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SubjectLinux v2.6.16-rc5

The tar-ball is being uploaded right now, and everything else should
already be pushed out. Mirroring might take a while, of course.

There's not much to say about this: people have been pretty good, and it's
just a random collection of fixes in various random areas. The shortlog is
actually pretty short, and it really describes the updates better than
anything else.

Have I missed anything? Holler. And please keep reminding about any
regressions since 2.6.15.



Adrian Bunk:
[AGPGART] help text updates
drivers/net/tlan.c: #ifdef CONFIG_PCI the PCI specific code

Al Viro:
GFP_KERNEL allocations in atomic (auditsc)
don't mangle INQUIRY if cmddt or evpd bits are set
fix handling of st_nlink on procfs root
m68k: restore disable_irq_nosync()
missing ntohs() in ip6_tunnel
m68k: pm_power_off() breakage
iomap_copy fallout (m68k)
sd: fix memory corruption with broken mode page headers

Alan Curry:
powerpc: fix altivec_unavailable_exception Oopses

Alessandro Zummo:
[ARM] 3342/1: NSLU2: Protect power button init routine with machine_is_nslu2()
[ARM] 3343/1: NAS100d: Fix incorrect I2C pin assignment
[ARM] 3344/1: NSLU2: beeper support

Alexey Dobriyan:
mm/mempolicy.c: fix 'if ();' typo
drivers/fc4/fc.c: memset correct length

Alexey Korolev:
cfi_cmdset_0001: fix range for cache invalidation

Andi Kleen:
x86_64: Don't set CONFIG_DEBUG_INFO in defconfig
Fix units in mbind check
x86_64: Only do the clustered systems have unsynchronized TSC assumption on IBM systems
x86-64/i386: Use common X86_PM_TIMER option and make it EMBEDDED
x86_64: Disable ACPI blacklist by year for now on x86-64
x86_64: Fix the additional_cpus=.. option
x86_64: Move the SMP time selection earlier
x86_64: Better ATI timer fix
x86_64: Fix ioctl compat code for /dev/rtc

Andreas Deresch:
i386: Handle non existing APICs without panicing

Andrew Morton:
ramfs: update dir mtime and ctime

Andrew Victor:
[ARM] 3325/2: GPIO function to control multi-drive (open collector) capability
[ARM] 3348/1: Disable GPIO interrupts

Anton Altaparmakov:
NTFS: Fix a potential overflow by casting (index + 1) to s64 before doing a
NTFS: - Cope with attribute list attribute having invalid flags.
NTFS: Implement support for sector sizes above 512 bytes (up to the maximum
NTFS: Do more detailed reporting of why we cannot mount read-write by

Anton Blanchard:
powerpc: Fix runlatch performance issues
powerpc64: remove broken/bitrotted HMT support

Antonino A. Daplas:
Fix pseudo_palette setup in asiliantfb_setcolreg()

Atsushi Nemoto:
[MIPS] Fixes for uaccess.h with gcc >= 4.0.1
[MIPS] jiffies_to_compat_timeval fix

Benjamin Herrenschmidt:
powermac: Fix loss of ethernet PHY on sleep

Björn Steinbrink:
kjournald keeps reference to namespace

Brian Magnuson:
fix build on x86_64 with !CONFIG_HOTPLUG_CPU

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger:
radeonfb: resume support for Samsung P35 laptops

Catalin Marinas:
[ARM] 3340/1: Fix the PCI setup for direct master access to SDRAM

Chris McDermott:
x86_64: Fix NMI watchdog on x460

Christoph Hellwig:
[SCSI] esp: fix eh locking

Christoph Lameter:
Terminate process that fails on a constrained allocation
page migration: Fix MPOL_INTERLEAVE behavior for migration via mbind()
vmscan: fix zone_reclaim

Daniel Yeisley:
i386: need to pass virtual address to smp_read_mpc()

Dave Airlie:
drm: fixup i915 interrupt on X server exit
drm: radeon add r300 TX_CNTL and verify bitblt packets
drm: fix brace placement

Dave Jones:
[AGPGART] Improve the error message shown when we detect a ServerWorks CNB20HE
[AGPGART] Add some informational printk to nforce GART failure path.
x86-64: react to new topology.c location

David S. Miller:
[SPARC64]: Implement futex_atomic_op_inuser().
[SPARC64]: Make cpu_present_map available earlier.

