Linus Torvalds: Linux 2.6.19

There it finally is (or rather – I’m currently uploading the
tar-file and patches, and the mirrors are hopefully busily pushing
out the git tree that is already updated).

There’s not a lot to be said about the changes since -rc6: the
shortlog (appended) tells the whole story, and it’s really mostly a
lot of one-liners or other really small changes. Bugs fixed, but
nothing that stands out in my mind.

So go get it. It’s one of those rare “perfect” kernels. So if it
doesn’t happen to compile with your config (or it does compile, but
then does unspeakable acts of perversion with your pet dachshund),
you can rest easy knowing that it’s all your own d*mn fault, and
you should just fix your evil ways.

You could send me and the kernel mailing list a note about it
anyway, of course. (And perhaps pictures, if your dachshund is
involved. Not that we’d be interested, of course. No. Just so that
we’d know to avoid it next time).

Adrian Bunk (2):
      [SCSI] psi240i.c: fix an array
drivers/rtc/rtc-rs5c372.c: fix a NULL dereference

Akinobu Mita (8):
      [PATCH] dell_rbu: fix error
      debugfs: check return value
      [PATCH] fix copy_process()
error check
      [PATCH] tlclk: fix
platform_device_register_simple() error check
      [NET]: Fix kfifo_alloc() error
      selinux: fix dentry_open()
error check
      [PATCH] fix create_write_pipe()
error check
      [PATCH] ecryptfs: fix
crypto_alloc_blkcipher() error check

Alan Stern (2):
      OHCI: disallow autostop when
wakeup is not available
      USB: OHCI: fix root-hub resume

Alex Sanks (1):
      USB: ipaq: Add HTC Modem

Alexey Dobriyan (4):
      [PATCH] Don’t give bad kprobes
example aka “) < 0))” typo
      [PATCH] i2c-ixp4xx: fix “) !=
0))” typo
      [PATCH] reiserfs: fmt
      [PATCH] Enforce “unsigned long
flags;” when spinlocking

Amol Lad (1):
      W1: ioremap balanced with

Andi Kleen (5):
      [PATCH] x86-64: Fix C3 timer
      [PATCH] x86-64: Fix vsyscall.c
compilation on UP
      [PATCH] x86-64: Fix warning in
      [PATCH] i386: Fix compilation
with UP genericarch
      [PATCH] x86-64: Use stricter in
process stack check for unwinder

Andrew Morton (1):
      [IA64] irqs: use `name’ not

Andrew de Quincey (3):
      V4L/DVB (4831): Fix tuning on
older budget DVBS cards.
      V4L/DVB (4832): Fix
uninitialised variable in dvb_frontend_swzigzag
      V4L/DVB (4874): Fix oops on
symbol rate==0

Arjan van de Ven (1):
      [PATCH] lockdep:

Arnaud Giersch (1):
      [PATCH] parport: fix
compilation failure

Benjamin Herrenschmidt (1):
      [PATCH] Fix radeon DDC

Brian King (1):
      [PATCH] libata: Fixup
ata_sas_queuecmd to handle __ata_scsi_queuecmd failure

Bryan O’Sullivan (2):
      [PATCH] IB/ipath – fix driver
build for platforms with PCI, but not HT
      IB/ipath: Depend on

Catalin Marinas (1):
      [PATCH] Fix device_attribute
memory leak in device_del

Chris Wright (1):
      [PATCH] bridge: fix possible
overflow in get_fdb_entries

Clemens Ladisch (1):
      [ALSA] rtctimer: handle RTC
interrupts with a tasklet

Dan Williams (1):
      [ARM] 3942/1: ARM: comment:
consistent_sync should not be called directly

Daniel Ritz (2):
      [PATCH] pcmcia: fix ‘rmmod
pcmcia’ with unbound devices
      [PATCH] fix “pcmcia: fix ‘rmmod
pcmcia’ with unbound devices”

Dave Jones (3):
      [PATCH] Fix
CPU_FREQ_GOV_ONDEMAND=y compile error
      [PATCH] Correct bound checking
from the value returned from _PPC method.
      [PATCH] add missing libsas
include to fix s390 compilation.

