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    SubjectLinux 2.4.21-pre5

    So here goes -pre5.

    Summary of changes from v2.4.21-pre4 to v2.4.21-pre5

    o rivafb 0.9.4 update

    o ia64: fix typo in ia32_support.c

    o USB: USB-MIDI support for Roland SC8820

    o ia64: ia32 emulation layer bug fix

    o [netdrvr ns83820] big endian fixes

    o Fix a bug in the workaround for closed P2P bridge IO windows which could actually break bridges that didn't need fixing
    o Export atomic_{clear,set}_mask for modules
    o Request Open Firmware to open all "display" devices instead limiting us to the first one. This helps getting all cards properly POSTed
    o Prevent the stack from growing on reads. This works around a problem with the mount syscall calling copy_mount_options() which can trigger a fault via copy_from_user() between the last core VMA and the stack.
    o Properly fixup the Winbond W83C553 IDE on Longtrail and BriQ's so the controller is switched to fully native mode and interrupts are configured properly
    o Fix serial table for BriQ hardware (different base clock) and make sure it works with CONFIG_VT
    o Fix a warning
    o Make sure xmon doesn't try to tap a hash table when none exist
    o Add asm byteswapped 64 bits accessors
    o Rework inline syscall macros, fix clobbers & gcc3.3 (From Franz Sirl)
    o Remove old gross hack that did nothing good

    o Remove kdb from PowerPC-64
    o ppc64 updates to 2.4.21-pre4

    o ia64: Add local_irq_set() and save_and_sti()
    o ia64: Use IA64_PSR_I rather than (1UL << 14)
    o ia64: Reverse SGI scatterlist changes so SGI update will apply
    o ia64: Simple ndelay implementation
    o ia64: Add some default configs
    o ia64: whitespace fixes
    o ia64: add infrastructure for multiple IO port spaces
    o ia64: add support for MMIO and IO port spaces from ACPI _CRS
    o ia64: add iomem_resource and ioport_resource allocation
    o ia64: update defconfigs
    o Rename configs

    o spelling fix for drivers_usb_usbnet.c

    o USB: small uhci bug

    o The initial release of the driver for the 3Com 3cr990 family

    o ia64: For ia32 emulation, do not turn on O_LARGEFILE automatically
    o ia64: Don't risk running past the end of the unwind-table. Based on a patch by Suresh Siddha.

    o ia64: Fix ia64_fls() so it works for all possible 64-bit values

    o ia64: new perfmon patch for 2.4.20
    o ia64: perfmon update

    o radio-cadet compile fix

    o USB scanner.c: Adjust syslog output

    o VLAN support, 64-bit support, bugfixes

    o MAINTAINERS update for 2.4 SN support

    o Fix undefined references for smp + apm

    o ia64: Update SGI SN files

    o [tokenring smctr] fix MAC address input
    o [tokenring madgemc] fix memory leak, add proper refcounting

    o [atm nicstar] fix incorrect traffic class assumption

    o Speedup 'make dep'

    o [netdrvr pcnet32] fix multicast on big endian

    o Handle scsi_register() failure

    o USB: FTDI driver, new id added

    o PPC64 update

    o mmap.c corner case fix

    o [SPARC64]: Avoid use of -e option with echo

    o sonypi and input subsystem integration
    o CREDITS update
    o use correct gcc flags when compiling for
    o sonypi driver update
    o make mousedev accept the jogdial
    o meye suspend/resume capabilities

