Wednesday, September 10, 2008

New Kernel Upload 2.6.27-3.4

rtg (Tim Gardner) just uploaded Intrepid 2.6.27-3.4 rebased on 2.6.27-rc6 look for it to hit the repos soon.

Changelog:
Changes:
linux (2.6.27-3.4) intrepid; urgency=low

[ Colin Ian King ]

* SAUCE: fix kernel oops in VirtualBox during paravirt patching
- LP: #246067
* SAUCE: qc-usb: Enable Logitech QuickCam Messenger
- LP: #209901
* SAUCE: appleir: Enable driver for new MacBook Pro
- LP: #157919

[ Tim Gardner ]

* Enabled CONFIG_DEBUG_RODATA=y

[ Upstream Kernel Changes ]

* Revert "ALSA: hda - Added model selection for iMac 24""
* Revert "x86: fix HPET regression in 2.6.26 versus 2.6.25, check hpet
against BAR, v3"
* Revert "[ARM] use the new byteorder headers"
* Revert "mac80211: Use IWEVASSOCREQIE instead of IWEVCUSTOM"
* Revert "crypto: camellia - Use kernel-provided bitops, unaligned access
helpers"
* svcrdma: Fix race between svc_rdma_recvfrom thread and the dto_tasklet
* sched, cpuset: rework sched domains and CPU hotplug handling (v4)
* ACPI: Fix now signed module parameter.
* ACPI: Change package length error to warning
* ACPI: Fix now signed module parameter.
* ACPI: Fix typo in "Disable MWAIT via DMI on broken Compal board"
* acpi: add checking for NULL early param
* UBIFS: fix zero-length truncations
* Input: bcm5974 - add maintainer entry
* sh64: re-add the __strnlen_user() prototype
* sh: fix ptrace_64.c:user_disable_single_step()
* PNPACPI: ignore the producer/consumer bit for extended IRQ descriptors
* UBIFS: always read hashed-key nodes under TNC mutex
* UBIFS: allow for racing between GC and TNC
* [CIFS] Fix plaintext authentication
* sparc32: Implement smp_call_function_single().
* sh: crash kernel resource fix
* sh: fix kexec entry point for crash kernels
* sh: fix platform_resource_setup_memory() section mismatch
* sh: update Migo-R defconfig
* sh: update AP325RXA defconfig
* sh: fix semtimedop syscall
* cifs: fix O_APPEND on directio mounts
* [CIFS] update cifs change log
* [CIFS] Turn off Unicode during session establishment for plaintext
authentication
* ACPI: thinkpad-acpi: wan radio control is not experimental
* sparc: Fix resource flags for PCI children in OF device tree.
* remove blk_register_filter and blk_unregister_filter in gendisk
* ALSA: oxygen: fix distorted output on AK4396-based cards
* ipv6: When we droped a packet, we should return NET_RX_DROP instead of
0
* pkt_sched: Fix locking of qdisc_root with qdisc_root_sleeping_lock()
* net: Unbreak userspace usage of linux/mroute.h
* Don't trigger softlockup detector on network fs blocked tasks
* Resource handling: add 'insert_resource_expand_to_fit()' function
* sparc64: setup_valid_addr_bitmap_from_pavail() should be __init
* UBIFS: do not update min_idx_lebs in stafs
* UBIFS: push empty flash hack down
* UBIFS: remove incorrect index space check
* UBIFS: improve statfs reporting
* UBIFS: fix assertion
* UBIFS: add forgotten gc_idx_lebs component
* UBIFS: introduce LEB overhead
* UBIFS: improve statfs reporting even more
* UBIFS: fill f_fsid
* drm/radeon: downgrade debug message from info to debug.
* Remove invalidate_partition call from do_md_stop.
* Fix problem with waiting while holding rcu read lock in md/bitmap.c
* ALSA: hda: Distortion fix for dell_m6_core_init
* ALSA: ASoC: fix pxa2xx-i2s clk_get call
* block: restore original behavior of /proc/partition when there's no