David Brownell (3):
      [PATCH] Documentation/rtc.txt
updates (for rtc class)
      [PATCH] rtc framework handles
periodic irqs
      [PATCH] rtc class locking

David Chinner (1):
      [XFS] Stale the correct inode
when freeing clusters.

David Howells (1):
      [PATCH] AFS: Amend the AFS
configuration options

David L Stevens (1):
      [IGMP]: Fix IGMPV3_EXP()
normalization bit shift value.

David S. Miller (2):
      [BLUETOOTH]: Fix unaligned
access in hci_send_to_sock.
      [NET]: Fix MAX_HEADER

David Weinehall (1):
      [PATCH] Update my CREDITS

Dennis Stosberg (1):
      aoe: Add forgotten NULL at end
of attribute list in aoeblk.c

Douglas Gilbert (1):
      [SCSI] sg: fix incorrect last
scatg length

Eric Sandeen (1):
      [PATCH] hfs_fill_super returns
success even if no root inode

Faidon Liambotis (1):
      [NETFILTER]: H.323 conntrack:
fix crash with CONFIG_IP_NF_CT_ACCT

Francois Romieu (1):
      [PATCH] r8169: Fix iteration
variable sign

Frank Sievertsen (1):
      USB: ftdi driver pid for

Gary Zambrano (1):
      [TG3]: Increase 5906 firmware
poll time.

Greg Ungerer (1):
      [PATCH] m68knommu: fix up for
the irq_handler_t changes

Hans Verkuil (1):
      V4L/DVB (4885): Improve saa711x

Ingo Molnar (7):
      [IA64] typename -> name
      [IA64] use
      [PATCH] x86_64: fix
      [PATCH] x86_64: stack unwinder
crash fix
      [PATCH] i386/x86_64: ACPI
cpu_idle_wait() fix
      [PATCH] lockdep: fix static
keys in module-allocated percpu areas
      [PATCH] x86_64: fix
‘earlyprintk=…,keep’ regression

Ira Snyder (1):
      V4L/DVB (4849): Add missing
spin_unlock to saa6588 decoder driver

Ira W. Snyder (1):
      [TG3]: Add missing unlock in
tg3_open() error path.

Jamal Hadi Salim (2):
      [XFRM]: Sub-policies broke
policy events
      [XFRM]: nlmsg length not
computed correctly in the presence of subpolicies

James Courtier-Dutton (1):
      [ALSA] snd-emu10k1: Fix capture
for one variant.

Jan Beulich (1):
      [PATCH] x86-64: work around
gcc4 issue with -Os in Dwarf2 stack unwind

Jan Mate (1):
      USB Storage: unusual_devs.h
entry for Sony Ericsson P990i

Jan-Benedict Glaw (1):
      lkkbd: Remove my old snail-mail

Jaroslav Kysela (1):
      [ALSA] version 1.0.13

Jason Gaston (1):
      [PATCH] ahci: AHCI mode SATA
patch for Intel ICH9

Jean Delvare (3):
      [SCSI] gdth: Fix &&
      [PATCH] Fix i2c-ixp4xx compile
(missing brace)
      [6PACK]: Masking bug in 6pack

Jeff Garzik (1):
      [PATCH] scx200_acb: handle PCI

Jeremy Higdon (1):
      [PATCH] sgiioc4: Disable module

Joakim Tjernlund (1):
      [PATCH] Fix Intel/Sharp command
set erase suspend bug

John Heffner (1):
      [TCP]: Fix up sysctl_tcp_mem

John W. Linville (1):
      [ALSA] hda: fix typo for xw4400
PCI sub-ID

Julien BLACHE (1):
      USB: hid-core: Add quirk for
new Apple keyboard/trackpad

Kim Phillips (3):
      [POWERPC] Revert “[POWERPC]
Enable generic rtc hook for the MPC8349 mITX”
      [POWERPC] Revert “[POWERPC] Add
powerpc get/set_rtc_time interface to new generic rtc class”
      [POWERPC] Fix ucc_geth
of_device discovery on mpc832x

