                                 (David Gibson)
o       AGP updat for Intel 852/855                     (David Dawes)
o       Fix leak in rio firmware handler                (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix leak on aironet4500 error path              (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix leak in roadrunner exit path                (Oleg Drokin)
o       Use the FAT free cluster hints in Linux         (Björn Stenberg)
o       Update Intermezzo contacts                      (Jörn Engel)
o       Add DMI handling for broken PnPBIOS             (me)
o       Fix build without quota support                 (Pavel Roskin)
o       Backport 2.5 slab poison improvements           (Faik Uygur)
o       Initial SiS 746 AGP (not for 8x yet)            (Volker Hemmann)
o       CCISS updates (support for 6404/256, cross      (Mike M)
        platform fixes, 64bit DMA
o       Fix the ide unregister deadlock bug             (me)
o       Generic XAPIC support (8 way HT etc)    (Venkatesh Pallipadi,
                                                        Ingo Molnar)
o       A collection of NFS fixes                       (Steve Dixon)
o       Fix IDE makefile a bit further                  (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Use new ieee1394 code                           (Ben Collins)
o       Minimal S/390 fixes to get -ac running ok       (Martin Schwidefsky)
o       Update S/390 cio layer                          (Martin Schwidefsky)
o       Update S/390 DASD drivers                       (Martin Schwidefsky)
o       Update S/390 31bit emulation                    (Martin Schwidefsky)
o       S/390 documentation updates                     (Martin Schwidefsky)
o       3215 driver updates                             (Martin Schwidefsky)
o       Update S/390 ctc layer                          (Martin Schwidefsky)
o       S/390 iucv updates                              (Martin Schwidefsky)
o       Replace hwc with backport of 2.5 sclp           (Martin Schwidefsky)
o       Do the same with the 2.4/2.5 S/390 tape         (Martin Schwidefsky)
o       Updates to Serverworks IDE                      (Duncan Lane, me)
Linux 2.4.21rc1-ac1
        Merge Marcelo 2.4.21-rc1
        - Drop broken m68k ide change
o       Fix PPC build                                   (Olaf Hering)
o       Fix up d_path handling                          (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Update IPMI                                     (Corey Minyard)
o       Fix ext3 orphan race                            (Ernie Petrides)
o       Update seq_file to match 2.5                    (Randy Dunlap)
o       Remove experimental runtime scsi switch for IDE (me)
        | Fixing it requires major ide register rewriting
o       Fix a deadlock on ide_unregister_subdriver      (Ben Herrenschmidt, me)
o       Fix an ext3 quota deadlock                      (Jan Kara)
o       Fix ohci single shot interrupt out              (Frode Isaken)
o       Update summit idents                            (James Cleverdon)
o       Clear sense buffer before retrying command      (Alan Stern)
o       Fix 82092 on a PCI bus with no ISA bridge       (David Woodhouse)
o       Fix duplicate pid corner case                   (Takayoshi Kochi)
o       Add VIA phy to SiS900 driver                    (Pedro A Gracia Fajorda)
Linux 2.4.21pre7-ac2
o       HPT raid support for disk-spanning/initial bits (Wilfried Weissmann)
        of raid1
o       Cyclades PC300 driver initial merge             (Henrique Gobbi)
o       Fix bigendian use of pegasus driver             (Paul Mackerras)
o       Fix copy/user bugs in zoran drivers             (me)
        |From Stanford checker
o       Fix copy/user bugs in sisfb                     (me)
        |From Stanford checker
o       Fix copy/user bugs in intermezzo                (me)
        |From Stanford checker
o       Fix copy/user bug in cmi8330 driver             (me)
        |From Stanford checker
o       Fix copy/user bug in awe sound                  (me)
        |From Stanford checker
o       Merge GPL version of UTS Global CLAW driver     (Bob Scardapane)
o       Make cardbus fall back to PCI irq routing if    (Pavel Roskin)
o       Fix sign bug in decnet                          (Oleg Drokin)
o       Add AZT1008 PnP identifiers to ad1848           (Zwane Mwaikambo)
Linux 2.4.21pre7-ac1
        Merge with Marcelo 2.4
o       Merge memory barrier bits                       (Zwane Mwaikambo)
o       Fix ip_conntrack merge after free               (Martin Josefsson)
o       Stop failing sethostname from clearing entire   (Stephan Maciej)
o       Fix Config.in syntax for ADMA-100               (Mark Lord)
o       Remove IDE_DEBUG macro from 2.4 as well         (Alexander Atanasov)
o       In some situatiosn rq->buffer changes under  (Stephan von Krawcyznski)
        us in scsi. Store the idescsi_pc in ->special
        where it probably belongs anyway
o       Arcnet oops fixes                               (Herbert Xu)
o       Pmac IDE update                                 (Ben Herrenschmidt)
o       Jbd compile warnings fixes                      (Stephen Tweedie)
o       Dquot lock fix                                  (Oleg Drokin)
o       I2c fixups                                      (Greg Kroah-Hartmann)