partition
* debugobjects: fix lockdep warning
* avr32: Fix lockup after Java stack underflow in user mode
* avr32: pm_standby low-power ram bug fix
* nfsd: fix compound state allocation error handling
* sunrpc: fix possible overrun on read of /proc/sys/sunrpc/transports
* nfsd: fix buffer overrun decoding NFSv4 acl
* audit: Moved variable declaration to beginning of function
* Fix modules_install on RO nfs-exported trees.
* Remove '#include ' from mm/page_isolation.c
* dabusb_fpga_download(): fix a memory leak
* [MTD] mtdchar.c: Fix regression in MEMGETREGIONINFO ioctl()
* ALSA: hda - Fix ALC663 auto-probe
* ALSA: hda - Add mic-boost controls to ALC662/663 auto configuration
* Un-break printk strings in x86 PCI probing code
* kernel/resource.c: fix new kernel-doc warning
* softlockup: minor cleanup, don't check task->state twice
* fix typo in arch/parisc/hpux/fs.c
* m68k: atari_keyb_init operator precedence fix
* ACPI: Fix typo in "Disable MWAIT via DMI on broken Compal board"
* don't diff generated firmware files
* IDE: compile fix for sff_dma_ops
* IDE: palm_bk3710: fix compile warning for unused variable
* ide: fix hwif_to_node()
* palm_bk3710: improve IDE registration
* ide-disk: remove stale init_idedisk_capacity() documentation
* ide/Kconfig: mark ide-scsi as deprecated
* net/wireless/Kconfig: clarify the description for
CONFIG_WIRELESS_EXT_SYSFS
* iwlwifi: do not use GFP_DMA in iwl_tx_queue_init
* iwlwifi: workaround interrupt handling no some platforms
* iwlwifi: fix apm_stop (wrong bit polarity for FLAG_INIT_DONE)
* iwlwifi: fix 64bit platform firmware loading
* orinoco: Multicast to the specified addresses
* wireless/libertas/if_cs.c: fix memory leaks
* mac80211: Fix debugfs union misuse and pointer corruption
* rt2x00: Compiler warning unmasked by fix of BUILD_BUG_ON
* ath9k: Incorrect key used when group and pairwise ciphers are
different.
* ath9: Fix ath_rx_flush_tid() for IRQs disabled kernel warning message.
* net/xfrm: Use an IS_ERR test rather than a NULL test
* ipv: Re-enable IP when MTU > 68
* NTFS: update homepage
* mm: make setup_zone_migrate_reserve() aware of overlapping nodes
* VFS: fix dio write returning EIO when try_to_release_page fails
* acer-wmi: remove debugfs entries upon unloading
* mm/bootmem: silence section mismatch warning -
contig_page_data/bootmem_node_data
* MAINTAINERS: add a maintainer for the BCM5974 multitouch driver
* 8250: improve workaround for UARTs that don't re-assert THRE correctly
* mmc: at91_mci: don't use coherent dma buffers
* pid_ns: zap_pid_ns_processes: fix the ->child_reaper changing
* pid_ns: (BUG 11391) change ->child_reaper when init->group_leader exits
* cirrusfb: check_par fixes
* devcgroup: fix race against rmdir()
* mm: show quicklist usage in /proc/meminfo
* mm: size of quicklists shouldn't be proportional to the number of CPUs
* ipc: document the new auto_msgmni proc file
* hp-wmi: update to match current rfkill semantics
* hp-wmi: add proper hotkey support
* tdfxfb: fix SDRAM memory size detection
* tdfxfb: fix frame buffer name overrun
* rtc_time_to_tm: fix signed/unsigned arithmetic
* ibft: fix target info parsing in ibft module
* sysfs: document files in /sys/firmware/sgi_uv/
* rtc-cmos: wake again from S5
* pm_qos_requirement might sleep
* drivers/char/random.c: fix a race which can lead to a bogus BUG()
* ipsec: Fix deadlock in xfrm_state management.
