Linux kernel 2.2.15pre2 released

Date: Fri, 14 Jan 2000 18:04:11 +0000 (GMT)
From: Alan Cox [email protected]
To: [email protected]

More bug fixing


o        Fix RTC build problem with Nautilus             (Michal Jaegermann)
o        Quieten NFS debugging messages                  (me)
o        Fix bug in connect/listen handling in TCP       (Dave Miller)
o        Fix missing $(CC) cases                                 (Pascal DuPuis)
o        Fix SMP tcp hang                                (Andrea Arcangeli)
o        Hopefully fixed PLIP                            (me)
o        Fix sigtimedwait bug                            (Christophe Blaess)
o        Updated epic100 driver                          (Donald Becker)
        | If it works cool, if not we back it off
o        Sparc updates                                   (Dave Miller)
        | Fixes bugs with >258Mb on sun4d/sun4m
        | si_addr is set in siginfo
        | Fix signal type for FP/div events
        | DP division FPU emulation fixes
        | Fix sparc64 parport locking keyboard
        | ESP can be built as a module
o        Network fix kit                                         (Dave Miller and co)
        | Nagle improvements, TCP_CORK/FIN fix
        | /proc/net/tcp reports type 4 for timer
        | Fix TIME_WAIT logic
        | Clean up timer performance
        | Handle shutdown() in CLOSE_WAIT right
        | Report state change on tcp_fin after setting
        |       new state
        | Shutdown on close in write_err case           (Paul Russell)

o        Handle crossing X25 restart confirmations       (Guntram Blohm)
o        Large direct block I/O with small readahead
         could fail                              (Mikulas Patocka)
o        Remove duplicate asm op                                 (Chris Noe)
o        IUCV Update for S/390                           (Martin Schwidefsky)
o        Fixes to allow Linux/390 to run on P/390        (Martin Schwidefsky)
o        Some PPC configs didnt compile                  (W Lewis)
o        Maybe fix TCP delack hang                       (Andrea Arcangeli)
o        Missing task state change                       (Natapov Gleb)
o        Fix 82596 false probes                          (Richard Hirst)
o        Fix typo in ixj driver                          (Tim Waugh)
o        Add AOpen PD-2 DVD to ghost list                (Rogier Wolff)
o        Masquerading site has moved                     (Hugh Redelmeier)
o        Fix FAT bug                                     (Pavel Pisa)
o        Small NFS fixes                                         (HJ Lu)
o        Update ES1370 to handle rev7 chips              (Tom Sailer)
o        Use amateur radio drivers on Sparc              (Tom Sailer)
o        SCSI generic documentation updates              (Douglas Gilbert)
o        Fix clearing of NT in head.S                    (Willy Tareau)
o        Add winchip2 MTRR support                       (Bart Hartgers)
o        CREDITS entry for Victor 'RTLinux' Yodaiken     (Victor Yodaiken)
o        Zoltan Boszormenyi has changed address          (Zoltan Boszormenyi)
o        eepro100 updates                                (Savochkin Andrey Vladimirovich)
o        Update Davicom driver                           (Davicom)

 Alan Cox, Building #3           Red Hat Software
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