o       Scsi tape updates                               (Kai Makisara)
o       Update DAC960 and Qlogic drivers for Alpha      (Jay Estabrook)
o       Fix non pci build                               (Stephane Oullette)
o       Fix non DMA ide build                           (Andries Brouwer)
o       Fix PIO boot serverworks IDE problem            (Robert Hentosh,
o       Small nfs dentry/dir fix                        (Steve Dickson)
o       Allow longer for diagnostic commands in scsi    (Douglas Gilbert)
o       Sunrpc locking fix                              (Steve Dickson)
o       Make tty->count atomic                               (Jes Sorensen)
o       Update ipmi                                     (Corey Minyard)
o       Fix multiplex syscall wrong return code         (Ulrich Drepper)
o       M68K IDE updates                                (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Small quota compatibility fix                   (Jan Kara)
o       FPU copy fix                                    (Ingo Molnar)
o       MPT Fusion update                               (Pam Delaney)
o       SonyPi update                                   (Stelian Pop)
o       Reiserfs journal fixup                          (Oleg Drokin)
        | Sanity test fail on old fs's
o       Fix X.25 crash on unknown facilities            (Tiaan Wessels)
o       Fix iphase module on new binutils               (Adrian Bunk)
o       Fix ad1889 module on new binutils               (Adrian Bunk)
o       Ditto for nsp32, ips, rtl8169
o       SiS frame buffer updates                        (Thomas Winischhofer)
o       ndelay for m68k systems                         (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       m68k raw I/O updates                            (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Fix IDE completion race                 (Jens Axboe, Andrew Morton)
o       m68k needs WANT_PAGE_VIRTUAL except sun         (Richard Zidlicky)
o       Remove duplicate copy of PROC_CONSOLE           (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Fix swapoff crash                               (Szabolcs Berecz)
o       Fix is_dumpable on zombies              (Marc-Christian Petersen)
o       Add vicicam to unusual storage devices
o       Update sony unusual device entries              (Hanno Böck)
Linux 2.4.21pre5-ac4 (not released generally)
o       Add initial test support for HPT372N            (me)
o       Fall back to PIO if the BIOS got mmio setup     (me)
        wrong for an SI3112/CMD680
        | Still doesnt explain some problems
o       Update amiga floppy driver                      (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       AmigaFB wrong IRQ fix                           (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Amiga RTC updates                               (Kars de Jong)
o       Amiga PCMCIA ethernet cleanups                  (Kars de Jong)
o       Fix Amiga isa space mapping                     (Kars de Jong)
o       Update apollo MMIO and pseudio MMIO             (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Fix bitop abuse in 5380 drivers for m68k        (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Fix m68k with recent binutils                   (Andreas Schwab)
o       m68k prototype fix                              (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       m68k heartbeat config fix                       (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Convert m68k cache macros to be inline          (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Update m68k VIA stuff                           (Ray Knight)
o       Make m68k page size to fix warnings             (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Allow mac68k to build with no fb                (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Fix m68k network driver warnings                (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Backport m68k page_to_phys from 2.5             (Richard Zidlicky)
o       Move m68k low level iomap defines around        (Richard Zidlicky)
o       Update sun3 contact info                        (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       m68k warning fixes for scsi                     (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Optimised stack check for m68k                  (Roman Zippel)
o       M68K spelling fixes                             (Steven Cole)
o       Make all sun3 pages as zone 0                   (Sam Creasey)
o       Add ioremap for sun3 and use it in drivers      (Sam Creasey)
o       Sun3/3x updates and cleanups                    (Sam Creasey)
o       Fix page calculation for first virtual page     (Sam Creasey)
        on sun3
o       Rename sbus structs for sparc compatibility     (Sam Creasey)
o       Update sun3 vectored interrupts                 (Sam Creasey)
o       Dont update rtc from clock eveyr 11 mins        (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Add Sun3 VME support                            (Sam Creasey)
o       ISDN ppp locking fix                            (Patrick McHardy)
o       Semtimedop backport                             (Mark Fasheh)
o       Fix missing cli in isdn_net                     (Patrick McHardy)