* [x86] Fix TSC calibration issues
* tipc: Don't use structure names which easily globally conflict.
* sparc64: Fix IPI call locking.
* [ARM] omap: fix gpio.c build error
* sparc64: Prevent sparc64 from invoking irq handlers on offline CPUs
* powerpc: Fix uninitialised variable in VSX alignment code
* powerpc: Only make kernel text pages of linear mapping executable
* powerpc: Make sure _etext is after all kernel text
* powerpc: Work around gcc's -fno-omit-frame-pointer bug
* powerpc: Fix build error with 64K pages and !hugetlbfs
* powerpc: Fix for getting CPU number in power_save_ppc32_restore()
* UBIFS: amend f_fsid
* net/usb/pegasus: avoid hundreds of diagnostics
* ixgbe: initialize interrupt throttle rate
* pcnet-cs, axnet_cs: add new IDs, remove dup ID with less info
* netxen: Remove workaround for chipset quirk
* Split up PIT part of TSC calibration from native_calibrate_tsc
* iwlwifi: W/A for the TSF correction in IBSS
* iwlwifi: fix hidden ssid discovery in passive channels
* iwlwifi: remove false rxon if rx chain changes
* iwlwifi: fix station mimo power save values
* iwlwifi: fix rx_chain computation
* iwlwifi: fix Tx cmd memory allocation failure handling
* iwlwifi: call apm stop on exit
* iwlwifi: fix STATUS_EXIT_PENDING is not set on pci_remove
* ath9k: Fix TX status reporting
* ath9k: Fix TX control flag use for no ACK and RTS/CTS
* V4L/DVB (8555): au8522: add mechanism to configure IF frequency for vsb
and qam
* V4L/DVB (8556): au0828: add support for Hauppauge Woodbury
* V4L/DVB (8598): au8522: clean up function au8522_set_if
* V4L/DVB (8599): au8522: remove if frequency settings from vsb/qam
modulation tables
* V4L/DVB (8600): au0828: explicitly set 6 MHz IF frequency in
hauppauge_hvr950q_config
* V4L/DVB (8629): v4l2-ioctl: do not try to handle private V4L1 ioctls
* V4L/DVB (8633): ivtv: update ivtv version number
* V4L/DVB (8648): ivtv: improve CC support
* V4L/DVB (8660): gspca: Simplify the scan of URB packets in pac7311.
* V4L/DVB (8661): gspca: Bug in the previous changeset about pac7311.
* V4L/DVB (8663): gspca: Webcam 0c45:6128 added in sonixj.
* V4L/DVB (8664): gspca: The bridge/sensor of the webcam 093a:2621 is a
PAC 7302.
* V4L/DVB (8665): gspca: Fix the 640x480 resolution of the webcam
093a:2621.
* V4L/DVB (8666): gspca: Bad scanning of frames in pac7311.
* V4L/DVB (8667): gspca: Bad probe of Z-Star/Vimicro webcams with pas106
sensor.
* V4L/DVB (8668): gspca: Conflict GSPCA / ET61X251 for the webcam
102c:6251.
* V4L/DVB (8669): gspca: Add white balance control for spca561 rev 012A.
* V4L/DVB (8671): gspca: Remove the unused field 'dev_name' of the device
structure.
* V4L/DVB (8672): gspca: Big rewrite of spca561.
* V4L/DVB (8673): gspca: Bad frame scanning again and bad init in
pac7311.
* V4L/DVB (8674): gspca: Webcam 0c45:612e added in sonixj.
* V4L/DVB (8675): gspca: Pixmap PJPG (Pixart 73xx JPEG) added, generated
by pac7311.
* V4L/DVB (8678): Remove the dead CONFIG_RADIO_MIROPCM20{,_RDS} code
* V4L/DVB (8681): v4l2-ioctl.c: fix warning
* V4L/DVB (8682): V4L: fix return value of register video func
* V4L/DVB (8701): cx18: Add missing lock for when the irq handler
manipulates the queues
* V4L/DVB (8703): gspca: Do controls work for spca561 revision 12a.
* V4L/DVB (8705): gspca: Adjust some control limits in spca561.
* V4L/DVB (8706): Make contrast and brightness work for pac7302.
