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1README 1README
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3This patchset is to be the 2.6 series of gentoo-sources. 3This patchset is to be the 2.6 series of gentoo-sources.
4it is designed for cross-compatibility, fixes and stability, with performance and additional 4It is designed for cross-compatibility, fixes and stability, with performance
5features/driver support being a second. 5and additional features/driver support being a second.
6 6
7Unless otherwise stated and marked as such, this kernel should be suitable for all environments. 7Unless otherwise stated and marked as such, this kernel should be suitable for
8all environments.
8 9
9 10
10Patchset Numbering Scheme 11Patchset Numbering Scheme
11-------------------------------------------------------------------------- 12--------------------------------------------------------------------------
121XXX critical fixes 13
13 1XX security 14FIXES
14 3XX arch-compat 151000-1400 linux-stable
15 9XX other 161400-1500 linux-stable queue
162XXX driver related patches 171500-1700 security
17 1XX network 181700-1800 architecture-related
18 3XX raid/storage 191800-1900 mm/scheduling/misc
19 5XX graphics/sound 201900-2000 filesystems
20 7XX motherboard 212000-2100 networking core
21 9XX other 222100-2200 storage core
223XXX performance patches 232200-2300 power management (ACPI, APM)
23 1XX cpu-task schedular & related 242300-2400 bus (USB, IEEE1394, PCI, PCMCIA, ...)
24 3XX disk/memory/swap I/O and management 252400-2500 network drivers
25 5XX graphics/sound 262500-2600 storage drivers
26 9XX other 272600-2700 input
274XXX additional features. 282700-2900 media (graphics, sound, tv)
28 1XX network 292900-3000 other
29 3XX raid/storage 303000-4000 reserved
30 5XX graphics/sound 31
31 7XX filesystem 32FEATURES
32 9XX other 334000-4100 network
335XXX experimental patches 344100-4200 storage
34 1XX network 354200-4300 graphics
35 3XX raid/storage 364300-4400 filesystem
36 5XX graphics/sound 374400-4500 other
37 7XX filesystem 38
38 9XX other
39
40Individual Patch Descriptions: 39Individual Patch Descriptions:
41-------------------------------------------------------------------------- 40--------------------------------------------------------------------------
42 41
43Patch: 1150_sunrpc-nfsacl.patch 42Patch: 1000_linux-2.6.24.1.patch
44From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/74070 43From: http://www.kernel.org
45Desc: Fix security problem in sunrpc nfsacl protocol extension. 44Desc: Linux 2.6.24.1
46 45
47Patch: 1340_sparc-obp64-naming.patch 46Patch: 1001_linux-2.6.24.2.patch
48From: http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-sparc&m=110314220200915&w=2 47From: http://www.kernel.org
49Desc: Fix OBP naming on some sparc systems 48Desc: Linux 2.6.24.2
50 49
51Patch: 1360_sparc-kconfig-rework.patch 50Patch: 1002_linux-2.6.24.2.patch
52From: eradicator@gentoo.org 51From: http://www.kernel.org
53Desc: SPARC Kconfig updates 52Desc: Linux 2.6.24.3
54 53
55Patch: 1361_sparc-kconfig-driver-rework.patch 54Patch: 1700_moduleparam.patch
56From: eradicator@gentoo.org 55From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/187175
57Desc: SPARC Kconfig updates 56Desc: Fix GCC 4.2 compile failure on alpha/ia64/ppc64
58 57
59Patch: 1364_sparc-ffbh.patch 58Patch: 2000_no-if-addrlabel.patch
60From: Jeremy Huddleston <eradicator@gentoo.org> 59From: Linux kernel mailing list
61Desc: Add drivers/char/drm/ffb.h which got deleted in 2.6.11 60Desc: Remove bogus unifdef entry added in 2.6.24.3
62 61
63Patch: 1399_sparc-U1-hme-lockup.patch 62Patch: 2100_sd-sr-medium-detection.patch
64From: sparc patch tarball 63From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/196879
65Desc: Fix hme related lockup on u1s 64Desc: Add early medium-not-present detection in sr/sd drivers
66 65
67Patch: 2300_qla2xxx-initialization.patch 66Patch: 2101_sr-follow-tray-status.patch
