2002-10-01 12:24:23

by Marc-Christian Petersen

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Subject: [ANNOUNCE] [PATCH] Linux-2.5.40-mcp1

first: anything that _should_ be merged into 2.5 devel tree and is _not_
merged so far for some good reason (f.e. needs testing, further development,
etc.), please send me those patches and I'll integrate them into the -mcp
tree! :) ... (if not already done) ... thnx!

Dominik, gratulations for CPU Frequency in Mainline now :-)

here we go, -mcp1 for 2.5.40 vanilla.

( P.S.: for everyone who hasn't 2.5.40 vanilla due to kernel.org down and
mirror's aren't updated: http://wolk.sf.net/patch-2.5.40.bz2 ) Thnx Andrew!

o indicates new add/update
- indicates removed

Changes in 2.5.40-mcp1:
o 2.5.40-mm1 (Andrew Morton)
o Enterprise Volume Management System (EVMS) v1.2.0 (IBM)
fix drivers/block/genhd.c before using!
o Fix menuconfig error for ALSA (me)
o ilookup() for searching for inodes in icache (2/2) (Anton Altaparmakov)
- ALSA Updates 10/10 (now in 2.5.40)
- i8xx series chipsets patches (3/3) (now in 2.5.40)
- CPU-Frequency scaling fix (now in 2.5.40)
- sg.c and USER_HZ (now in 2.5.40)
- xtime to do_gettimeofday() (now in 2.5.40)
- net/Config.in (IPX, Appletalk) (now in 2.5.40)
- SMB fixes (3/3) (now in 2.5.40)
- remove fat_search_long() in vfat_add_entry() (now in 2.5.40)
- use fff/ffff/fffffff instead
of ff8/fff8/ffffff8 for EOF of FAT (now in 2.5.40)
- sigfix-2.5.39-D0 (now in 2.5.40)
- RCU fixes for 2.5.39-mm1 (now in 2.5.40-mm1)

Changes in 2.5.39-mcp1:
o 2.5.39-mm1 (Andrew Morton)
o RCU fixes for 2.5.39-mm1 (Dipankar Sarma)
o ReiserFS temporary fix for 2.5.39-mm1 (Andrew Morton)
o CPU-Frequency scaling fix 2.5.39 (Dominik Brodowski)
o ALSA Updates 10/10 (Jaroslav Kysela)
o ALSA Update fix (Arador)
o i8xx series chipsets patches (3/3) (Wim Van Sebroeck)
o sg.c and USER_HZ, kernel 2.5.39 (Rolf Fokkens)
o timer.c negative shift, kernel 2.5.39 (Rolf Fokkens)
o net/Config.in (IPX, Appletalk) (Andries Brouwer)
o SMB fixes (3/3) (Urban Widmark)
o use fff/ffff/fffffff instead
of ff8/fff8/ffffff8 for EOF of FAT (Ogawa Hirofumi)
o remove fat_search_long() in vfat_add_entry() (Ogawa Hirofumi)
o sigfix-2.5.39-D0 (Ingo Molnar)
- ReiserFS fix (now in 2.5.39)

Changes in 2.5.38-mcp3:
o 2.5.38-mm3 (Andrew Morton)
o ReiserFS fix (Hans Reiser)
o include missing in drivers/usb/host/ohci-hcd.c (Luc Van Oostenryck)
o AccessFS 2.5.35[8]-0.5 (Olaf Dietsche)
o files_struct_rcu patch for 2.5.38 (Dipankar Sarma)
o Rename "Second extended fs" to
"Ext2 file system support" (me)
o Moved every Journalling Filesystem in
an extra menu option (me)
- UP_APIC linkage problem fix (now in -mmX)
- 2.5.38 EBTables breakage fix (now in -mmX)
- 2.5.38 floppy build problem fix (now in -mmX)
- oops at boot in ide_toggle_bounce fix (now in -mmX)

Changes in 2.5.38-mcp2:
o 2.5.38-mm2 (Andrew Morton)
o AccessFS 2.5.34-0.4 (Olaf Dietsche)
o export find_task_by_pid fix (Hiroshi Takekawa)
o make bzImage fails on 2.5.38 (Hiroshi Takekawa)
o xtime to do_gettimeofday() in drivers/atm/*c (Francois Romieu)
o drivers/char/sx.c __FUNCTION__ breakage fix (Adrian Bunk)
o drivers/char/generic_serial.c __FUNCTION__ fix (Adrian Bunk)
o UP_APIC linkage problem fix (Mikael Pettersson)
o CPU-Frequency scaling for 2.5.38 (Dominik Brodowski)
o 2.5.38 floppy build problem fix (Philipp M. Hahn)
o 2.5.38 EBTables breakage fix (Bert Hubert)
o sound/oss cli() fixup all in one fix (Peter Waechtler)
o oopses at boot in ide_toggle_bounce fix (Jens Axboe)
o IDE oopses on vmware fix (Jens Axboe)
- schedule in_atomic() check (now in 2.5.38)
- recognize MAP_LOCKED in mmap() call (in 2.5.38)
- clean up RPC over TCP transport (now in 2.5.38)
- RCU (Read-Copy Update) 2.5.36 (now in -mmX)