o       Handle radeonfb mobility cards reporting        (Hanno Bock)
        no memory
o       Add another broken APM bios                     (Arjan van de Ven)
o       Add Centrino IDE support                        (Dean Gaudet)
o       Fix ibm hotplug memory leaks                    (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix xjack memory leaks                          (Oleg Drokin)
o       I2O memory leak fix                             (Oleg Drokin)
o       Emu10K memory leak fix                          (Oleg Drokin)
o       cpqfc memory leak fix                           (Oleg Drokin)
o       dpt_i2o memory leak notes                       (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix -ac build on alpha                          (Ivan Kokshaysky)
o       Fix fd leak in initrd                           (Pete Zaitcev)
o       Megaraid cleanup/check fix                      (Oleg Drokin)
o       sx memory leak fix                              (Oleg Drokin)
o       Kobil USB memory leak fix                       (Oleg Drokin)
o       USB memory leak fix on hub                      (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix iphase driver null cells bug                (Eric Leblond)
o       Fix non zero offset reads on /proc/cmdline      (Dick Streefland)
o       Fix pdcraid ioctl pass through                  (Jens Axboe)
o       Make hdparm report error on cable refusal       (Jens Axboe)
o       Reiserfs warning fix                            (Maciej Soltysiak)
o       Fix warning in make_configs                     (Maciej Soltysiak)
o       Remove unused variable in ide-proc              (Maciej Soltysiak)
o       CMD640 locking bug fixups                       (Alexander Atanasov)
o       General IDE driver resync
o       Add another datafab kecf to the dev list        (Chris Clayton)
o       Fix wrong type for timer in aha152x             (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Avoid IDE hang on SMP when doing DMA->PIO    (Petr Vandrovec)
        changedown on error
o       Fix ide_wait_50ms fencepost error               (Alexander Atanasov)

Linux 2.4.21pre5-ac3
o       Add cpuid for SiS processors (SiS SiS SiS)      (me)
o       Fix basic ADMA100 driver support                (Mark Lord)
o       Fix memory leak on UFS error path               (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix eepro100 ethtool hang                       (Jason Lunz)
o       Fix procfs memory leak                          (Kazuto Miyoshi)
o       Forte media driver update                       (Martin Petersen)
o       WIN_SET_MAX crashes some old Samsung disks so   (Jens Axboe)
        dont issue it on disks < 32Gb in size
o       Compaq MS1000 may have sparse lun               (Tom Coughlan)
o       Add SiS FB idents for newer chipsets            (Thomas Winischhofer)
o       Fix vsscanf in hex mode                         (Kevin Corry)
o       Fix 64bit jiffy cleanness in sis900, shaper,    (Dave Miller)
        dgrs, qlogicfc and tty layer
o       Reiserfs journal overflow fix                   (Hans Reiser)
o       PCMCIA oops fix with HostAP                     (Pavel Roskin)
o       Handle more panasonic compact USB CD-ROMs       (Go Taniguchi)
o       Extend USB hotplug to handle multi interface    (Go Taniguchi)
        HID devices (eg IBM BladeCenter)
o       Update ALi PCI ident data                       (TH Chou)
o       Fix memory leak in ldm error path               (Oleg Drokin)
o       NCPFs ioctl passed wrong parameter              (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix leak in ircomm core error path              (Oleg Drokin)
o       Make xconfig syntax error fixes                 (Andreas Gruenbacher)
o       Fix memory leak in vlanproc exit path           (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix iphase misaligned skb (I hope)              (me, based on stuff by
                                                         Eric Leblond)
o       Fix a couple of printk levels in IDE            (Alan Cox)
Linux 2.4.21pre5-ac2
o       Add PCI idents for ALi 1563 to dmfe             (Clear Zhang)
o       Busproc operations now error if unsupported     (me)
o       Make busproc handler return a status
o       Fix IDE reset locking. We don't want an IRQ     (me)
        poking around during a reset while the iface
        state is undefined
o       Remove half baked request clean up code         (me)
        from ide_do_reset. We require the caller
        cleans up first
o       Add ide_abort functions to abort due to         (me)
        host not target triggered events
o       Remove a pile of surplus hwgroup checks         (me)
o       Fix the reset ioctl paths to use                (me)
o       Fix PCI posting on ide resets                   (me)
o       Call the dma_check routine when trying to       (me)
        enable DMA via hdparm
o       Add per driver abort handlers and use them      (me)
o       Forward port 8.0 ALi driver updates from        (me)
        Clear Zhang at ALi
Linux 2.4.21pre5-ac1
o       Merge with 2.4.21pre5
o       Do the final hatchet work on drive->id               (me)
        | IDE drive->id is now always valid so people
        | can no longer get that one wrong. 
