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Marcelo Tosatti: Linux 2.4.22-pre9

Jul 30, 2003, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])

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Here goes -pre9, yet another step in 2.4.22 direction.

It contains a bunch of Netfilter fixes, set of IEEE1394 fixes, couple of knfsd fixes amongst others.

Expect -pre10 tomorrow.

Summary of changes from v2.4.22-pre8 to v2.4.22-pre9


  • [IGMP]: linux/igmp.h needs asm/byteorder.h


  • [NETFILTER]: Add missing include to ip_conntrack_core.h


  • Avoid annoying "can't emulate rawmode" messages with logitech cordless mice


  • NMI watchdog documentation

Adrian Bunk:

  • [NETFILTER]: Add missing entry for ipt_recent
  • MTD cleanups

Andreas Gruenbacher:

  • Fix warning in fs/binfmt_elf.c

Ben Collins:

  • Include param.h for HZ in ieee1394
  • Interim IEEE-1394 fixes

Harald Welte:

  • [NETFILTER]: Fix a bug in the IRC DCC command parser of ip_conntrack_irc

Maciej Soltysiak:

  • [NETFILTER]: Make REJECT target compliant with RFC 1812

Marcelo Tosatti:

  • Changed EXTRAVERSION to -pre9

Neil Brown:

  • knfsd - Convert error code to nfserror code in nfsd_symlink
  • knfsd - BKL is missing in once place in knfsd
  • md - Resolve problem with refcounting of md arrays

Olof Johansson:

  • [RANDOM]: Fix SMP deadlock in __check_and_rekey()

Patrick McHardy:

  • [NET]: Fix signnedness test in socket filter code
  • [NETFILTER]: Fix problems with iptables MIRROR target
  • [NETFILTER]: Fix issues with iptables REJECT and MIRROR targets wrt. policy routing
  • [NETFILTER]: Fix locking of ipt_helper
  • [NETFILTER]: Drop reference to conntrack after removing confirmed expectation

Tom Rini:

  • PPC32: Allow eth0 and eth1 to work on MPC8xx boards with QS6612 PHYs
  • PPC32: Correctly set intfreq / busfreq on the Motorola 860FADS