    Adrian Bunk <>:
    o fix compile error with two IrDA drivers

    Alan Cox <>:
    o ACPI apparently wasnt bios
    o fix wrong date in microcode comment
    o add another legitimate P4 type
    o must disallow write combine on 450NX
    o add framework for ndelay (nanoseconds)
    o first block of parisc resend
    o second block of parisc merge
    o third block of parisc merge
    o Ian Nelson moved
    o update videobook docs to avoid check_region
    o docs for IPMI
    o remove dead init call
    o add AMD hammer rng
    o IPMI driver updates
    o keyboard changes
    o fix wrong test in raw driver
    o fix paths for ide
    o clarify hpt37x config
    o fix more ide paths
    o Paul's fix to do ide_cs handling in task context
    o more ide paths
    o fix use of check_region in umc driver
    o more ide comment/doc info updates
    o promise printk cleanups
    o another wrong path
    o IDE printk/cleanup bits
    o fix serverworks paths/docs
    o clean up the siimage driver
    o update sis driver comments/docs/notes
    o update PIIX driver to know about more errata
    o fix winbond driver for new ide
    o more ide doc/comment updates
    o fix ppc ide paths
    o Ide raid updates
    o fix sbp2 compile failure
    o fix unsafe signed wrap check in pcilynx
    o use kbd_refresh_leds to keep USB/base keyboad lights right
    o clean up radio-cadet locking
    o use skb_padto to fix 3c527 padding
    o fix typo in 3c523 fixups
    o fix ethernet padding on 82596
    o fix ethernet padding on ariadne
    o fix ethernet padding on a2065
    o fix ethernet padding on atarilance
    o fix ethernet padding on am79c961a
    o fix ethernet padding on bagetlance
    o fix ethernet padding on declance
    o fix padding on depca
    o fix padding on eepro driver
    o fix padding on eexpress driver
    o fix ethernet padding on fmv18x
    o fix e2100 crash
    o fix ethernet padding on eth16i
    o fix ethernet padding on lasi
    o fix padding on epic100 driver
    o fix ethernet padding on lp486e
    o fix ethernet padding on lancr
    o fix padding on fmvj18x_cs
    o fix ethernet padding on hp100
    o fix ethernet padding on pcmcia/ray_cs
    o fix ethernet padding on xircom
    o fix ethernet padding on r8169
    o fix ethernet padding on seeq8005
    o fix padding on smc9194
    o fix padding on via_rhine
    o fix padding on yellowfin
    o fix padding on znet
    o fix padding on wavelan
    o update pci.ids for syskonnect
    o add 450NX streaming quirk, add via northbridge detect
    o fix dpt_i2o out of memory check
    o fix eata_generic jiffies check
    o document an ICH errata we have to deal with
    o fix sb_mixer handling
    o dont fail on 5451 reset
    o ide.h changes
    o add prototypes for kbdrefresh_leds
    o add skb_padto operation
    o fix ipc/msg race by dropping optimisation out
    o add skb_pad operation
    o copy OUTBSYNC operation too
    o fix the ide irq masking bug Ross found
    o fix confusing extra DMA off messages
    o add but dont yet use ide_execute_comman
    o sk98 driver vendor update

    Alan Stern <>:
    o USB: Patches for the ECONNRESET error (2.4)

    Alexey Kuznetsov <>:
    o [TCP]: Do not forget data copy while collapsing retransmission queue

    Andi Kleen <>:
    o [IPV4]: Better behavior for NETDEV_CHANGENAME requests
    o x86-64 update
    o Workaround for AMD 8131 bug
    o Fix get_vm_area

    Andrea Arcangeli <>:
    o xdr nfs highmem deadlock fix

    Andrew Morton <>:
    o ia32 syscall compatibility stubs

    Andrey Panin <>:
    o [netdrvr eepro100] add config option for PIO register read/write

    Benjamin Herrenschmidt <>:
    o PPC32: Implement workarounds for errata on recent G3 and G4 cpus

    Bjorn Helgaas <>:
    o ia64: Delete all SGI SN defconfig files
    o ia64: Dont execute srlz.d needlessly (reported by Chris Ruemmler)
    o ia64: smp_threads_ready: make non-volatile
    o don't swapon mounted devices
    o ia64: Use has_8259 rather than initdata
    o ia64: Really remove ACPI SPCR parsing
    o Cset exclude:[helgaas]|ChangeSet|20030103231109|26349
    o ia64: fix perfmon typo (PFM_CPU_SYST_WIDE should be PFM_CPUINFO_SYST_WIDE)

    Christoph Hellwig <>:
    o handle too large vmallocs gracefully

    Dave Jones <>:
    o [netdrvr sunqe] remove incorrect kfree()

    Dave Kleikamp <>:
    o JFS: replace ugly JFS debug macros with simpler ones
    o JFS: Minor update in Documentation/filesystems/jfs.txt
    o JFS: implement get_index_page to replace some uses of read_index_page
    o JFS: Add debug code to help catch elusive bug
    o JFS: simplify jfs_err() to avoid parsing bug in gcc-2.95
    o JFS: Fix jfs_sync_fs

    David Brownell <>:
    o USB: ehci-hcd, more hangs gone

    David Gibson <>:
    o PPC32: Add work-around for erratum #77 on IBM 405 processors
    o Update orinoco driver to 0.13b

