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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
40Individual Patch Descriptions: 39Individual Patch Descriptions:
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42 41
43Patch: 1000_1_select-correct-bridge-id.patch 42Patch: 1000_linux-
44From: 43From: http://www.kernel.org
45Desc: BRIDGE: Fix faulty check in br_stp_recalculate_bridge_id() 44Desc: Linux
46 45
47Patch: 1001_1_sparc-atyfb-blade100.patch 46Patch: 1001_linux-
48From: 47From: http://www.kernel.org
49Desc: [ATYFB]: Fix onboard video on SPARC Blade 100 for 2.6.{13,14,15} 48Desc: Linux
50 49
51Patch: 1002_1_workqueue-cpu-offline.patch 50Patch: 1002_linux-
52From: 51From: http://www.kernel.org
53Desc: fix workqueue oops during cpu offline 52Desc: Linux
54 53
55Patch: 1003_1_bridge-netfilter-ip-fragments.patch 54Patch: 1700_moduleparam.patch
56From: 55From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/187175
57Desc: [EBTABLES] Don't match tcp/udp source/destination port for IP fragments 56Desc: Fix GCC 4.2 compile failure on alpha/ia64/ppc64
58 57
59Patch: 1004_1_netlink-rcv-skb-dos.patch 58Patch: 2000_no-if-addrlabel.patch
60From: 59From: Linux kernel mailing list
61Desc: [AF_NETLINK]: Fix DoS in netlink_rcv_skb() (CVE-2006-0035) 60Desc: Remove bogus unifdef entry added in
62 61
63Patch: 1005_1_sys-class-net-wireless-stats.patch 62Patch: 2100_sd-sr-medium-detection.patch
64From: 63From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/196879
65Desc: fix /sys/class/net/<if>/wireless without dev->get_wireless_stats 64Desc: Add early medium-not-present detection in sr/sd drivers
66 65
67Patch: 1006_1_moxa-capability-check.patch 66Patch: 2101_sr-follow-tray-status.patch
68From: 67From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/196879
69Desc: moxa serial: add proper capability check 68Desc: Fix CDROM_DRIVE_STATUS ioctl implementation
70 69
71Patch: 1007_1_netfilter-pptp-crash-1.patch 70Patch: 2102_sr-test-unit-ready.patch
72From: 71From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/196879
73Desc: [NETFILTER]: Fix crash in ip_nat_pptp 72Desc: Fix TEST_UNIT_READY for medium detection
74 73
75Patch: 1008_1_netfilter-pptp-crash-2.patch 74Patch: 2300_pci-use-conf1.patch
76From: 75From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/198810
77Desc: [NETFILTER]: Fix another crash in ip_nat_pptp 76Desc: Fix boot hang on Intel Q35 chipset
78 77
79Patch: 1009_1_netlink-oops.patch 78Patch: 2305_bluetooth-suspend-oops.patch
80From: 79From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/211179
81Desc: netlink oops fix due to incorrect error code 80Desc: Fix bluetooth rfcomm crash on suspend
82 81
83Patch: 1010_1_ppc-ml300-ep405-boot.patch 82Patch: 2400_e1000e-crc-stripping.patch
84From: 83From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/209235
85Desc: ppc32: Re-add embed_config.c to ml300/ep405 84Desc: Fix e1000e bridging issue
86 85
87Patch: 1011_1_skge-memory-on-ring-changes.patch 86Patch: 2405_sis190-eeprom-mac.patch
88From: 87From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/207706
89Desc: skge: handle out of memory on ring changes 88Desc: Fix reading of MAC address in sis190 driver
90 89
91Patch: 1012_1_sparc64-64k-hugetlb-depends.patch 90Patch: 2500_arcmsr-dma-coherent-warnings.patch
92From: 91From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/208493
93Desc: arch/sparc64/Kconfig: fix HUGETLB_PAGE_SIZE_64K dependencies 92Desc: Fix warning flood when arcmsr is ran with archttp
94 93
95Patch: 1013_1_sparc64-strace.patch 94Patch: 2505_usb-storage-motorola-rokr.patch
96From: 95From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/212729
97Desc: [SPARC64]: Fix ptrace/strace 96Desc: Fix usb-storage access to Motorola ROKR phone
98 97
99Patch: 1014_1_sparc64-fstat64.patch 98Patch: 2700_alsa-hda-lifebook-e8410.patch
100From: 99From: Tony Vroon <chainsaw@gentoo.org>