Eric Van Hensbergen:
v9fs: update documentation and fix debug flag

Francois Romieu:
r8169: fix broken ring index handling in suspend/resume
r8169: enable wake on lan

Frank Pavlic:
s390: V=V qdio fixes

Freddy Spierenburg:
au1100fb: replaced io_remap_page_range() with io_remap_pfn_range()

Greg Kroah-Hartman:
Revert mount/umount uevent removal

Haren Myneni:
powerpc: Trivial fix to set the proper timeout value for kdump

Heiko Carstens:
cpu hotplug documentation fix
s390: revert dasd eer module

Herbert Xu:
padlock: Fix typo that broke 256-bit keys
[XFRM]: Eliminate refcounting confusion by creating __xfrm_state_put().
[IPSEC]: Use TOS when doing tunnel lookups

Hirokazu Takata:
m32r: __cmpxchg_u32 fix
m32r: update sys_tas() routine
m32r: enable asm code optimization
m32r: fix and update for gcc-4.0

Hugh Dickins:
tmpfs: fix mount mpol nodelist parsing
tmpfs: recommend remount for mpol

Hugo Santos:
[IPV6] ip6_tunnel: release cached dst on change of tunnel params

Jamal Hadi Salim:
[NET] ethernet: Fix first packet goes out with MAC 00:00:00:00:00:00

James Bottomley:
voyager: fix boot panic by adding topology export
voyager: fix the cpu_possible_map to make voyager boot again
x86: fix broken SMP boot sequence
fix voyager after topology.c move

Jan Beulich:
x86_64: fix USER_PTRS_PER_PGD

Jean Tourrilhes:
[IRDA]: irda-usb bug fixes

Jon Mason:
x86_64: no_iommu removal in pci-gart.c

Juergen Kreileder:
Fix snd-usb-audio in 32-bit compat environment

Jun'ichi Nomura:
dm: missing bdput/thaw_bdev at removal
dm: free minor after unlink gendisk

Kaj-Michael Lang:
gbefb: IP32 gbefb depth change fix

Kelly Daly:
powerpc: disable OProfile for iSeries

Kumar Gala:
powerpc: Enable coherency for all pages on 83xx to fix PCI data corruption
powerpc: Fix mem= cmdline handling on arch/powerpc for !MULTIPLATFORM

Kurt Garloff:
OOM kill: children accounting

Linus Torvalds:
Make Kprobes depend on modules
Linux v2.6.16-rc5

Luke Yang:
Fix undefined symbols for nommu architecture

Marc Zyngier:
Fix Specialix SI probing

Martin Michlmayr:
[MIPS] Add support for TIF_RESTORE_SIGMASK for signal32
[MIPS] Make do_signal32 return void.
[MIPS] Fix compiler warnings in arch/mips/sibyte/bcm1480/irq.c
gbefb: Set default of FB_GBE_MEM to 4 MB

Michael Ellerman:
powerpc: Don't start secondary CPUs in a UP && KEXEC kernel
powerpc: Make UP -> SMP kexec work again
powerpc: Fix bug in spinup of renumbered secondary threads
powerpc: Initialise hvlpevent_queue.lock correctly
powerpc: Only calculate htab_size in one place for kexec

Michal Janusz Miroslaw:
[SERIAL] Trivial comment fix: include/linux/serial_reg.h

Michal Ostrowski:
Fix race condition in hvc console.

Mårten Wikström:
[ARM] 3347/1: Bugfix for ixp4xx_set_irq_type()

Olaf Hering:
powerpc: remove duplicate exports
ppc: fix adb breakage in xmon

Olof Johansson:
powerpc: Fix OOPS in lparcfg on G5
powerpc: Update {g5,pseries,ppc64}_defconfig

Paolo 'Blaisorblade' Giarrusso:
uml: correct error messages in COW driver
uml: fix usage of kernel_errno in place of errno
uml: fix ((unused)) attribute
uml: os_connect_socket error path fixup
uml: better error reporting for read_output
uml: tidying COW code

Patrick McHardy:
[XFRM]: Fix policy double put
[NETFILTER]: Fix outgoing redirects to loopback
[NETFILTER]: Fix bridge netfilter related in xfrm_lookup

Paul Mackerras:
powerpc: Keep xtime and gettimeofday in sync

Pavel Machek:
suspend-to-ram: allow video options to be set at runtime

Pekka Enberg:
NTFS: We have struct kmem_cache now so use it instead of the typedef.

