May 17, 2001

Alan Cox: Linux 2.4.4-ac11

Author: JT Smith

Alan Cox posts Linux kernel 2.4.4-ac11. Read on for the changelog:

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o       Fix hang after "Freeing unused.." on S/390      (Dick Hitt)
o       Fix ramfs accounting bug                        (Christoph Rohland)
o       Raw HID access interface for USB                (Brad Hards)
o       Fix missing release_region on QlogicFAS         (Marcus Meissner)
o       Fix missing release region in NCR53c406 code    (Marcus Meissner)
o       Make trident use the new pm callbacks           (Pavel Roskin)
o       Fix dmi ident handling                          (Arjan van de Ven)
o       dc2xx locking fixes                             (Greg Kroah-Hartmann)
o       Fix overrun on the acm driver                   (Greg Kroah-Hartmann)
o       Sitecom workarounds for mct-u232                (Stelian Pop)
o       Makefile fixes                                  (Al Viro)
o       Make hgafb show logo if non modular only like   (me)
        the rest
o       Merge back the invalidate_device changes into   (me)
        the new cciss/cpqarray
o       Rio and sx serial driver updates                (Rogier Wolff)
o       Add another SB AWE 32 variant to the tables     (Jeremy Manson)
o       Fix serial.c warning                            (Jesper Juhl)
o       Basic maestro dock support                      (Ben Pfaff)
o       Add defines for testing prefetch                (Arjan van de Ven)
o       Protect nls.h from repeat include               (Anton Altaparmakov)
o       Clean up resource handling in esssolo1          (Marcus Meissner)
o       Fix mysnc on /dev/fb                            (Andrea Arcangeli)
o       Further IBM token ring updates                  (Mike Phillips)
o       Fix usermode Linux makefile problem             (Andrew Morton)
o       Merge first block of LVM changes                (Heinz & others)
o       Forward port 2.2 syncppp flags features         (Paul Fulghum)
o       Merge lp486e driver for 2.4                     (Andries Brouwer)
        | Experimental...
o       Merge new cmpci driver                          (ChenLi Tien)
o       & remove 2.2 back compat gunge, modem gunge     (me)
o       Update frame buffer project/mailing list data   (Geert Uytterhoeven)
o       Fix m68k bitops                                 (Roman Zippel)
o       Add w83877f watchdog driver                     (Scott Jennings)
o       Merge A2232 serial driver                       (Enver Haase)
o       Fix wrong memory free in isdn_ppp               (Christopher Kanaan)


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