101Desc: [SPARC64]: Fix sys_fstat64() entry in 64-bit syscall table. 100Desc: Fix mixer controls for Fujitsu Lifebook E8410 sound chip
102 101
103Patch: 1015_1_ufs-inode-sem.patch 102Patch: 2900_bluetooth-usb-conwise-sco.patch
104From: 103From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/203196
105Desc: UFS: inode->i_sem is not released in error path 104Desc: Fix bluetooth log spam with a buggy conwise USB adapter
106 105
107Patch: 1016_1_vgacon-doublescan.patch 106Patch: 4000_xfrm-speedup.patch
108From: 107From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/212381
109Desc: vgacon: fix doublescan mode 108Desc: Allow more IPSEC connections
110 109
111Patch: 1100_mqueue-double-decrement.patch 110Patch: 4005_afkey-large-databases.patch
112From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/119087 111From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/212381
113Desc: mqueue security fix 112Desc: Allow more IPSEC connections
114 113
115Patch: 1340_sparc-obp64-naming.patch
116From: http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-sparc&m=110314220200915&w=2
117Desc: Fix OBP naming on some sparc systems
119Patch: 1399_sparc-U1-hme-lockup.patch
120From: sparc patch tarball
121Desc: Fix hme related lockup on u1s
123Patch: 2300_ata-piix-suspend.patch
124From: http://bugs.gentoo.org/118284
125Desc: Fix crash-on-resume with ata_piix driver by implementing suspend support
127Patch: 4000_intel-ich8.patch
128From: Jason Gaston @ Intel
129Desc: Support the upcoming Intel ICH8 chipset
131Patch: 4100_sky2-0.13.patch
132From: netdev-2.6 tree
133Desc: Driver for Marvell Yukon-2 ethernet adapters
135Patch: 4101_deprecate-sk98lin.patch
136From: dsd@gentoo.org
137Desc: Add a note suggesting users try skge
139Patch: 4300_libata-enable-atapi.patch
140From: dsd@gentoo.org acked by Jeff Garzik
141Desc: Enable libata ATAPI (i.e. SATA CDROM) support by default
143Patch: 4305_dm-bbr.patch 114Patch: 4105_dm-bbr.patch
144From: EVMS 2.5.2 115From: EVMS 2.5.2
145Desc: Bad block relocation support for LiveCD users 116Desc: Bad block relocation support for LiveCD users
146 117
147Patch: 4320_promise-pdc2037x.patch 118Patch: 4200_fbcondecor-0.9.4.patch
148From: Jeff Garzik's libata-dev-2.6 tree
149Desc: Adds support for Promise 2037x SATA controllers which have PATA ports
151Patch: 4351_megaraid-compatibility.patch
152From: dsd@gentoo.org
153Desc: Allow both megaraid drivers to be built side-by-side
155Patch: 4500_fbsplash-0.9.2-r5.patch
156From: http://dev.gentoo.org/~spock 119From: http://dev.gentoo.org/~spock
157Desc: Bootsplash successor by Michal Januszewski 120Desc: Bootsplash successor by Michal Januszewski
158 121
159Patch: 4505_vesafb-tng-1.0-rc1-r3.patch
160From: http://dev.gentoo.org/~spock/projects/vesafb-tng/
161Desc: Updated vesafb driver for x86.
163Patch: 4705_squashfs-2.2.patch 122Patch: 4300_squashfs-3.3.patch
164From: http://squashfs.sourceforge.net/ 123From: http://squashfs.sourceforge.net/
165Desc: driver to support squashfs filesystems. 124Desc: driver to support squashfs filesystems.
166 125
167Patch: 4900_speakup-20060103.patch 126Patch: 4400_echo-ctrl-c.patch
168From: dsd@gentoo.org from speakup cvs 127From: Joe Peterson <lavajoe@gentoo.org>
169Desc: Provides console speech to visually-impaired users 128Desc: Echo ^C on Ctrl-C events to match other unixes
170 129
171Patch: 4901_speakup-highlight-tracking-amd64.patch 130Patch: 4401_ixany-interrupt-signal.patch
172From: dsd@gentoo.org 131From: Joe Peterson <lavajoe@gentoo.org>
173Desc: Experimental fix for speakup highlight tracking on amd64 132Desc: Bugfix for patch 4400
174 133
175Patch: 4905_alpha-sysctl-uac.patch 134Patch: 4405_alpha-sysctl-uac.patch
176From: 135From: Tavis Ormandy <taviso@gentoo.org>
177Desc: enable control of the unaligned access control policy from sysctl 136Desc: enable control of the unaligned access control policy from sysctl

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