o       DRIVER(drive) in IDE != NULL always now         (me)
        | A dummy driver removes a ton of conditions 
        | and a load of bugs
o       Move modem awareness into ac97_codec.c          (me)
        | Fixes CXT66 support I hope
o       Minimal cmedia codec setup/bug stuff            (me)
        | Note these codecs dont yet support AC3 and also
        | don't support volume control. May fix some sis7012
        | laptop setups with luck.
o       Fix mkdep bug causing devlist.h problem with    (Pavel Roskin)
        some versions of make
o       Fix missing mtd Makefile entry                  (Adrian Bunk)
o       APIC initialisation fix                         (Mikael Pettersson)
o       CCISS update                                    (Stephen Cameron)
o       USB transport size handling fix                 (Alan Stern)
o       Add AGP entry for the VIA EPIA                  (John Eckerdal)
o       Add Laneed idents to pegasus usb ethernet       (Go Taniguchi)
o       Add HID workaround for OKI USB keyboard         (Go Taniguchi)
o       Add idents for MTT_TE MN128 USB ethernet        (Go Taniguchi)
o       Add USB quirks for another memorystick          (Go Taniguchi)
o       Some minor typo fixes to keep 2.4/2.5 easier    (Steven Cole)
        to diff
o       Fix several operator and precdence problems     (Norbert Kiesel)
o       cciss error handling unregister fix             (Herbert Xu)
o       Kerneldoc for user access functions             (Jon Foster)
o       Further ALi IDE fixes                           (Ivan Kokshaysky)
o       Improved 440GX bios workarounds                 (Arjan van de Ven)
        | Thanks to the guys at Intel for hints on this
o       AMD74xx cable detect fixes                      (Zoltan Hidvegi,
                                                         Vojtech Pavlik)
o       io/irq in mpu401 must not be initdata           (Daniel Ritz)
o       Handle shared irq on pcmcia qlogicfas           (Komuro)
Linux 2.4.21pre4-ac7
o       Next chunk of DRM merge towards 4.3 codebase
o       Fix ide-scsi deadlock on reset with SMP         (me)
o       Add some sun arrays to the scsi quirks list     (Joel Buckley)
        | They want multilun scanning always
o       Fix skbuff abuse in atm lec                     (Chas Williams)
o       Update the ips driver                           (Jack Hammer)
o       Fix intelfb compile on SMP                      (Arjan van de Ven)
o       One shot elevator contention fixing cache       (Stephen Tweedie)
o       Support swapoff from initrd                     (Stephen Tweedie)
o       Add another transparent bridge quirk            (Arjan van de Ven)
o       ieee1394 sleep fixes                            (Arjan van de Ven)
o       Use 0xff for cpu target                         (Arjan van de Ven)
o       kmap leak fix for nfs symlink                   (Arjan van de Ven)
o       Fix incorrect kernel/user address handling      (me)
        crash in swapoff (root only)
o       kiovec accelerator                              (??)
