Release Notes: Network and network driver fixes/updates, and code cleanups.
Release Notes: Cleaned up mad16 detection stuff, fixed epca unload, changed null apic handling, aicasm now uses db3, fix aic7xxx cross compile, merged small net driver fixups/config fixes, updated symbios drivers, Rusty has moved, 3c509/3c515 compile fixes, console locking updates, merged the serial.c 5.0.5 update, merge SiS framebuffer updates, updated ctrlfb, and added epson 640U scanner to the USB scanner list.
Release Notes: Moved the pci_enable_device for cardbus, added Sony MSC-U01N to the unusual devices, final smc-mca fixups, documented kernel string/mem* functions, updated VIA IDE driver to 3.21, allowed sleeping in ctrl-alt-del callbacks, fixed i2o, dac960, watchdog, gdth hangs on exit, fixed binfmt_misc (and made the proc handling a filesystem), updated the ACI support for sound/radio stuff, added RDS support to miroRadio, removed serverworks handling, tuned the vm behaviour a bit more, updated PAS16 documentation, Reiserfs tools recommended are now 0d not 0b, small Wan driver fixes, net driver fixes for 3c503, 3c509, 3c515, 8139too, de4x5, defxx, dgrs, dmfe, eth16i, ewrk3, natsemi, ni5010, pci-skeleton, rcpci45, sis900, sk_g16, smc-ultra, sundance, tlan, via-rhine, winbond-840, yellowfin, wavelan_cs tms380tr, trimmed 3K off the aha1542 driver size, trimmed 1K off qlogicfas, fixed openfirmware/mm boot on ppc, fixed topdir handling in Makefile, minor fusion driver updates, merged Etrax cris updates, Clgen fb copyright update, AGP linkage fix, updated visor driver to work with minijam, fixed a USB devio return code, resynched a few other net device changes with the submits Jeff sent to Linus, and added missing md export symbol.
Release Notes: Another null bytes bug fixed in reiserfs, made SMP Athlon build, reiserfs directory fsync SMP locking fix, PCI network driver updates, continued merging, fixed RAID AUTORUN ioctl, and scheduling improvements.
Release Notes: Fixed NLS Config.in, sorted out one escaped revert from the megaraid update, resync with Linux 2.4.3pre1, fixed parport case where a reader could get stuck, added ALi15x3 to the list of isa dma hangs, fixed nasty bug in IPX routing of netbios frames, misc code cleanups, updated 3c527 driver, further tulip updates, i810_rng fixes (FIPS test, regions), further cs89x0 cleanups, further USB hub updates, small USB resource cleanup, resynched hp100 changes from Jeff Garzik, PCI documentation update, fixed irda crash, PPC updates, resynched dmfe, hamachi, pci-skeleton and winbond.
Release Notes: Fixes were made for a loop over loop crash, radeon build problems, an ixj build combination bug, ARM i2c, a sparc64 include build bug, a loop race, the fact we don't see all busses on some Compaq machines, missing watchdog configure.help, an OOM deadlock, and a binfmt_aout sign handling bug. Two people claiming the same misc dev id was stopped, capable not suser on sx.c, an integrator was added to ARM machines, ARM include/constant cleanups were made, as well as ARM vmlinuz.in updates, ARM SCSI updates, and ARM header updates. E820 BIOS returns with overlaps are now handled. s_maxbytes wasn't set for old-style compat mounts in reiserfs,
Release Notes: Fusion driver updates, Olympic fix, worked around hardware bug in older Rage128, handle broken PIV MP tables with a NULL ioapic, used capable in esp serial driver, used capable not suser in console, small networking fixups, fixed make menuconfig breakage, enabled cmpxchg8 on Rise P6, fixed wakeup losses on cpu_allowed using tasks, Maestro3 now works with > 256Mb of ram, Opl3sa2 isapnp=0 handling was wrong, turned off slow kmem chain check if not doing slab debugging, fixed cpu speed checking code, make bus computation more accurate, Advantech watchdog driver, dz.c serial clean up, fixed MSG_TRUNC for OOB TCP, fixed oops on unconfigured loop, dropped nbd ll_rw_blk change, PCI resource API, further Natsemi updates, switched aurora serial to capable(), and the Radeon frame buffer.
Release Notes: Removed incorrect modules doc changes, fixed elf.h defines, added 0x2B mtrr decode for intel/cyrix III, made bigmem balancing somewhat saner, updated irda, new FIR dongle support, 3ware driver updates, further reiserfs tail conversion fixes, fixed tpqic02 to use capable, set last_rx on comtrol hostess driver, raid Oops fix, fixed last_rx/skb refs on cyc_x25, fixed last_rx/skb refs on 3c589, Highmem fixes for deadlock, another minor tulip fix, fixed hinote and maybe other ps/aux hangs, fixed resource handling on 53c7xxx, fixed scsi_register failure handling on AMD scsi, fixed resource handling on aha1740, fixed resource handling on blz1230, fixed resource handling for dec_esp driver, fixed resource handling for fastlane scsi, fixed scsi_register failure on qlogic_fas, fixed scsi_register failure on qlogicfc, fixed irq alloc failure leak on sun3x_esp, fix wd7000 init failures, fixed nbd device, fixed try_atomic_semop, parport fixes, Starfire start/stop if fix, fixed raw.c off by one bug, and USB hub kmalloc wrong size corruption fix.
Release Notes: This release adds Epson 1240 usb scanner id, Starfire driver updates, a make xconfig fix, updated credits for Richard Guenther, strnlen_user fixups, a fix for a starfire netif_stop/start bug, and SIGIO from irq context fixes.
Release Notes: Added Epson 1240U scanners to usb scanner, fixed eth= compatibility, added Pnp table to opl3sa2, updated loop driver fixes, fixed busy loop in usb storage, added cardbus support to olympic, made BUG() configurable to save space, added configurability to most kernel debugging functions on x86, Richard GŁnther/binfmt_misc page move, fixed de4x5 crash, hopefully fixed the smc-mca driver, don't run the disk queue if no pages were laundered, ALi 6 channel audio and sp/dif updates, fixed USB thread wakeup scheduling, and fixed alignment problems with uni16_to_x8.