Kjell Myksvoll (1):
      USB: ftdi_sio: adds
vendor/product id for a RFID construction kit

Kristoffer Ericson (1):
      [ARM] 3941/1: [Jornada7xx] –

Kyle McMartin (1):
      [PATCH] Fix incorrent type of
flags in <asm/semaphore.h>

Lachlan McIlroy (1):
      [XFS] Fix uninitialized
br_state and br_startoff in

Laurent Pinchart (1):
      USB: Fixed outdated
usb_get_device_descriptor() documentation

Linus Torvalds (10):
      Fix generic fb_ddc i2c edid
probe msg
      x86: be more careful when
walking back the frame pointer chain
      Revert “ACPI: created a
dedicated workqueue for notify() execution”
      Add “pure_initcall” for static
variable initialization
      Don’t call “note_interrupt()”
with irq descriptor lock held
      [AGP] Fix intel 965 AGP memory
mapping function
      [AGP] Allocate AGP pages with
GFP_DMA32 by default
      Revert “[PATCH] Enforce
“unsigned long flags;” when spinlocking”
      Fix ‘ALIGN()’ macro, take 2
      Linux 2.6.19

Luca Risolia (1):
      V4L/DVB (4865): Fix: Slot 0 not
NULL on disconnecting SN9C10x PC Camera

Luck, Tony (1):
      [IA64] a fix towards
allmodconfig build

Manuel Lauss (1):
      [PATCH] make au1xxx-ide compile

Marcel Holtmann (5):
      [Bluetooth] Attach low-level
connections to the Bluetooth bus
      [Bluetooth] Handling pending
connect attempts after inquiry
      [Bluetooth] Check if RFCOMM
session is still attached to the TTY
      [Bluetooth] Always include MTU
in L2CAP config responses
      [Bluetooth] Ignore L2CAP config
requests on disconnect

Mariusz Kozlowski (2):
      USB: auerswald possible memleak
      [PATCH] usb: ati remote memleak

Martin Michlmayr (1):
      [ARM] 3933/1: Source

Masahide NAKAMURA (1):
      [XFRM] STATE: Fix to respond
error to get operation if no matching entry exists.

Matt Porter (1):
      [ALSA] hda: fix sigmatel dell
system detection

Mel Gorman (1):
      [PATCH] x86_64: fix bad page
state in process ‘swapper’

Michael Chan (1):
      [TG3]: Disable TSO on 5906 if
CLKREQ is enabled.

Michael Halcrow (2):
      [PATCH] eCryptfs: dput() lower
d_parent on rename
      [PATCH] eCryptfs: CIFS nlink

Michael S. Tsirkin (1):
      IPoIB: Clear high octet in QP

Mike Christie (2):
      [SCSI] iscsi_tcp: fix xmittask
      [SCSI] iscsi class: update

Miklos Szeredi (1):
      [PATCH] fuse: fix Oops in

Milan Svoboda (1):
      [ARM] 3943/1: share declaration
of struct pxa2xx_udc_mach_info between multiple platforms

Muli Ben-Yehuda (1):
      [PATCH] x86-64: increase PHB1
split transaction timeout

OGAWA Hirofumi (2):
      [PATCH] fat: add
      [PATCH] Fix strange size check
in __get_vm_area_node()

Olaf Hering (2):
      [PATCH] set default video mode
on PowerBook Wallstreet
      USB: correct keymapping on
Powerbook built-in USB ISO keyboards

Olaf Kirch (1):
      [UDP]: Make udp_encap_rcv use

Oliver Endriss (1):
      V4L/DVB (4840): Budget:
diseqc_method module parameter for cards with subsystem-id

Paolo ‘Blaisorblade’ Giarrusso (1):
      [PATCH] uml: make execvp safe
for our usage

Patrick McHardy (5):
      [NETFILTER]: nfnetlink_log: fix
byteorder of NFULA_SEQ_GLOBAL
      [NETFILTER]: Use pskb_trim in
      [NETFILTER]: ip6_tables: use
correct nexthdr value in ipv6_find_hdr()
      [NETFILTER]: ctnetlink: fix
reference count leak
      [NETFILTER]: ipt_REJECT: fix
memory corruption

Paul Bonser (1):
      [NET]: Re-fix of doc-comment in

Paul Mackerras (1):
      [ALSA] Enable stereo line input
for TAS codec

Pete Wyckoff (2):
      [SCSI] iscsi: always release
      [SCSI] iscsi: add newlines to
debug messages

Peter Zijlstra (1):
      [IRDA]: Lockdep fix.