    David S. Miller <>:
    o [TG3]: Let chip do pseudo-header csum on rx
    o [TG3]: Add device IDs for 5704S/5702a3/5703a3
    o [TG3]: Prevent dropped frames when flow-control is enabled
    o [TG3]: Correct MIN_DMA and ONE_DMA settings in dma_rwctrl
    o [TG3]: Workaround 5701 back-to-back register write bug
    o [TG3]: Add workaround for third-party phy issues
    o [TG3]: Remove anal grc_misc_cfg board IDs check
    o [TG3]: Fix typos in previous changes
    o [TCP]: In tcp_check_req, handle ACKless packets properly
    o [SPARC]: Add ndelay
    o [SPARC]: Add ndelay ksyms export

    David Woodhouse <>:
    o Export skb_pad() in 2.4.21-pre4

    Gerd Knorr <>:
    o bttv documentation update
    o tuner module update
    o video4linux i2c modules update
    o bttv update

    Gerd Knorr <>:
    o bttv config fix

    Greg Kroah-Hartman <>:
    o USB: hid blacklist update
    o USB: more hid blacklist items
    o USB: added tripp device id's to pl2303 driver

    Ivan Kokshaysky <>:
    o alpha dma fix
    o alpha update

    Jay Vosburgh <>:
    o [netdrvr 3c59x] move netif_carrier_off() call outside vortex_debug test

    Jeff Garzik <>:
    o arch/i386/Makefile: fix Via C3 build flags with gcc 3.<recent>

    Jeff Garzik <>:
    o [netdrvr tg3] bump version, tidy comments
    o [netdrvr amd8111e] remove stray ';', fixing register dump [#311]
    o [netdrvr tg3] DMA MRM bit only exists on 5700, 5701
    o [netdrvr fc/iphase] correct PCI probe loop-end test logic [#323]
    o [tokenring smctr] remove stray ';' that prevented a loop from working [#312]
    o [ARM] CREDITS, MAINTAINERS, Documentation/arm/* updates
    o [ARM] misc janitorial cleanups for arch/arm/kernel
    o [ARM] misc janitorial cleanups for arch/arm/mach*, arch/arm/mm
    o [ARM] misc janitorial cleanups for include/asm-arm
    o [netdrvr 8390] if ARM, only redefine EI_SHIFT, not I/O macros
    o [netdrvr] add new ARM net drivers cirrus, ether00
    o [netdrvr bmac] Remove unneeded memset()
    o [netdrvr 8139too] add some boards to the list of tested boards
    o [netdrvr tg3] disable 5701 h/w bug workaround during core clock reset
    o [netdrvr tg3] fix NAPI deadlock
    o [netdrvr tg3] bump version to 1.4c / Feb 18
    o [netdrvr tg3] properly synchronize with TX, in tg3_netif_stop
    o [netdrvr tg3] fix TX race in previous code, and another buglet
    o [netdrvr] Update Doc/networking/netdevices.txt with more locking rules

    Jens Axboe <>:
    o Remove unused node from ide-probe.c
    o Andrea's elevator backmerge patch]

    Johannes Erdfelt <>:
    o usb_get_driver_np() gives wrong driver name (usb_mouse)
    o USB: OHCI trivial remove unused field
    o USB: 2.4 OHCI trivial comment cleanup

    John Stultz <>:
    o Fix target_cpus()

    Kurt Garloff <>:
    o Handle SCSI recovered errors

    Maksim Krasnyanskiy <>:
    o [Bluetooth] Add support for vendor specific commands

    Marcelo Tosatti <marcelo@freak.distro.conectiva>:
    o Cset exclude:|ChangeSet|20030224224251|29662
    o Changed EXTRAVERSION to -pre5
    o Define kmap_nonblock() for non highmem

    Mark A. Greer <>:
    o PPC32: Fix our L2 / L3 cache updates for the bootloader

    Martin Devera <>:
    o [NET_SCHED]: HTB scheduler updates from Devik

    Martin Schwidefsky <>:
    o s390 base architecture update
    o xpram driver fix for 64-bit
    o s390 idals.h update

    Matthew Wilcox <>:
    o [wireless airo] call pci_enable_device, pci_set_master where needed

    Olaf Hering <>:
    o ide_fix_driveid unresolved in usb-storage

    Oleg Drokin <>:
    o reiserfs: Fix DIRECT IO interference with tail packing

    Oliver Neukum <>:
    o USB: 2.4 ehci uses SLAB_KERNEL in interrupt
    o USB: kaweth length calculation fix
    o USB: new device id for kaweth

