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    SubjectRe: Linux 2.4.17-rc1
    Dave Jones wrote:

    > On Sun, 16 Dec 2001, David Relson wrote:
    >> IMHO, 2.4.17-rc1 seems to be ready to be promoted to 2.4.17. It's passed
    >> a suitable "release candidate" test - available for a couple of days and
    >> nobody has found any major problems.
    > Except for loop deadlock, sysvfs oops, and a glut of __devexit
    > non-compiles. Whilst the sysvfs oops shouldn't affect many, loop
    > is used by a lot of people, and the __devexit patches would save
    > us another month of debian sid users who don't bother to read archives.

    Also there are some O_DIRECT problems. Also Chris Mason has confirmed a
    opps occuring when finish_unfinished is called when remounting from ro to

    In my books this makes 2 nasties (loop, opps), 1 pita (__devexit stuff) and
    2 that would nice to have working.

    There are probably others.

    Ed Tomlinson

    Ed Tomlinson

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