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SubjectLinux 2.4.21-pre4


So here goes -pre4...

Summary of changes from v2.4.21-pre3 to v2.4.21-pre4

o [IPV4 ROUTE]: Fix some sysctl documentation

o Miscellaneous MTD block driver fixes
o MTD partitioning updates
o MTD updates

o [NETFILTER]: ip_conntrack_ftp.c, fixes a typo in a DEBUG statement

o [NETFILTER]: Fix a locking bug in ip_conntrack_proto_tcp

o Added ids for the Dell Axim and Toshiba E740. Thanks to Ian Molton

o Fix /proc/slabinfo on ARM

o scanner.c: remove "magic" number for interface
o USB scanner driver: updated
o scanner.h, scanner.c: New vendor/product ids for visioneer scanners
o scanner.c: print user-supplied ids only on start-up
o scanner.c, scanner.h: Remove PV8630 ioctls
o scanner.c: endpoint detection cleanup
o Add maintainer for USB scanner driver
o scanner.h, scanner.c: maintainer change

o [SPARC64]: Fix MAP_GROWSDOWN value, cannot be the same as MAP_LOCKED

o [NETFILTER]: Fix excess logging of reused FTP expectations

o [netdrvr tg3] add support for another 5704 board, fix up 5704 phy init

o [NETFILTER]: ipt_multiport invert fix

o USB Serial patch

o [NETFILTER]: UDP nat helper support

o sonypi driver update
o make sonypi use ec_read/ec_write from ACPI patch

o [SPARC64]: Translate IPT_SO_SET_REPLACE socket option for 32-bit apps
o [SPARC64]: Handle SO_TIMESTAMP properly in compat recvmsg

Adrian Bunk <>:
o remove duplicate entries from

Alan Cox <>:
o allow people to build M686 without PGE kernels
o more vaio apm blacklist entries
o mp oops fix
o MP message improvements
o remove confusing MP report
o nmi stack usage
o fix linux crash on boot with some boarss
o fix up cx86 docs
o IPMI driver
o enable ipmi config
o fix compile of 4.0 DRM
o more parisc specific merge bits
o parisc mux driver (parisc specific)
o disable taskfile I/O
o further IDE tape fixes
o Skip disabled IDE generic controllers
o Add ide software raid driver for Medley IDE raid
o add support for Nvidia nForce2 IDE
o Allow DMA setup on radeon IGP now we think its fixed
o allow selection of SI raid
o fix packet padding on 3c501
o fix packet padding on the 3c505
o more unusual USB storage devices
o fix packet padding on the 3c507
o fix packet padding on the 3c523
o fix packet padding on the 7990
o fix packet padding on the 8139too
o fix 8390 packet padding
o fix packet padding on at1700
o fix packet padding on atp
o fix de600/20 packet padding
o fix ni5010 packet padding
o fix ni52 packet padding
o fix packet padding on ni65
o fix packet padding on axnet_cs
o fix padding on sgiseeq
o fix sk_g16 padding
o fix sun3_82586 padding
o fix sun3lance packet padding
o further dscc4 updates
o document undocumentend field in SCSI headers
o fix ad1889 warning - void functions dont return values
o more unusual USB storage devices
o ; cut the mount hash table down to a sane size, and fix printk
o fix casting in pci dma
o parisc header update
o fix msdos end markers for compatibility with cameras etc

Andi Kleen <>:
o x86-64 update
o hammer support for i386

Andrea Arcangeli <>:
o O_DIRECT alignment fix

Andrew Morton <>:
o [SPARC64]: Handle unchanging _TIF_32BIT properly in SET_PERSONALITY
o sync_supers() race fix
o Fix ext3 scheduling storm and lockup
o 3c59x: add 3c920 support
o fix rare BUG in ext3

Christoph Hellwig <>:
o fix scsi module unload bug
o cciss/cpqarray/md should use generic BLKGETSIZE
o properly handle too long pathnames in d_path
o update bdflush documentation

Dave Engebretsen <>:
o PPC64 update

Dave Kleikamp <>:
o JFS: Remove invalid warning
o JFS: Remove COMMIT_Holdlock
o JFS: add jfs_get_volume_size() back
o JFS: Clean up flushing outstanding transactions to journal
o JFS: add sync_fs super_operation

David Brownell <>:
o zaurus B500 (sl-5600?) & usbnet
o usb root hub strings

David Gibson <>:
o Squash warnings in init/do_mounts.c

David S. Miller <>:
o [USB]: rtl8150.c needs linux/init.h
o [TCP]: Add tcp_low_latency sysctl
o [TCP]: Fix typo in TCP_LOW_LATENCY changes

