I send this patch to you as I sent it to the alphaport maintainer(rth@twiddle.net) according to kernelfile MAINTAINERS and I got no reply!Hello I am Ioannis Barkas.You can contact me atrisc4all@yahoo.com.There is a typo error in the comments area oflinux-2.6.12.5\arch\alpha\lib at the files checksum.ccsum_partial_copy.cI found this bug after visitinghttp://www.knoppix.net/wiki/Bugs/3.9-2005-05-27.I hadsubmitted bug # 24).Next day I visited it again foradditional comments and someone else had reported bug# 25) about a suspicious typo error in the knoppixboot menu help.That time it was clear and obvious tome that the kernel would suffer from this error.Here Inote that the unknown guy deserves some credits onthis patch.DESPITE THAT,I HAD THE FINAL IDEA TO CHECKTHE ERROR INSIDE THE WHOLE LINUX KERNEL.Luckily itaffected only those two files.This error is repeated also in previous kernels suchas the 2.6.9 .____________________________________________________Start your day with Yahoo! - make it your home page http://www.yahoo.com/r/hs  --- /0/linux-2.6.12.5/arch/alpha/lib/checksum.c	2005-08-28 22:00:00.000000000 +0300+++ /1/linux-2.6.12.5/arch/alpha/lib/checksum.c	2005-08-28 23:00:00.000000000 +0300@@ -5,7 +5,7 @@  * in an architecture-specific manner due to speed..  * Comments in other versions indicate that the algorithms are from RFC1071  *- * accellerated versions (and 21264 assembly versions ) contributed by+ * accelerated versions (and 21264 assembly versions ) contributed by  *	Rick Gorton	<rick.gorton@alpha-processor.com>  */  --- /0/linux-2.6.12.5/arch/alpha/lib/csum_partial_copy.c	2005-08-28 22:00:00.000000000 +0300+++ /1/linux-2.6.12.5/arch/alpha/lib/csum_partial_copy.c	2005-08-28 23:00:00.000000000 +0300@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@  * csum_partial_copy - do IP checksumming and copy  *  * (C) Copyright 1996 Linus Torvalds- * accellerated versions (and 21264 assembly versions ) contributed by+ * accelerated versions (and 21264 assembly versions ) contributed by  *	Rick Gorton	<rick.gorton@alpha-processor.com>  *  * Don't look at this too closely - you'll go mad. The thingsHello I am Ioannis Barkas.You can contact me at risc4all@yahoo.com.There is a typo error in the comments area of linux-2.6.12.5\arch\alpha\lib at the files checksum.ccsum_partial_copy.cI found this bug after visiting http://www.knoppix.net/wiki/Bugs/3.9-2005-05-27.I had submitted bug # 24).Next day I visited it again for additional comments and someone else had reported bug # 25) about a suspicious typo error in the knoppix boot menu help.That time it was clear and obvious to me that the kernel would suffer from this error.Here I note that the unknown guy deserves some credits on this patch.DESPITE THAT,I HAD THE FINAL IDEA TO CHECK THE ERROR INSIDE THE WHOLE LINUX KERNEL.Luckily it affected only those two files.This error is repeated also in previous kernels such as the 2.6.9 .