o       Export symbol needed by ipmi                    (Andreas Haumer)
o       Add another 3c59x pci identifier                (Daniel Kopko)
o       Alpha build fix                                 (Elliot Lee)
o       Add new chips to e100                           (Matt Wilson)
Linux 2.4.21pre4-ac6
o       Update IPMI to v18                              (Corey Minyard)
o       More intel PIIX identifiers                     (Bill Nottingham)
o       Update e100 for new identifiers                 (Jeff Garzik)
o       Update Athlon SSE enabler                       (Dave Jones)
o       Update auerswald USB isdn driver                (Wolfgang)
o       USB storage updates                             (Matthew Dharm)
o       Add tripp idents to the pl2303 usb serial       (John Moses)
o       Add a new ftdi_sio ident                        (Philipp Gühring)
o       Remove unused ohci driver field                 (Johannes Erdfelt)
o       Fix EHCI abuse of SLAB_KERNEL in interrupt      (Oliver Neukum)
o       Fix dhcp on kaweth                              (Oliver Neukum)
o       Fix some wrong idents in the pegasus driver     (Petko Manolov)
o       Fix ipaq name in usbnet                         (Carsten)
o       USB macro cleanup                               (Joern Engel)
o       Remove proc files in uhci that get stuck
o       Remove wrong comment in ohci/uhci drivers       (Johannes Erdfelt)
o       Roland SC8820 USB midi support                  (Andrew Wood)
o       Fix USB naming bug                              (Johannes Edrfelt)
o       Add ontrack to the hid ignore list              (Greg Kroah Hartmann)
o       Add tangtop to the hid blacklist                (Greg Kroah Hartmann)
o       USB scanner updates                             (Henning Meier-Geinitz)
o       Fix an oom handling bug in sis drm
o       DRM updates for Radeon
        | Flightgear now takes > 2hrs to hang on my R9000
o       Fix various abusers of GFP_KERNEL in USB        (Arjan van de Ven)
o       Fix aic7xxx updates eaten by exclude file       (Sergio Visinoni)
o       Use check_gcc on crusoe                         (Stelian Pop)
o       Update sonypi and meye drivers                  (Stelian Pop)
o       Make input layer accept jogdial as valid        (Stelian Pop)
o       Intel i8xx framebuffer driver                   (David Dawes)
Linux 2.4.21pre4-ac5
o       Fix the AMD ide bug() on boot up
o       Pass device to outbsync so that we can whack    (Ben Herrenschmidt)
        the bridge on weird platforms
o       Default sl82c05 second channel to PIO0          (Ben Herrenschmidt)
o       EHCI speed up fixes                             (David Brownell)
o       Assorted cpia fixes                             (Duncan Haldane)
o       SSE enable for later Athlon                     (Daniel Egger)
o       3com 3c990 driver                               (David Dillow)
o       Fix config syntax error in DRM config           (Andrzej Krzysztofowicz)
o       Update pci-skeleton to fix pad bug in example   (me)
        | Noted by Roger Luethi
o       Supress popping when audio starts on via82cxxx  (Jorg Schuler)
o       Fix reiserfs direct I/O crash                   (Oleg Drokin)
o       Allow cramfs initrd                             (Christoph Hellwig)
o       Fix error path on dscc wan driver               (me)
o       Fix sign mishandling in epca driver             (me)
o       Fix sign mishandling in mwave driver            (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix sign mishandling in mpt fusion              (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix sign mishandling in aacraid                 (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix sign mishandling in tun                     (Oleg Drokin, me)
Linux 2.4.21pre4-ac4
o       Attach a fake id struct to old/unprobed drives  (me)
        | Fixes a ton of special casing some of which was
        | buggy.