    Paul Mackerras <>:
    o PPC32: Fix the clone syscall, and make exec clear fp and vr registers
    o PPC32: Clean up exception and oops handling
    o PPC32: Tighten up the stack expansion code
    o PPC32: Fix handling of alignment traps on some PPC processors
    o PPC32: Actually use the FP exception mode requested with prctl()
    o PPC32: use the standard __stringify instead of a local version
    o PPC32: Further fixes for the stack expansion code
    o PPC32: add ndelay(), update udelay() to be more accurate and robust
    o PPC32: Minor cleanups in the CHRP platform code
    o PPC32: Allow for RAM not starting at 0, for APUS (and potentially others)
    o PPC32: PReP platform fixes from Hollis Blanchard, Tom Rini, Leigh Brown and others
    o PPC32: Fixes for byte-swapping macros, from Franz Sirl
    o PPC32: PCI fixes. We can now restrict I/O windows to 16MB or so because this code lets us move the I/O windows of PCI-PCI bridges if necessary.
    o PPC32: Fix copy_from_user to copy as much as possible even when it gets a fault
    o PPC32: Provide a default implementation of ide_init_hwif_ports in asm-ppc/ide.h and use it if there is no platform-specific version.
    o PPC32: fix compilation error in arch/ppc/platforms/pmac_setup.c
    o PPC32: Move some variable declarations related to the MMU hash table to <asm/mmu.h>

    Pete Zaitcev <>:
    o [SPARC32]: Backport fixes from 2.5.x

    Petko Manolov <>:
    o USB: pegasus update (2.4)

    Roger Luethi <>:
    o [netdrvr via-rhine] trivial bits
    o [netdrvr via-rhine] fix broken tx-underrun handling
    o [netdrvr via-rhine] various duplex-related fixes
    o [netdrvr via-rhine] reset function rewrite
    o [netdrvr via-rhine] bump version, use constant instead of magic number

    Rusty Russell <>:
    o namespace pollution in procfs
    o arch_ia64_sn_io_sn1_pcibr.c, typo: the the
    o misc register audit fix on qtronix
    o duplicate header in drivers_bluetooth_hci_h4.c
    o write with buffer>2GB returns broken errno
    o misc register audit fix on ppc64's nvram.c
    o USB: Clean up some USB macros
    o available spell fixes
    o correct description of Griffin Powermate
    o namespace pollution in eth bridge driver
    o drivers_net_wan_sdla_x25.c, typo: the the
    o es1372.c doesn't free resources correctly
    o Typos in drivers_s390_net_iucv.c
    o i2c ID addition
    o NCR5380 unbalanced curly brace
    o Fix floppy.h's CROSS_64KB()

    Scott Feldman <>:
    o [netdrvr e100] math fixes and a cleanup

    Stephen C. Tweedie <>:
    o Fix signed use of i_blocks in ext3 truncate

    Tom Rini <>:
    o PPC32: Change the MPC8xx IRQ code so that things are arranged like other systems.
    o PPC32: Enable PCMCIA and a tested wifi card on some MPC8xx targets
    o PPC32: Change the MontaVista copyright / GPL boilerplate to a condensed version.
    o PPC32: Fix an oops on hardware without an RTC in timer_interrupt()
    o PPC32: Fix building of the IBM Spruce platform and !CONFIG_SERIAL
    o PPC32: Fix some gcc-3.x warnings on the IBM Spruce
    o PPC32: Cleanup the boot code to better deal with no console
    o PPC32: Minor KGDB warning fixes
    o PPC32: Add CONFIG_KGDB_CONSOLE to MPC 8xx systems
    o PPC32: MPC8xx KGDB fixes, from Dan Malek
    o PPC32: Add KGDB support for the IBM Spruce platform
    o PPC32: Ask about CONFIG_BOOTX_TEXT in the 'Kernel hacking' menu
    o PPC32: Put reading of PReP/PPCBUG nvram into CONFIG_PPCBUG_NVRAM
    o PPC32: Add support for the Motorola LoPEC platform
    o PPC32: Remove the 'BK Id' tags from files
    o PPC32: Fix SysRq on IBM Spruce

    Trond Myklebust <>:
    o Fix XID allocation race in 2.4.21-pre4

    Wolfgang Muees <>:
    o USB: updated Auerswald driver

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