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    SubjectLinux 2.6.19-rc6

    there's nothing earth-shattering here (and there shouldn't be), but we've
    hopefully made good progress on the regression list (and thanks again to
    Adrian Bunk for reminding people, especially when they thought *cough*
    that some particular regression had already been fixed)..

    So with -rc6, we hopefully should leave the irq-related regressions behind
    us. There were issues both with devices that started enabling MSI (which
    seem to trigger hardware bugs, although there's also been discussion about
    what we should do to make things safer) and with the new genirq layer that
    showed problems with edge-triggered irq's (notably legacy ISA interrupts,
    or, more commonly these days, the 16-bit PCMCIA interrupts that are
    basically just ISA in another formfactor).

    Thanks for everybody involved in whittling down that regression list.

    Also, apart from the regression tracking, we've had some other updates, eg
    infiniband and DVB fixes, network driver fixes, some networking fixes etc.

    The ShortLog is appended, and gives a mostly readable picture of what has
    been going on. But the main thing to take away is: regressions fixed, and
    not a whole lot of changes since -rc5 (it may not look that way, but a lot
    of these things are essentially one-liners or close to it, so the total
    diff between -rc5 and -rc6 is actually just about 5k lines, which is not
    a whole lot, considering).


    Aaron Durbin (1):
    x86-64: Fix partial page check to ensure unusable memory is not being marked usable.

    Adrian Bunk (2):
    bcm43xx: Add error checking in bcm43xx_sprom_write()
    drivers/telephony/ixj: fix an array overrun

    Alan Cox (1):
    hpt37x: Check the enablebits

    Alan Stern (1):
    SCSI core: always store >= 36 bytes of INQUIRY data

    Alasdair G Kergon (2):
    dm: fix find_device race
    dm: suspend: fix error path

    Alexey Dobriyan (4):
    ipmi_si_intf.c: fix "&& 0xff" typos
    V4L/DVB (4795): Tda826x: use correct max frequency
    V4L/DVB (4818): Flexcop-usb: fix debug printk
    pata_artop: fix "& (1 >>" typo

    Andi Kleen (6):
    Revert "MMCONFIG and new Intel motherboards"
    x86-64: Fix PTRACE_[SG]ET_THREAD_AREA regression with ia32 emulation.
    x86-64: Handle reserve_bootmem_generic beyond end_pfn
    x86: Add acpi_user_timer_override option for Asus boards
    x86-64: Fix vgetcpu when CONFIG_HOTPLUG_CPU is disabled
    x86-64: Fix race in exit_idle

    Andrew Morton (2):
    setup_irq(): better mismatch debugging
    revert "PCI: quirk for IBM Dock II cardbus controllers"

    Arjan van de Ven (1):
    Regression in 2.6.19-rc microcode driver

    Benjamin Herrenschmidt (2):
    [POWERPC] Fix cell "new style" mapping and add debug
    powerpc: windfarm shall request it's sub modules

    Brian King (1):
    libata: Convert from module_init to subsys_initcall

    Bryan O'Sullivan (1):
    IB/ipath - program intconfig register using new HT irq hook

    Chris Lalancette (1):
    [NETPOLL]: Compute checksum properly in netpoll_send_udp().

    Corey Minyard (3):
    IPMI: Clean up the waiting message queue properly on unload
    IPMI: retry messages on certain error returns
    IPMI: Fix more && typos

    Daniel Ritz (1):
    fix via586 irq routing for pirq 5

    Darrick J. Wong (1):
    libata: fix double-completion on error

    David Brownell (1):
    usb: MAINTAINERS updates

    David Chinner (3):
    [XFS] Clean up i_flags and i_flags_lock handling.
    [XFS] Prevent a deadlock when xfslogd unpins inodes.
    [XFS] Remove KERNEL_VERSION macros from xfs_dmapi.h

    David Gibson (1):
    hugetlb: check for brk() entering a hugepage region

    David Miller (1):
    pci: don't try to remove sysfs files before they are setup.

    David Rientjes (1):
    drivers cris: return on NULL dev_alloc_skb()

    Eric Dumazet (1):
    vmalloc: optimization, cleanup, bugfixes

    Eric W. Biederman (4):
    sysctl: Undeprecate sys_sysctl
    htirq: refactor so we only have one function that writes to the chip
    htirq: allow buggy drivers of buggy hardware to write the registers
    Use delayed disable mode of ioapic edge triggered interrupts

    Franck Bui-Huu (1):
    .gitignore: add miscellaneous files

    Geoff Levand (1):
    [POWERPC] cell: set ARCH_SPARSEMEM_DEFAULT in Kconfig

    Herbert Xu (1):
    [NET]: Set truesize in pskb_copy

    Hermann Pitton (1):
    V4L/DVB (4802): Cx88: fix remote control on WinFast 2000XP Expert

    Hoang-Nam Nguyen (3):
    IB/ehca: Assure 4K alignment for firmware control blocks
    IB/ehca: Use named constant for max mtu
    IB/ehca: Activate scaling code by default

    Hugh Dickins (2):
    hugetlb: prepare_hugepage_range check offset too
    hugetlb: fix error return for brk() entering a hugepage region