o       Fix incorrect sign handling in setup-pci noted  (me)
        by Oleg Drokin
o       Fix bogon error returns from init_chipset noted (me)
        by Oleg Drokin
        | Fixes hpt366 crash on 66Mhz bus
o       Fix mishandling of flash/disk combinations      (me)
o       Fix handling of /proc/ide/*/identify with       (me)
        no driver loaded (band aid for now)
o       Fix IDE hang on rmmod and on poweroff           (me)
o       Fix IDE printk <6> bug                            (Henning Schmiedehausen)
o       Radeon no longer needs AGPgart                  (James McClain)
o       REPORTING-BUGS typo fix                         (Faik Uygur)
o       ndelay() for PPC                                (Ben Herrenschmidt)
o       PPC ioflush handling                            (Ben Herrenschmidt)
o       PowerMac IDE updates                            (Ben Herrenschmidt)
o       8169 missing includes for Alpha build           (Geoffrey Lee)
o       Fix sisfb build on boxes with no MTRR           (Geoffrey Lee)
o       Fix cpqfc build on Alpha                        (Geoffrey Lee)
o       Fix forte build on Alpha                        (Geoffrey Lee)
o       Add eth_iocopyand_sum for Alpha               (Geoffrey Lee)
o       Fix bogus semicolon in 8253xtty                 (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix incorrect if in megaraid driver             (Oleg Drokin)
o       Fix sign warning in radio_cadet driver found    (me)
        by Oleg Drokin
Linux 2.4.21pre4-ac3
o       ALi FIFO setup channel fix                      (Al Viro)
        | This needs careful testing. Treat -ac3 with a lot of care
        | on ALi platforms and report how it goes
o       Fix the dma waiting overflow                    (Ben Herrenschmidt)
o       Fix ATAPI devices on VIA8235                    (Vojtech Pavlik)
o       Add ndelay for Alpha                            (Ivan kokshaysky)
o       Give ndelay sensible argument names             (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Fix pcnet32 big endian filtering                (Marcus Meissner)
o       Fix ordering problem with PCI radeon causing    (Chris Ison)
        DRI hangs
o       Fix C3 gcc compiler flags for newer gcc         (Jeff Garzik)
o       Replace nvidia and amd IDE drivers with new     (Vojtech Pavlik)
o       Fix missing ; in aicasm_gram.y                  (Thibaut VARENE)
o       NCR5380 trivial fix                             (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Make constants in maxiradio static              (Arnd Bergmann)
o       Fix typos of 'available'                        (Alfredo Sanjuan)
o       Fix wrong checks in bttv ioctl code     (Alexandre Pereira Nunes)
o       Fix i2c_ack cris extra ";"
o       Fix JSIOCSBTNMAP extra ";"
o       Fix VIDIOCGTUNER on w9966
o       Fix amd8111e_read_regs
o       Fix smctr_load_node_addr
o       Fix sym53c8xxx extra ";"
o       Fix sym53c8xxx_2 extra ";"
o       Fix cs46xx download area clear
o       Fix hysdn bootup error handling
o       Fix mtd mount error checks
o       Fix dpt_i2o reset error paths
o       Fix a jffs error path handler
o       Fix es1371 error path on register
o       Fix sscape operator precedence
o       Fix copy counting in vrc5477 audio
o       Fix cdu31a oops with data cd                    (Mauricio Martinez)
o       Fix ide taskfile if ";" errors                  (Oleg Drokin)
o       Add 3com 3c460 to kaweth                        (Oliver Neukum)
o       Kaweth length/dhcp fix                          (Oliver Neukum)
o       ISD-200 requires IDE                            (Olaf Hering)
Linux 2.4.21pre4-ac2
o       Turn on use of ide_execute_command everywhere   (Ross Biro, me)
o       First cut at settings locking for IDE           (me)
o       Add driver for CS5530 Kahlua audio              (me)
o       Fix wrong semicolons in system.h                (Mikael Pettersson)
o       Support root=nbd                                (Ben LaHaise)
o       x86 byte order swapping optimisations           (Andi Kleen)
o       PMAC ide updates                                (Ben Herrenschmidt)
o       Fix mishandling of nfsroot port= option         (Eric Lammerts)
o       Fix ALi audio on systems with > 2Gb RAM              (Ivan Kokshaysky)
o       Enable generic rtc on PPC boxes                 (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Fix ide build with gcc 3.3 snapshot             (Olaf Hering)
o       Merge EHCI updates (qh state machine fix etc)   (David Brownell)
o       Fix radio-cadet SMP build                       (Adrian Bunk)
