Release Notes: This release adds new features, such as rICMP support, objrmap, anon_vma, and prio trees from the latest 2.6.5-rc2-aa4 tree. Updates were made to the O(1) batch scheduler, ReiserFS v3 extended attributes, ACLs, and security labels. The grsecurity2 addon has been updated. Important fixes were made to the ICMP code, which ignored ICMP echo requests when CONFIG_IP_NMAP_FREAK was not set. Two addons, named Systrace v1.5 and the Staircase Scheduler have been added.
Release Notes: This release adds new features such as a modular OOM killer, Orinoco Monitor Mode, and routing enhancements (2.6.4-ja1). Updates were made to IEEE 1394. More features were added to the grsecurity2 addon, like ELF text relocation logging and selinux hooks for PaX. Important fixes were made for grsecurity2, like nullpointer dereferences with multithreaded applications using the RBAC system. Compilation problems on x86_64 have been fixed. Another addon, named GoboHide, has been added.
Release Notes: This release added new features such as IP stealth, Emulex LP drivers, IMQ, LUFS, shfs, CDfs, PRAMfs, NFS(d) acl support, KDB v4.3, evlog, uml-skas3, TuX, MIPv6 support, ReiserFS Quota, ReiserFS data=ordered, WinTv PVR 250/350 support, Infiniband support, l7-netfilter, and l7-childlevel support. Updates were made to XFS and the Qlogic QLA2xxx driver with failover support. Reiser4 has been removed. Grsecurity2 and Win4Lin 5.0 support were added as options.
Release Notes: This is the first Linux 2.6 edition. This release adds new features like PaX, Layer 7 QoS v0.4.1b, Bootsplash v3.1.3, SuperMount-NG v2.0.4, HostAP driver v0.1.3, SquashFS v1.3-r3, SCSI Media Changer v0.22, Twofish encryption for the loop device, ReiserFS extended attributes, ReiserFS ACLs, ReiserFS Security Labels, and Scheduler Tunable preselections. The Adaptec SCSI RAID adapters support has been fixed and enabled amongst many other build fixes.
Release Notes: This release adds fixes many bugs, including recent "steal locks" problems, NBD race conditions and deadlocks, some bogus ext3 problems, v4l1 having wrong poll_table usage due to epoll, and the RMAP oom problem. IPVS has been updated to 1.10, rsbac to 1.2.2, DRBD to 0.6.6, XFS to 1.3-pre5, kdb to 4.3, EVMS to 2.1.0, q to full rev2, i2c and lmsensors to 2.8.0, and CIFS to 0.8.7. A new feature has been added, shfs 0.32-pre1.
Release Notes: Due to some broken gcc compilers, this is an urgent update. All users who are experiencing a BUG(); while booting 4.5s should update to this release. This version has also been fixed for speed and scalability.
Release Notes: Many bugs have been fixed, including two recent Netfilter security issues. 3ware Driver has been updated to 1.02.00.036, along with LSI MegaRAID 1.18j and LSI MegaRAID 2.00.7. Kernel compilation support for IBM's propolice gcc extension has been added.
Release Notes: Tons of bugs have been fixed, including some RMAP problems, many security related bugs, and another SMP deadlock. Super FreeS/WAN has been updated to v1.99.8, along with OCFS v1.0.9-pre, e100 v2.3.18-k1, e1000 v5.1.11-k1, SysKonnect SK-98xx v6.12, BCM5700 v6.2.11, Tigon3 v1.6, 3com 3c59xv0.99Za, HP CISS Driver v2.4.47, Compaq SMART2 Driver v2.4.25, and Qlogic QLA 2x00 v6 FC SCSI v6.05.60. Recent I/O stall fixes from 2.4.22-BK were added, along with nf-hipac v0.8 rev2.
Release Notes: Tons of bugs have been fixed, including many RMAP problems, a bogus O_DIRECT, a problem with large routing tables vs. jenkins hash code, an SMP race, and two small grsecurity fixes related to PaX. Super FreeS/WAN has been updated to 188.8.131.52, along with CODA 6.0.1 and HTB 3.12. This release is 30% faster in sequential disk writeouts.
Release Notes: Some bugs were fixed, including an SMP deadlock, many RMAP fixes and USB storage problems. HostAP was updated to v0.03 along with IPVS 1.0.9, EVFS 0.3, rmap15j, and new Adaptec AIC7xxx/AIC79xx drivers 2003-06-03.