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Marcelo Tosatti: Linux 2.4.22-pre8

Jul 25, 2003, 02:30 (2 Talkback[s])

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Full Changelog


Here goes -pre8. It contains network driver updates, IEEE1394 update, a POSIX compliance fix introduced by the execve() security fixes during early -pre, amongst others.

Detailed changelog below

Summary of changes from v2.4.22-pre7 to v2.4.22-pre8


  • [netdrvr wan] note comx maintainer change, by request


  • sh64: sh-sci support for SH-5 101/103


  • Fix deadlock in journal_create


  • [e100] read skb->len after freeing skb
  • [e100] cu_start: timeout waiting for cu
  • [e100] misc

Andreas Gruenbacher:

  • unshare-files fix breaks file locks

Ben Collins:

  • [SPARC64]: Clear all IRQs at probe time in PCI sabre driver
  • Update IEEE1394 (r1010)

Bhavesh P. Davda:

  • Fix aha152x hangs on pcmcia card eject

Chas Williams:

  • [ATM]: Get config/build dependencies correct

Daniel Ritz:

  • fix ne2k-pci memleak

Marcelo Tosatti:

  • Changed EXTRAVERSION to -pre8

Neil Brown:

  • knfsd: Only set ->reuse for tcp sockets, not udp

Roger Luethi:

  • via-rhine 1.19: One more Rhine-I fix

Scott Feldman:

  • [netdrvr ethtool] add ethtool TSO get/set
  • [e1000] request_irq() failure resulted in freeing twice
  • [e1000] fix VLAN support on PPC64
  • [e1000] missing Tx cleanup opportunities during intr handling
  • [e1000] alloc_etherdev failure didn't cleanup regions
  • [e1000] ethtool diag cleanup
  • [e1000] h/w workaround for mis-fused parts
  • [e1000] s/int/unsigned int/ for descriptor ring indexes
  • [e1000] misc cleanup