o       Starfire updates                                (Ion Badulescu)
o       Backport seq_file fix to 2.4                    (Eric Sandeen)
o       Fix ext3 crash deleting a single non sparse     (Stephen Tweedie)
        file exceeding 1Tb
Linux 2.4.21pre4-ac1
o       Restore the mmap corner case fix                (Raul)
o       Add sendfile64 to 2.4.x                         (Christoph Hellwig)
o       NLM garbage collection hang fix                 (Daniel Forrest)
o       Enable kernel side pcigart for radeon           (Michael Danzer)
        | Requires recent XFree and ForcePCIMode
o       Don't bash legacy floppy on x86_64 bootup       (Mikael Petersson)
o       Forward sony joygdial input to input layer      (Stelian Pop)
o       TCP session stall fix                           (Alexey Kuznetsov)
o       Ian Nelson has moved                            (Ian Nelson)
o       Add unplugged iops ready for hotplug IDE support(me)
o       Add an OUTBSYNC iop for the IDE layer           (Ben Herrenschmidt)
o       Finish the ide_execute_command code             (me)
o       Switch ide-cd to ide_execute_command            (me)
        | Always good to test stuff on read only devices first 8)
o       Fix IDE masking logic error                     (Ross Biro)
o       Fix IDE mishandling of IRQ 0 devices            (me)
o       Fix printk levels on promise drivers            (me)
o       Clean up duplicate mmio ops/printk in siimage   (me)
o       Always set interrupt line with VIA northbridge  (me)
        | Should fix apic mode problems with USB/audio/net on VIA boards
o       Add Diamond technology dt0893 codec             (Thomas Davis)
o       Add IBM 'Ruthless' platform string to summit
o       Don't warn about IRQ when enabling a pure       (me)
        legacy mode IDE class device
o       Clean up radio_cadet locking and other bugs     (me)
o       Fix jiffies mishandling in eata drivers         (Tim Schmielau)
o       Quieten confusing DMA disabled messages         (Tomas Szepe)
o       i830 DRM update port over                       (Arjan van de Ven)
Linux 2.4.21pre3-ac5
o       Fix erratic oopsing on 2.4.21pre3-ac*           (Hugh Dickins)
o       Fix an incorrect check in raw.c                 (Artur Frycze)
o       Fix highmem IDE DMA                             (Jens Axboe)
o       Fix the size of the EDD area                    (Kevin Lawton)
o       Remove incorrect ACPI blacklist entry           (Pavel Machek)
o       SCSI memory leak fix                            (Justin Gibbs)
o       Fix mmap of vmalloc area in kmem giving wrong   (Tony Dziedzic)
o       Fix date in the microcode driver                (Jonah Sherman)
o       Fix incorrect smc9194 handling of skb_padto     (David McCullough)
o       Fix use of old check_regio function in umc8672  (William Stinson)
o       Remove unused variable in sc1200                (Bob Miller)
o       Perform ide_cs unregister in task context       (Paul Mackerras)
        | This doesn't fix all the bugs yet...
o       Fix bugs in the gx power management code        (Hiroshi Miura)
o       Fix the sl82c105 driver for the new IDE code    (Benjamin Herrenschmidt,
                                                         Russell King)
o       Remove cacheflush debug printk                  (me)
o       Fix IDE paths in docs for new layout            (Karl-Heinz Eischer)
o       Generic RTC driver backport                     (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       HDLC driver updates                             (Krzysztof Halasa)
o       AMD8111 random number generator support         (Andi Kleen)
o       Fix crashes on e2100 driver                     (me)
Linux 2.4.21pre3-ac4
o       Finish verifying PIIX/ICH drivers versus errata (me)
o       Fix handling of DMA0 MWDMA on early ICH         (me)
o       Fix compile in kernel for Aurora SIO16          (Adrian Bunk)
o       Clean up various Configure.help bits            (Adrian Bunk)
o       Disallow write combining on 450NX               (me)
o       Ensure rev C0 450NX has restreaming off         (me)
o       Don't do IDE DMA on rev B0 450NX or later       (me)
        450NX without BIOS workarounds for the hang
o       Update Configure.help for HPT IDE               (Adrian Bunk)
o       Fix harmless code error in sb_mixer             (Jeff Garzik)
o       Fix ethernet padding on via-rhine               (Roger Luethi)
o       Add ndelay functionality for x86                (me)
        | Based on Ross Biro's code
o       Add ide_execute_command                         (me)