68From: scsi-for-linus-2.6 tree 67From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/196879
69Desc: Fix initialization of qla2xxx SCSI hardware 68Desc: Fix CDROM_DRIVE_STATUS ioctl implementation
70 69
71Patch: 4100_skge-0.6.patch 70Patch: 2102_sr-test-unit-ready.patch
72From: http://users.tpg.com.au/sigm/patches/skge-netdev-2.6.11-mm4.patch 71From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/196879
73Desc: New driver for SysKonnect gigabit ethernet. 72Desc: Fix TEST_UNIT_READY for medium detection
74 73
75Patch: 4101_deprecate-sk98lin.patch 74Patch: 2300_pci-use-conf1.patch
76From: dsd@gentoo.org 75From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/198810
77Desc: Add a note suggesting users try skge 76Desc: Fix boot hang on Intel Q35 chipset
78 77
79Patch: 4300_via-vt6410.patch 78Patch: 2305_bluetooth-suspend-oops.patch
80From: ide-dev-2.6 79From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/211179
81Desc: Add support for VIA VT6410 IDE into vt82xx driver 80Desc: Fix bluetooth rfcomm crash on suspend
82 81
82Patch: 2400_e1000e-crc-stripping.patch
83From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/209235
84Desc: Fix e1000e bridging issue
85
86Patch: 2405_sis190-eeprom-mac.patch
87From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/207706
88Desc: Fix reading of MAC address in sis190 driver
89
90Patch: 2500_arcmsr-dma-coherent-warnings.patch
91From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/208493
92Desc: Fix warning flood when arcmsr is ran with archttp
93
94Patch: 2700_alsa-hda-lifebook-e8410.patch
95From: Tony Vroon <chainsaw@gentoo.org>
96Desc: Fix mixer controls for Fujitsu Lifebook E8410 sound chip
97
98Patch: 2900_bluetooth-usb-conwise-sco.patch
99From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/203196
100Desc: Fix bluetooth log spam with a buggy conwise USB adapter
101
83Patch: 4305_dm-bbr.patch 102Patch: 4105_dm-bbr.patch
84From: EVMS 2.5.2 103From: EVMS 2.5.2
85Desc: Bad block relocation support for LiveCD users 104Desc: Bad block relocation support for LiveCD users
86 105
87Patch: 4315_promise-pdc2027x.patch 106Patch: 4200_fbcondecor-0.9.4.patch
88From: Jeff Garzik's libata-dev-2.6 tree
89Desc: Adds support for Promise 2027x PATA controllers
90
91Patch: 4320_promise-pdc2037x.patch
92From: Jeff Garzik's libata-dev-2.6 tree
93Desc: Adds support for Promise 2037x SATA controllers which have PATA ports
94
95Patch: 4500_fbsplash-0.9.2-r3.patch
96From: http://dev.gentoo.org/~spock 107From: http://dev.gentoo.org/~spock
97Desc: Bootsplash successor by Michal Januszewski 108Desc: Bootsplash successor by Michal Januszewski
98 109
99Patch: 4505_vesafb-tng-0.9-rc6-r2.patch 110Patch: 4300_squashfs-3.3.patch
100From: http://dev.gentoo.org/~spock/projects/vesafb-tng/ 111From: http://squashfs.sourceforge.net/
101Desc: Updated vesafb driver for x86. 112Desc: driver to support squashfs filesystems.
102 113
103Patch: 4705_squashfs-2.1.patch 114Patch: 4400_echo-ctrl-c.patch
104From: http://squashfs.sourceforge.net/ 115From: Joe Peterson <lavajoe@gentoo.org>
105Desc: driver to support squashfs filesystems. This will become increasingly 116Desc: Echo ^C on Ctrl-C events to match other unixes
106 popular for the livecd's
107 117
108Patch: 4800_inotify-0.23-12.patch 118Patch: 4401_ixany-interrupt-signal.patch
109From: http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/rml/inotify 119From: Joe Peterson <lavajoe@gentoo.org>
110Desc: Kernel-based file update monitoring, for GNOME and friends. 120Desc: Bugfix for patch 4400
111 121
112Patch: 4905_alpha-sysctl-uac.patch 122Patch: 4405_alpha-sysctl-uac.patch
113From: 123From: Tavis Ormandy <taviso@gentoo.org>
114Desc: enable control of the unaligned access control policy from sysctl 124Desc: enable control of the unaligned access control policy from sysctl
115

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