Phil Dibowitz (1):
      USB: Fix UCR-61S2B unusual_dev

Phillip Susi (1):
      [PATCH] Update udf
documentation to reflect current state of read/write support

Ralf Baechle (2):
      [MIPS] Fix Bonito bootup
      [MIPS] Do topology_init even on
uniprocessor kernels.

Randy Dunlap (2):
      [PATCH] ftape: fix printk
format warnings
      [PATCH] debugfs: add header

Robin Holt (1):
      [IA64] bte_unaligned_copy()
transfers one extra cache line.

Roman Zippel (2):
      [PATCH] qconf: fix
uninitialsied member
      [PATCH] fix menuconfig colours
with TERM=vt100

Russell King (5):
      [ARM] Remove PM_LEGACY=y from
selected ARM defconfigs
      [ARM] Remove OP_MAX_COUNTER
      [ARM] ebsa110: fix warnings
generated by asm/arch/io.h
      [ARM] Add PM_LEGACY
      [ARM] Export

Sergey Vlasov (1):
      usb-storage: Remove duplicated
unusual_devs.h entries for Sony Ericsson P990i

Takashi Iwai (1):
      [ALSA] Fix hang-up at
disconnection of usb-audio

Tejun Heo (2):
      [PATCH] scsi: clear garbage
after CDBs on SG_IO
      [PATCH] libata: don’t schedule
EH on wcache on/off if old EH

Thiemo Seufer (1):
      [MIPS] Hack for SB1 cache

Thomas Chou (1):
      [PATCH] initramfs: handle more
than one source dir or file list

Toralf Foerster (1):
      [PATCH] fix build error for

Vasily Tarasov (1):
      [PATCH] mounstats NULL pointer

Vitaly Wool (3):
      [ARM] 3857/2: pnx4008: add
devices’ registration
      [PATCH] pnx4008: rename
      [PATCH] pnx4008:fix NULL
dereference in rgbfb

Vivek Goyal (2):
      [PATCH] x86_64: Align data
segment to PAGE_SIZE boundary
      [PATCH] x86_64: Align data
segment to PAGE_SIZE boundary

YOSHIFUJI Hideaki (4):
      [IPV6] ROUTE: Try to use router
which is not known unreachable.
      [IPV6] ROUTE: Prefer reachable
nexthop only if the caller requests.
      [IPV6] ROUTE: Do not enable
router reachability probing in router mode.
      [IPV6]: Fix address/interface
handling in UDP and DCCP, according to the scoping

Yasunori Goto (1):
      [PATCH] x86_64: fix memory
hotplug build with NUMA=n

Yasuyuki Kozakai (6):
      [NETFILTER]: ip6_tables: fixed
conflicted optname for getsockopt
      [IPV6] IP6TUNNEL: Delete all
tunnel device when unloading module.
      [IPV6] IP6TUNNEL: Add missing
nf_reset() on input path.
      [NETFILTER]: nfctnetlink:
assign helper to newly created conntrack
      [NETFILTER]: nf_conntrack: fix
the race on assign helper to new conntrack
      [NETFILTER]: conntrack: fix
refcount leak when finding expectation

Yoichi Yuasa (1):
      [CRYPTO] api: Remove one too
many semicolon

Zhang, Yanmin (2):
      [PATCH] ipmi: use
platform_device_add() instead of platform_device_register() to
register device allocated dynamically
      [PATCH] some irq_chip variables
point to NULL

adam radford (1):
      [SCSI] 3ware 9000 add support
for 9650SE

malahal@us.ibm.com (2):
      [SCSI] aic94xx SCSI timeout
      [SCSI] aic94xx SCSI timeout
fix: SMP retry fix.

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