* V4L/DVB (8707): gspca: Colors, hflip and vflip controls added for
pac7302.
* V4L/DVB (8709): gspca: Fix initialization and controls of sn9x110 -
ov7630.
* V4L/DVB (8710): gspca: Bad color control in sonixj.
* V4L/DVB (8711): gspca: Bad controls and quantization table of pac7311.
* V4L/DVB (8712): gspca: Bad start of sonixj webcams since changeset
a8779025e7e8.
* V4L/DVB (8713): gspca: Bad color control again in sonixj.
* V4L/DVB (8714): gspca: Bad start of sn9c110 and sensor om6802.
* V4L/DVB (8715): gspca: Change the name of some webcam in the gspca doc.
* V4L/DVB (8716): gspca: Bad start of sn9c110 and sensor ov7630.
* V4L/DVB (8717): gspca: Frame buffer too small for small resolutions
(sonixj and t613).
* V4L/DVB (8718): gspca: suspend/resume added.
* V4L/DVB (8719): gspca: Have VIDIOC_QUERYCTRL more compliant to the
spec.
* V4L/DVB (8720): gspca: V4L2_CAP_SENSOR_UPSIDE_DOWN added as a cap for
some webcams.
* V4L/DVB (8722): sms1xxx: fix typo in license header
* V4L/DVB (8726): link tuner before saa7134
* V4L/DVB (8727): V4L1: make PMS not autoprobe when builtin.
* V4L/DVB (8728): 1-make-pms-not-autoprobe-when-builtin update
* V4L/DVB (8749): Fix error code, when camera is not turned on by sonypi
* V4L/DVB (8750): V4L: check inval in video_register_device_index()
* V4L/DVB (8751): vivi: Fix some issues at vivi register routine
* V4L/DVB (8757): v4l-dvb: fix a bunch of sparse warnings
* V4L/DVB (8769): cx18: Simplify queue flush logic to prevent oops in
cx18_flush_queues()
* V4L/DVB (8778): radio: fix incorrect video_register_device result check
* V4L/DVB (8779): v4l: fix more incorrect video_register_device result
checks
* V4L/DVB (8790): saa7115: call i2c_set_clientdata only when state !=
NULL
* V4L/DVB (8803): s5h1409: Enable QAM_AUTO mode
* V4L/DVB (8804): s5h1411: Enable QAM_AUTO mode
* V4L/DVB (8805): Steven Toth email address change
* V4L/DVB (8809): gspca: Revert commit
9a9335776548d01525141c6e8f0c12e86bbde982
* V4L/DVB (8810): gspca: Compile error when CONFIG_PM not defined.
* V4L/DVB (8812): gspca: Do pac73xx webcams work.
* V4L/DVB (8813): gspca: Adjust SOF detection for pac73xx.
* V4L/DVB (8814): gspca: Set DISABLED the disabled controls at query
control time.
* V4L/DVB (8815): gspca: Fix problems with disabled controls.
* V4L/DVB (8816): gspca: Set disabled ctrls and fix a register pb with
ovxxxx in sonixb.
* V4L/DVB (8817): gspca: LED and proble changes in sonixb.
* V4L/DVB (8818): gspca: Reinitialize the device on resume.
* V4L/DVB (8819): gspca: Initialize the ov519 at open time and source
cleanup.
* V4L/DVB (8820): gspca: Change initialization and gamma of zc3xx -
pas106.
* V4L/DVB (8822): gspca: Change some subdriver functions for
suspend/resume.
* V4L/DVB (8823): gspca: H and V flips work for ov7670 only in ov519.
* V4L/DVB (8824): gspca: Too much code removed in the suspend/resume
changeset.
* V4L/DVB (8825): gspca: More controls for pac73xx and new webcam
093a:2624.
* V4L/DVB (8826): gspca: Webcam Labtec 2200 (093a:2626) added in pac7311.
* V4L/DVB (8827): gspca: Stop pac7302 autogain oscillation.
* V4L/DVB (8828): gspca: Set the clock at the end of initialization in
sonixj.
* V4L/DVB (8829): gspca: Have a clean kmalloc-ated buffer for USB
exchanges.
* V4L/DVB (8830): gspca: Move some probe code to the new init function.
* V4L/DVB (8831): gspca: Resolve webcam conflicts between some drivers.