        | Again based on Ross Biro's changed. Not yet used
        | This will be the new correct way to kick off an 
        | IDE command from non IRQ context
o       Matroxfb compile fix for one option combination (Petr Vandrovec)
Linux 2.4.21pre3-ac3
o       Address comments on wcache value/issuing        (me)
        cache flush requests
o       Update credits entry for Stelian Pop            (Stelian Pop)
o       Backport some sonypi improvements from 2.5      (Kunihiko IMAI)
o       Fix pdcraid/silraid symbol clash                (Arjan van de Ven)
o       Fix ehci build with older gcc                   (Greg Kroah-Hartmann)
o       Fix via 8233/5 hang                             (me)
o       Fix non SMP cpufreq build                       (Eyal Lebidinsky)
o       Fix sbp2 build with some config options         (Eyal Lebidinsky)
o       Fix ATM build bugs                              (Francois Romieu)
o       Fix an ipc/sem.c race                           (Bernhard Kaindl)
o       Fix toshiba keyboard double release             (Unknown)
o       CPUFreq updaes/fixes                            (Dominik Brodowski)
o       Natsemi Geode/Cyrix MediaGX cpufreq support     (Hiroshi Miura,
                                                         Zwane Mwaikambo)
o       Add frequency table helpers to CPUfreq          (Dominik Brodowski)
Linux 2.4.21pre3-ac2
o       Fix the dumb bug in skb_pad                     (Dave Miller)
o       Confirm some sparc bits are wrong and drop them (Dave Miller)
o       Remove a wrong additional copyright comment     (Dave Miller)
o       Upgrade IPMI driver to v16                      (Corey Minyard)
o       Fix 3c523 compile                               (Francois Romieu)
o       Handle newer rpm where -ta is rpmbuild not rpm  (me)
o       Driver for Aurora Sio16 PCI adapter series      (Joachim Martillo)
        (SIO8000P, 16000P, and CPCI)
        | Initial merge
o       Backport Hammer 32bit mtrr/nmi changes          (Andi Kleen)
o       Add the fast IRQ path to via 8233/5 audio       (me)
Linux 2.4.21pre3-ac1
+       Handle battery quirk on the Vaio Z600-RE        (Paul Mitcheson)
*       EHCI USB updates                                (David Brownell)
+       IDE Raid support for AMI/SI 'Medley' IDE Raid   (Arjan van de Ven)
+       NVIDIA nForce2 IDE PCI identifiers              (Johannes Deisenhofer,
                                                         Tim Krieglstein)
*       CPU bitmask truncation fix                      (Bjorn Helgaas)
o       HP100 cleanup                                   (Pavel Machek)
o       Fix initial capslock handling on USB keyboard   (Pete Zaitcev)
+       Update dscc4 driver for new wan                 (Francois Romieu)
+       Fix boot on Chaintech 4BEA/4BEA-R and           (Alexander Achenbach)
        Gigabyte 9EJL by handing wacky E820 memory
o       SysKonnect driver updates                       (Mirko Lindner)
o       Fix memory leak in n_hdlc                       (Paul Fulghum)
o       Fix missing mtd dependancy                      (Herbert Xu)
+       Clean up ide-tape printk stuff                  (Pete Zaitcev)
+       IDE tape fixes                                  (Pete Zaitcev)
o       Fix size reporting of large disks in scsi       (Andries Brouwer)
+       Fix excessive stack usage in NMI handlers       (Mikael Pettersson)
+       Add support for Epson 785EPX USB printer pcmcia (Khalid Aziz)
*       Quirk handler to sort out IDE compatibility     (Ivan Kokshaysky)
+       Model 1 is valid for PIV in MP table            (Egenera)
+       Ethernet padding fixes for various drivers      (me)
o       Allow trident codec setup to time out           (Ian Soboroff)
        This can happen with non PM codecs
o       Fix broken documentation link                   (Henning Meier-Geinitz)
o       Update video4linux docbook                      (William Stimson)
o       Correct kmalloc check in dpt_i2o                (Pablo Menichini)
o       Shrink kmap area to required space only         (Manfred Spraul)
o       Fix irq balancing                               (Ben LaHaise)
o       CPUfreq updates                                 (Dominik Brodowski)
o       Fix typo in pmagb fb                            (John Bradford)
o       EDD backport                                    (Matt Domsch)

-       RMAP
-       LLC     (See 2.5)
-       VaryIO  (Never accepted mainstream)
  "In the same way it might be interesting to see what happens if you put
                  cigarette into gasoline tank?"
                          -- Pavel Machek