December 30, 2001

Linux 2.5.1-dj9

Author: JT Smith

Dave Jones: "Resyncing with Linus has begun, and I've pushed him some of the
more simple stuff to begin with. Doing so has shaken up some bits
in my tree which were incorrect.

Seems quite a few people are using my tree to develop against.
For this reason I've wimped out and accepted some new bits in
this diff just to get those folks some extra testers."

Patch against 2.5.1 vanilla is available from:

Some of the fixes still haven't found their way back to Marcelo yet
but should show up in a later 2.4.18pre with any luck.

  -- Davej.

o   Merge up to 2.5.2pre4.
    | Also fix up a bunch of build errors.
o   Add support for Sony DSC-P5 to USB unusual devs.    (Gregor Jasny)
o   First part of new console locking infrastructure.   (James Simmons)
o   Cleaner/Lighter fbdev api.                          (James Simmons,
                                                         Geert Uytterhoeven)
o   Don't coredump framebuffer contents.                (Andrew Morton)
o   Fix hang on close of serial tty.                    (Russell King)
o   Remove the set_current_state() patch, needs work.   (Me)
o   Drop ICH2 addition to ioapic Whitelist.             (Me)
o   Do the asm/segment.h crapectomy properly.           (David Woodhouse)
o   Reactivate the PNPBIOS entry.


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