* V4L/DVB (8832): gspca: Bad pixelformat of vc0321 webcams.
* V4L/DVB (8833): gspca: Cleanup the sonixb code.
* V4L/DVB (8834): gspca: Have a bigger buffer for sn9c10x compressed
images.
* V4L/DVB (8835): gspca: Same pixfmt as the sn9c102 driver and raw Bayer
added in sonixb.
* V4L/DVB (8837): dvb: fix I2C adapters name size
* V4L/DVB (8839): dib0700: add comment to identify 35th USB id pair
* V4L/DVB (8840): dib0700: add basic support for Hauppauge Nova-TD-500
(84xxx)
* V4L/DVB (8842): vivi_release(): fix use-after-free
* V4L/DVB (8843): tda10048_firmware_upload(): fix a memory leak
* V4L/DVB (8844): dabusb_fpga_download(): fix a memory leak
* bnx2x: Accessing un-mapped page
* SELinux: memory leak in security_context_to_sid_core
* x86: add io delay quirk for Presario F700
* mmap: fix petty bug in anonymous shared mmap offset handling
* x86: Change warning message in TSC calibration.
* PCI: fix pbus_size_mem() resource alignment for CardBus controllers
* [ARM] omap: fix build error in ohci-omap.c
* [ARM] remove unused #include
* ACPI: Make Len Brown the ACPI maintainer again
* fujitsu-laptop: fix regression for P8010 in 2.6.27-rc
* ACPI: Avoid bogus timeout about SMbus check
* acer-wmi: remove debugfs entries upon unloading
* forgotten refcount on sysctl root table
* V4L/DVB (8868): gspca: Support for vga modes with sif sensors in
sonixb.
* V4L/DVB (8869): gspca: Move the Sonix webcams with TAS5110C1B from
sn9c102 to gspca.
* V4L/DVB (8870): gspca: Fix dark room problem with sonixb.
* V4L/DVB (8872): gspca: Bad image format and offset with rev072a of
spca561.
* V4L/DVB (8873): gspca: Bad image offset with rev012a of spca561 and
adjust exposure.
* V4L/DVB (8874): gspca: Adjust hstart for sn9c103/ov7630 and update
usb-id's.
* [ARM] omap: fix virtual vs physical address space confusions
* V4L/DVB (8876): budget: udelay changed to mdelay
* V4L/DVB (8877): b2c2 and bt8xx: udelay to mdelay
* V4L/DVB (8880): PATCH: Fix parents on some webcam drivers
* V4L/DVB (8881): gspca: After 'while (retry--) {...}', retry will be -1
but not 0.
* powerpc/spufs: Fix multiple get_spu_context()
* powerpc/spufs: Fix race for a free SPU
* Input: bcm5974 - small formatting cleanup
* Input: bcm5974 - improve finger tracking and counting
* Input: bcm5974 - add BTN_TOUCH event for mousedev benefit
* Input: i8042 - make Lenovo 3000 N100 blacklist entry more specific
* sh: resume_kernel fix for kernel oops built with CONFIG_BKL_PREEMPT=y.
* sh64: resume_kernel fix for kernel oops built with
CONFIG_BKL_PREEMPT=y.
* i2c: fix i2c-sh_mobile timing issues
* clockevents: prevent clockevent event_handler ending up handler_noop
* clockevents: prevent endless loop in periodic broadcast handler
* clockevents: enforce reprogram in oneshot setup
* clockevents: prevent multiple init/shutdown
* clockevents: prevent endless loop lockup
* HPET: make minimum reprogramming delta useful
* [MTD] [NAND] tmio_nand: fix base address programming
* Fix conditional export of kvh.h and a.out.h to userspace.
* async_tx: fix the bug in async_tx_run_dependencies
* sched_clock: fix NOHZ interaction
* sched: fix process time monotonicity
* UBIFS: fix division by zero
* UBIFS: make minimum fanout 3
* [MIPS] Fix data bus error recovery
* [MIPS] Fix WARNING: at kernel/smp.c:290
* [MIPS] TXx9: Fix txx9_pcode initialization
* [MIPS] TX39xx: Add missing local_flush_icache_range initialization