    Ian Kent (1):
    autofs4: panic after mount fail

    J. Bruce Fields (3):
    nfsd4: reindent do_open_lookup()
    nfsd4: fix open-create permissions
    nfsd: fix spurious error return from nfsd_create in async case

    Jean Delvare (2):
    V4L/DVB (4817): Fix uses of "&&" where "&" was intended
    RDMA/amso1100: Fix && typo

    Jeff Garzik (1):
    [libata] sata_via: fix obvious typo

    Jens Axboe (4):
    Fix bad data direction in SG_IO
    ide-cd: only set rq->errors SCSI style for block pc requests
    cciss: fix iostat
    cpqarray: fix iostat

    Jes Sorensen (1):
    mspec driver build fix

    Jiri Slaby (2):
    [NET]: kconfig, correct traffic shaper
    Char: isicom, fix close bug

    John Heffner (1):
    [TCP]: Don't use highmem in tcp hash size calculation.

    John Rose (1):
    [POWERPC] pseries: Force 4k update_flash block and list sizes

    Jonathan E Brassow (2):
    dm: multipath: fix rr_add_path order
    dm: raid1: fix waiting for io on suspend

    Julian Anastasov (1):
    [IPVS]: More endianness fixed.

    Kalle Pokki (2):
    [POWERPC] CPM_UART: Fix non-console transmit
    [POWERPC] CPM_UART: Fix non-console initialisation

    KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki (1):
    ia64: select ACPI_NUMA if ACPI

    Linus Torvalds (6):
    Revert "i386: Add MMCFG resources to i386 too"
    x86-64: clean up io-apic accesses
    x86-64: write IO APIC irq routing entries in correct order
    [dvb saa7134] Fix missing 'break' for avermedia card case
    Revert "fix Data Acess error in dup_fd"
    Linux 2.6.19-rc6

    Magnus Damm (1):
    x86-64: setup saved_max_pfn correctly (kdump)

    Masami Hiramatsu (1):
    kretprobe: fix kretprobe-booster to save regs and set status

    Mauro Carvalho Chehab (1):
    V4L/DVB (4804): Fix missing i2c dependency for saa7110

    Michael Buesch (1):
    bcm43xx: Drain TX status before starting IRQs

    Michael Chan (1):
    [TG3]: Fix array overrun in tg3_read_partno().

    Nathan Lynch (1):
    nvidiafb: fix unreachable code in nv10GetConfig

    NeilBrown (2):
    md: change ONLINE/OFFLINE events to a single CHANGE event
    md: fix sizing problem with raid5-reshape and CONFIG_LBD=n

    Nicolas Kaiser (1):
    drivers/ide: stray bracket

    Oleg Nesterov (1):
    A minor fix for set_mb() in Documentation/memory-barriers.txt (3):
    V4L/DVB (4814): Remote support for Avermedia 777
    V4L/DVB (4815): Remote support for Avermedia A16AR
    V4L/DVB (4816): Change tuner type for Avermedia A16AR

    Paul Mackerras (1):
    [POWERPC] Make sure initrd and dtb sections get into zImage correctly

    Pavel Emelianov (1):
    Fix misrouted interrupts deadlocks

    Peter Zijlstra (1):
    bonding: lockdep annotation

    Rafael J. Wysocki (1):
    md: do not freeze md threads for suspend

    Randy Dunlap (1):
    com20020 build fix

    Roland Dreier (1):
    IB/mad: Fix race between cancel and receive completion

    Russell King (1):
    Fix missing parens in set_personality()

    Sharyathi Nagesh (1):
    fix Data Acess error in dup_fd

    Simon Horman (1):
    [IPVS]: Compile fix for annotations in userland.

    Stephen Hemminger (1):
    [PKT_SCHED] sch_htb: Use hlist_del_init().

    Stephen Rothwell (2):
    [POWERPC] Add the thread_siblings files to sysfs
    [POWERPC] Wire up sys_move_pages

    Steve French (4):
    [CIFS] NFS stress test generates flood of "close with pending write" messages
    [CIFS] Explicitly set stat->blksize
    [CIFS] Fix mount failure when domain not specified
    [CIFS] Fix minor problem with previous patch

    Steven Rostedt (1):
    x86-64: shorten the x86_64 boot setup GDT to what the comment says

    Steven Whitehouse (1):
    [DECNET]: Endianess fixes (try #2)

    Takashi Iwai (1):
    ALSA: hda-intel - Disable MSI support by default

    Tigran Aivazian (1):
    Tigran has moved

    Tim Shimmin (1):
    [XFS] Keep lockdep happy.

    Timo Teras (2):
    MMC: Poll card status after rescanning cards
    MMC: Do not set unsupported bits in OCR response

    Tom Tucker (1):
    RDMA/amso1100: Fix unitialized pseudo_netdev accessed in c2_register_device

    Vivek Goyal (1):
    i386: Force data segment to be 4K aligned

    Vlad Apostolov (3):
    [XFS] 956618: Linux crashes on boot with XFS-DMAPI filesystem when
    [XFS] rename uio_read() to xfs_uio_read()
    [XFS] 956664: dm_read_invis() changes i_atime

    Wink Saville (1):
    Patch for nvidia divide by zero error for 7600 pci-express card

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