Changes in 2.5.36-mcp2:
o RCU (Read-Copy Update) for 2.5.36 + Fix (Dipankar Sarma)
o real preempt <-> mmX fix (not a workaround :) (Robert Love)
thnx to Steven Cole <[email protected]>
for pointing me to the real fix :)
o recognize MAP_LOCKED in mmap() call (Hubertus Franke)
o core file naming (Jes Rahbek Klinke)
This is in the WOLK series for a long time now
and I really like this feature and want to see
this in 2.5.xx mainline! :)
o clean up RPC over TCP transport socket connect (Chuck Lever)
o CPU-Frequency scaling for 2.5.36 (Dominik Brodowski)

Changes in 2.5.36-mcp1:
o 2.5.36-mm1 (Andrew Morton)
o 2.5.35-lsm1 (Linux Security Module) (LSM Team)
o 2.5.36 i2c core drivers module_init/exit cleanup (Albert Cranford)
o 2.5.36 i2c new adapter id's (Albert Cranford)
o 2.5.36 i2c new adapter i2c-pport driver (Albert Cranford)
- XFS (now in 2.5.36, finally :))
- thread-exec-fix-2.5.35-A5 (now in 2.5.36)
- ebtables - Ethernet bridge tables (now in 2.5.36)
- NTFS unresolved symbol fix (now in 2.5.36)

Changes in 2.5.35-mcp1:
o 2.5.35-mm1 (Andrew Morton)
o ebtables - Ethernet bridge tables, for 2.5.35 (Bart De Schuymer)
o XFS DMAPI compile fix (Thunder f. the hill)
o ptrace breakage fix (2nd try :) (Ogawa Hirofumi)
o thread-exec-fix-2.5.35-A5 (Ingo Molnar)
o NTFS - module build - unresolved symbol fix (me)
- INPUT Fixes (7/7) (for now in 2.5.35)

Changes in 2.5.34-mcp4:
o 2.5.34-mm4 (Andrew Morton)
o ALSA v0.9.0rc3 (ALSA Team)
thanks to Martin Loschwitz for re-integrating this
o INPUT Fixes (7/7) (Vojtech Pavlik)
o Preempt <-> -mmX workaround (Steven Cole)

Changes in 2.5.34-mcp3:
o 2.5.34-mm3 (Andrew Morton)

Changes in 2.5.34-mcp2:
o 2.5.34-mm2 (Andrew Morton)
o Low level fb console driver for VGA text mode (Petr Vandrovec)
o Entropy Fixes (11/11) (Oliver Xymoron)
o Preempt - no more spurious warnings at reboot/halt (Robert Love)
o IRQ-stack 4kb (Dave Hansen)
- ftape damage fix (for now in -mm2)
- floppy driver init/exit fixes (for now in -mm2)
- devfs fix (for now in -mm2)
- do_syslog__down_try lock lockup (for now in -mm2)
- ALSA v0.9.0rc3
causes non-compilable sound module with devfs

Changes in 2.5.34-mcp1:
o 2.5.34-mm1 (Andrew Morton)
o ftape damage fix (Mikael Pettersson)
o floppy driver init/exit fixes (Mikael Pettersson)
o ALSA v0.9.0rc3 (ALSA Team)
o XFS + KDB (2.5.33-20020908-cvs) (XFS Team)
o aty128 Framebuffer fixes (Paul Mackerras)
o devfs fix (Alexander Viro)
o do_syslog__down_try lock lockup (Ingo Molnar)
o pcibios_fixup_irqs-static (Adam J. Richter)
o ext3 version information fix (me)
o some tuning (me)
- OPEN_MAX 1024
- NR_FILE 65536
- int sysctl_local_port_range[2] = { 1024, 9999 };

If anyone is interrested in seperated patches of each above I'll
make a patch SET also available!

4e169ab5a05f8b2dafcc0588a885072f *linux-2.5.40-mcp1.patch.bz2
8214de045e9cbd9c1b5aa44092174933 *linux-2.5.40-mcp1.patch.gz


Thanks goes out to all the great developers who made this possible !!

Feedback welcome :) ... Have fun!

Kind regards
Marc-Christian Petersen


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2002-10-03 15:17:05

by jbradford

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Subject: Re: [ANNOUNCE] [PATCH] Linux-2.5.40-mcp2

> first: anything that _should_ be merged into 2.5 devel tree and is
> _not_ merged so far for some good reason (f.e. needs testing,
> further development, etc.), please send me those patches and I'll
> integrate them into the -mcp tree! :) ... (if not already done)
> .. thnx!
> Is there really an interrest in this tree?

Yes, it is only lack of time that stops me testing it.