Geert Uytterhoeven <>:
o Amiflop incorrect sti()
o Atari ACSI exports
o M68k misc_register audit
o Mac/m68k config fixes
o Mac/m68k early startup fixes
o Mac/m68k Nubus updates
o Atari NVRAM
o m68k typo
o Q40 IRQ typo
o Replace Mac/m68k NS8390 with daynaport driver
o init_rootfs() prototype
o M68k matroxfb
o register_console() comment typo
o Mac/m68k NCR5380 SCSI updates

Gerd Knorr <>:
o videodev bugfix
o add bt832 driver
o bttv documentation update
o tuner update
o i2c tv modules update

Greg Kroah-Hartman <>:
o USB: fix ehci build problem for older versions of gcc
o USB bluetooth: fix incorrect url in help text
o USB: Move the scanner ioctls to usb_scanner_ioctl.h to allow access by archs that need it

Harald Welte <>:
o [NETFILTER]: This patch fixes the ULOG target when logging packets without any ethernet header (mac address).

Ivan Kokshaysky <>:
o alpha update
o alpha: titan, marvel, srmcons updates

Jeff Garzik <>:
o [netdrvr tg3] s/spin_lock/spin_lock_irqsave/ in tg3_poll and tg3_timer
o [netdrvr tg3] Better interrupt masking
o [netdrvr tg3] flush irq-mask reg write before checking hw status block, in tg3_enable_ints.
o [netdrvr tg3] manage jumbo flag on MTU change when interface is down
o [netdrvr e100] remove file e100_proc, missed in previous patch (standard stats)
o [netdrvr tg3] more verbose failures, during initialization

Jens Axboe <>:
o Fix ide highmem scatterlist setup
o IDE: Do not call bh_phys() on buffers with invalid b_page

John Stultz <>:
o Compensate lost ticks in x440s

Kai Germaschewski <>:
o ISDN: Remove unfinished driver
o ISDN: Improve DTMF detection
o ISDN: Fix HiSax/ISAR fax handling bug
o ISDN: Add locking for list access
o ISDN: Add ISDN side support for Auerswald USB ISDN support
o ISDN: Small HiSax cleanups

Khalid Aziz <>:
o Avoid ide-scsi from starting DMA too soon

Marcel Holtmann <>:
o [Bluetooth] Make READ_VOICE_SETTING available for normal users
o [Bluetooth] Replace info message about SCO MTU with BT_DBG
o [Bluetooth] Remove wrong check for size value in rfcomm_wmalloc()

Marcelo Tosatti <marcelo@freak.distro.conectiva>:
o Changed EXTRAVERSION to -pre4

Olaf Hering <>:
o autofs compat for ppc

Oleg Drokin <>:
o reiserfs: iput deadlock fix - do not call iput() from inside of transaction

Patrick McHardy <>:
o [NETFILTER]: Fix ipt_REJECT udp checksums
o [NETFILTER]: Fix incremental TCP checksum in ECN module
o [PPP]: Handle filtering drops correctly

Paul Gortmaker <>:
o Fix wildcards in RTC alarm settings

Paul Mackerras <>:
o add prctls for FP exception control

Petr Vandrovec <>:
o Fix non-G450/G550 build of matroxfb

Randy Dunlap <>:
o usb-skeleton MINOR_BASE change

Richard Henderson <>:
o [ALPHA] Add debugging access (core and ptrace) to the PAL unique value.

Robert Olsson <>:
o [NAPI]: Discuss some more issues in driver HOWTO

Scott Feldman <>:
o [netdrvr e100] Sync 2.4.x driver with 2.5.x driver
o [netdrvr e100] udelay a better way
o [netdrvr e100] standardize nic-specific stats output
o [netdrvr e100] fix TxDescriptor bit setting
o [netdrvr e1000] allocate ethtool eeprom buffer dynamically, rather than a large static allocation on the stack
o [netdrvr e1000] remove /proc support
o [netdrvr e1000] Add ethtool GSTATS support

Simon Evans <>:
o USB: Backport konicawc driver to 2.4

Tom Callaway <>:
o [SUNLANCE]: Add missing asm/machine.h include for sun4 builds
o [SPARC64]: Add USB scanner ioctls to 32-bit compat table

Trond Myklebust <>:
o Fix Oopsable NFS condition in 2.4.21-preX

Vojtech Pavlik <>:
o Fix the JSIOCGABSMAP et al ioctls in joydev.c
o Add new devices support to I-Force driver

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