* [MIPS] Probe initrd header only if explicitly specified
* res_counter: fix off-by-one bug in setting limit
* forcedeth: fix kexec regression
* atmel_lcdfb: fix oops in rmmod when framebuffer fails to register
* tracehook: comment pasto fixes
* drivers/mmc/card/block.c: fix refcount leak in mmc_block_open()
* x86: boot: stub out unimplemented CPU feature words
* x86: add NOPL as a synthetic CPU feature bit
* x86: use X86_FEATURE_NOPL in alternatives
* clockevents: broadcast fixup possible waiters
* x86: HPET fix moronic 32/64bit thinko
* x86: HPET: read back compare register before reading counter
* Fix CONFIG_AC97_BUS dependency
* [ARM] 5241/1: provide ioremap_wc()
* ntp: fix calculation of the next jiffie to trigger RTC sync
* clocksource, acpi_pm.c: use proper read function also in errata mode
* clocksource, acpi_pm.c: check for monotonicity
* x86: delay early cpu initialization until cpuid is done
* x86: move mtrr cpu cap setting early in early_init_xxxx
* sched: arch_reinit_sched_domains() must destroy domains to force
rebuild
* x86, xen: Use native_pte_flags instead of native_pte_val for .pte_flags
* x86: pda_init(): fix memory leak when using CPU hotplug
* x86: cpu_init(): fix memory leak when using CPU hotplug
* powerpc/spufs: Fix possible scheduling of a context to multiple SPEs
* netfilter: nf_conntrack_sip: de-static helper pointers
* netfilter: nf_conntrack_gre: more locking around keymap list
* netfilter: nf_conntrack_gre: nf_ct_gre_keymap_flush() fixlet
* netfilter: nf_conntrack_irc: make sure string is terminated before
calling simple_strtoul
* pkt_sched: Fix qdisc state in net_tx_action()
* powerpc: Fix rare boot build breakage
* ahci, pata_marvell: play nicely together
* sata_mv: add RocketRaid 1720 PCI ID to driver
* ahci: disable PMP for marvell ahcis
* sata_nv: disable hardreset for generic
* libata-sff: kill spurious WARN_ON() in ata_hsm_move()
* pata_sil680: remove duplicate pcim_enable_device
* ahci: RAID mode SATA patch for Intel Ibex Peak DeviceIDs
* [MIPS] IP22: Fix detection of second HPC3 on Challenge S
* xen: fix 2.6.27-rc5 xen balloon driver warnings
* x86: disable static NOPLs on 32 bits
* netns : fix kernel panic in timewait socket destruction
* bridge: don't allow setting hello time to zero
* NFS: Restore missing hunk in NFS mount option parser
* usb: fix null deferences in low level usb serial
* Fix format of MAINTAINERS
* sparc64: Disable timer interrupts in fixup_irqs().
* [Bluetooth] Fix reference counting during ACL config stage
* [Bluetooth] Enforce correct authentication requirements
* [Bluetooth] Reject L2CAP connections on an insecure ACL link
* [S390] CVE-2008-1514: prevent ptrace padding area read/write in 31-bit
mode
* [S390] cio: Correct cleanup on error.
* [S390] cio: handle ssch() return codes correctly.
* [S390] cio: allow offline processing for disconnected devices
* ipsec: Restore larval states and socket policies in dump
* update Documentation/filesystems/Locking for 2.6.27 changes
* MAINTAINERS: add Atheros maintainer for atlx
* lib: Correct printk %pF to work on all architectures
* x86: fix memmap=exactmap boot argument
* clockevents: remove WARN_ON which was used to gather information
* ipv6: Fix OOPS in ip6_dst_lookup_tail().
* Linux 2.6.27-rc6

1 comment:

Rebecca said...

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