Peter Oberparleiter:
s390: dasd reference counting

Peter Osterlund:
pktcdvd: Correctly set rq->cmd_len in pkt_generic_packet()
pktcdvd: Rename functions and make their return values sane
pktcdvd: Remove useless printk statements
pktcdvd: Fix the logic in the pkt_writable_track function
pktcdvd: Only return -EROFS when appropriate

Prasanna S Panchamukhi:
Kprobes causes NX protection fault on i686 SMP

R Sharada:
powerpc64: fix spinlock recursion in native_hpte_clear

Ralf Baechle:
H8/300: CONFIG_CONFIG_ doesn't fly.
[MIPS] Make integer overflow exceptions in kernel mode fatal.
[MIPS] Reformat _sys32_rt_sigsuspend with tabs instead of space for consistency.
[MIPS] N32: Fix N32 rt_sigtimedwait and rt_sigsuspend breakage.
[MIPS] N32: Make sure pointer is good before passing it to sys_waitid().
[MIPS] Sibyte: #if CONFIG_* doesn't fly.
[MIPS] Sibyte: Config option names shouldn't be prefixed with CONFIG_
[MIPS] Follow Uli's latest *at syscall changes.
[MIPS] Yosemite: Fix build damage by dc8f6029cd51af1b148846a32e68d69013a5cc0f.
[MIPS] Disable CONFIG_ISCSI_TCP; it triggers a gcc 3.4 endless loop.

Rene Herman:
snd-cs4236 typo fix

Richard Lucassen:
[NET]: Increase default IFB device count.

Rojhalat Ibrahim:
[MIPS] Add topology_init.

Russell King:
[MMC] Fix mmc_cmd_type() mask
[ARM] Add panic-on-oops support
[ARM] Update mach-types
[SERIAL] Add comment about early_serial_setup()

Samuel Thibault:
vgacon: no vertical resizing on EGA

Segher Boessenkool:
powerpc: Fix some MPIC + HT APIC buglets
powerpc: Don't re-assign PCI resources on Maple

Simon Vogl:
cfi: init wait queue in chip struct

Stefan Richter:
sbp2: fix another deadlock after disconnection
sbp2: variable status FIFO address (fix login timeout)
sbp2: update 36byte inquiry workaround (fix compatibility regression)

Stephen Hemminger:
sky2: yukon-ec-u chipset initialization
sky2: limit coalescing values to ring size
sky2: poke coalescing timer to fix hang
sky2: force early transmit status
sky2: use device iomem to access PCI config
sky2: close race on IRQ mask update.
skge: NAPI/irq race fix
skge: genesis phy initialzation
skge: protect interrupt mask

Stephen Rothwell:

Stephen Street:
spi: Fix modular master driver remove and device suspend/remove

Steve French:
CIFS: CIFSSMBRead was returning an invalid pointer in buf on socket error

Suresh Bhogavilli:
[IPV4]: Fix garbage collection of multipath route entries

Suresh Siddha:
x86_64: Check for bad elf entry address.

Takashi Iwai:
alsa: fix bogus snd_device_free() in opl3-oss.c

Tejun Heo:
libata: fix WARN_ON() condition in *_fill_sg()
libata: fix qc->n_elem == 0 case handling in ata_qc_next_sg
libata: make ata_sg_setup_one() trim zero length sg

Uli Luckas:
[ARM] 3345/1: Fix interday RTC alarms

Ulrich Drepper:
flags parameter for linkat

[NET]: NETFILTER: remove duplicated lines and fix order in skb_clone().
[IPV6]: Do not ignore IPV6_MTU socket option.

Zachary Amsden:
Fix topology.c location

Zhu Yi:
ipw2200: Suppress warning message
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