February 20, 2002

Linux 2.5.4-dj3

Author: JT Smith

Dave Jones: "Back in sync with Marcelo, fix up some merge errors, add some more
janitor bits, and attempt to dig my way through pending backlog
of patches."
By popular request, the curious can now find most of what
was merged in each release at http://www.codemonkey.org.uk/patches/merged/

Patch against 2.5.4 vanilla is available from:

Due to the large size of 2.5.5pre, incremental patch from -dj2 also
available in the incr subdir.

 -- Davej.

o   Merge up to 2.4.18rc2
o   Change  ->   (Me)
o   Fix borken locking in nfs ->lookup.         (Jarno Paananen)
o   Fix ext2 freeing blocks not in datazone.    (Randy Hron, Chris Wright)
o   Fix ext2/ext3 revision level checks.        (Andreas Dilger)
o   Fix ramdisk compilation failure.            (Me, Rudmer van Dijk)
o   More include dependancy tweaks.             (Me)
o   BSS janitor work.                           (Craig Christophel)
o   Replace all strtok users with strsep.       (Matthew Hawkins, Jason Thomas)
o   scsi_debug ->address & other fixes.         (Douglas Gilbert)
o   Silence isapnp debug messages.              (Andrey Panin)
o   Clear passcred in sock_alloc()              (OGAWA Hirofumi)
    | Fixes slow sunrpc/portmap, and various
    | gnome-terminal weirdness.
o   Console reentrancy work.                    (James Simmons)
o   ALSA Config.in fixes.                       (René Scharfe)
o   Fix Oxford Semiconductor PCI id.            (Ed Vance)
o   Power Management for es18xx.                (Zwane Mwaikambo)
o   Remove duplicate PCI ids.                   (Wim Van Sebroeck)
o   Change Olympic driver to use spinlocks.     (Mike Phillips)
o   Fix pcilynx locking.                        (Manfred Spraul)
o   Fix cris eeprom driver locking.             (Robert Love)
o   PPP/BSD Compression vfree in interrupt fix. (Paul Mackerras,
                                                 Dominik Brodowski)
o   cli->spinlocks for aha1542 driver.          (Douglas Gilbert)
o   ALSA ISAPNP fixes.                          (Andrey Panin)
o   /proc/net/udp signedness fix.               (Arnaud Giersch)
o   fcntl_[gs]etlk* cleanup.                    (Chris Wright)


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