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From: Marcelo Tosatti <>
Subject: Linux 2.4.22-pre10
Date: Fri, 1 Aug 2003 13:19:11 -0300 (BRT)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0308011316490.3656-100000@logos.cnet> (raw)


Here goes -pre10, hopefully the last -pre of 2.4.22. 

It contains a bunch of important fixes, detailed below.

Please help testing.

Summary of changes from v2.4.22-pre9 to v2.4.22-pre10

  o [wireless airo] sync with 2.6
  o [wireless airo] Simplify dynamic buffer code in Cisco extensions
  o [wireless airo] Update  structs with the new fields in latest firmwares
  o [wireless airo] Make locking "per thread" so it's fully preemptive
  o [wireless airo] Don't sleep when the stats are requested
  o [wireless airo] Don't call MIC functions if the card doesn't support them
  o [wireless airo] Fix small endianness bug
  o [wireless airo] Returns proper status in case of transmission error
  o [wireless airo] Checks for small packets before transmitting them
  o [wireless airo] Return channel in infrastructure mode
  o [wireless airo] Update to wireless extensions 15 (add monitor mode)
  o [wireless airo] Update to wireless extensions 16 (new spy API)
  o [wireless airo] fix Tx race
  o [wireless airo] safer shutdown sequence
  o [wireless airo] eliminate infinite loop
  o [wireless airo] makes the card passive when entering monitor mode
  o [wireless airo] adds support for noise level reporting (if available)

  o trivial 2.4 HCDP documentation/config patch

  o ROOT NFS fixes

  o NMI watchdog documentation for x86-64

  o cciss update: author change
  o cciss update: Fix problem with shared IRQs

Adam Radford:
  o 3ware driver update

Adrian Bunk:
  o fix IPMI build error #if CONFIG_ACPI_HT_ONLY

Benjamin Herrenschmidt:
  o ppc32: export hash_table_lock on SMP for MacOnLinux

Dave Kleikamp:
  o JFS: write_super_lockfs should mark superblock clean

Jan Harkes:
  o Coda fixes

Jay Vosburgh:
  o [netdrvr bonding] fix ifenslave ia64 build

Jeff Garzik:
  o [netdrvr] add new broadcom 440x net driver, "b44"

Marc-Christian Petersen:
  o Fix AGPGART problem with 4GB RAM
  o Fix irq handling of IO-APIC edge IRQs on UP
  o MXCSR Handler Unspecified Vulnerability
  o Fix /proc/self security issue
  o Add missing -EFAULT for sysctl

Marcelo Tosatti:
  o Changed EXTRAVERSION to -pre10

Oleg Drokin:
  o reiserfs: fix savelinks for bigendian arches

Petr Vandrovec:
  o ncpfs: Support for clustered NetWare volumes
  o matroxfb: extended support for mplayer

Shmulik Hen:
  o [bonding] fix ifenslave ABI bug
  o [netdrvr bonding] fix ARP monitoring bug

Trond Myklebust:
  o If an RPC request has to be resent due to a timeout, it turns out that call_encode() may cause rq_rcv_buf to be reset despite the fact that a reply might be delivered at any moment by a softirq.
  o If xdr_kmap() fails, we need to ensure that it unmaps all the pages, and returns 0. We don't want to be sending partial RPC requests to the server.

Willy Tarreau:
  o ACPI poweroff fix
  o [netdrvr bonding] fix a typo in the MODULE_PARM_DESC
  o [netdrvr bonding] fix kernel panic when optional feature used

             reply	other threads:[~2003-08-01 16:15 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-08-01 16:19 Marcelo Tosatti [this message]
2003-08-01 22:47 ` Linux 2.4.22-pre10 Willy Tarreau
2003-08-02  9:42   ` Martin Josefsson
2003-08-02 18:10     ` Willy Tarreau
2003-08-02 18:28       ` Martin Josefsson
2003-08-02 19:14         ` Willy Tarreau
2003-08-05 12:46   ` Marcelo Tosatti
2003-08-02 13:06 ` Stephan von Krawczynski
2003-08-03 11:01 ` [2.4 patch] fix a compile warning in acpi/system.c Adrian Bunk
2003-08-03 13:16 ` [patch] 2.4.22-pre10: fix circular dependency Adrian Bunk
2003-08-05 20:19   ` Marc-Christian Petersen
2003-08-02  7:26 Linux 2.4.22-pre10 Margit Schubert-While
2003-08-02 12:13 Fridtjof Busse

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