January 3, 2002

Linux 2.5.1-dj11

Author: JT Smith

Dave Jones: "Resync, and merge lots of pending fixes.

This gets things mostly usable for quite a few boxes I've

tried on, there's still a lot of breakage, and some of the

kdev_t fixes applied here may not be final."

Patch against 2.5.1 vanilla is available from:



  -- Davej.


o   Merge up to 2.5.2pre6

    | Plus various compile fixes.               (Me, Jeff Garzik,

                                                 Frank Davis, Martin Dalecki)

o   Don't enable APIC on newer Dell laptops.    (Mikael Pettersson)

o   Add more missing MODULE_LICENSE tags.       (Me)

o   Report out-of-spec SMP Athlons.             (Me)

    | Flames to /dev/null

o   More fbdev/console clean up.                (James Simmons)

o   Sync up with latest bootproto.              (H. Peter Anvin)

o   Reiserfs Sparc alignment fix.               (Alexander Zarochentcev)

o   Remove some bogus headers left around.      (Christoph Hellwig)

o   Fix wanrouter build.                        (Me)

o   Various bio surgery on SCSI drivers.        (Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo)

o   Reiserfs getblk cleanups.                   (Christoph Hellwig)

o   make DASD use generic BLKGETSIZE{64} again  (Christoph Hellwig)

o   Fix devfs & tty breakage.                   (James Simmons)


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