[PATCH] power_end event (Resend)
Original Mail was sent at 2010/05/14 10:38:43 CEST Hi, I reported the power_end tracing problem earlier this year (http://lkml.org/lkml/2010/2/24/79) and sent a patch which worked for my system. However this patch would have not worked on other systems (as for example Arjans). It would had lead to a double posti... 27 May 2010 03:49
writeback: lessen sync_supers wakeup count
On Tue, May 25, 2010 at 04:49:12PM +0300, Artem Bityutskiy wrote: From: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy(a)nokia.com> The 'sync_supers' thread wakes up every 5 seconds (by default) and writes back all super blocks. It keeps waking up even if there are no dirty super-blocks. For many file-systems the sup... 4 Jun 2010 01:37
staging: hv: Fix race condition on IC channel initialization (modified)
On 05/26/2010 11:25 PM, Haiyang Zhang wrote: From: Greg KH [mailto:gregkh(a)suse.de] + VmbusChannelOpen(newChannel, 2 * PAGE_SIZE, + 2 * PAGE_SIZE, NULL, 0, + hv_cb_utils[cnt].callback, + newChannel) == 0) { + hv_cb_utils[cnt].channel = newChannel; + ... 27 May 2010 02:45
[PATCH-v2 3/8] cpuidle: make cpuidle_curr_driver static
From: Len Brown <len.brown(a)intel.com> cpuidle_register_driver() sets cpuidle_curr_driver cpuidle_unregister_driver() clears cpuidle_curr_driver We should't expose cpuidle_curr_driver to potential modification except via these interfaces. So make it static and create cpuidle_get_driver() to observe it. Signe... 27 May 2010 01:41
drivers/media/video/pvrusb2: Add missing mutex_unlock
I looked through my revision history and that bug has been there in the driver source since at least May 2005, long before it was ever merged into the kernel. Wow, what a great catch. Thanks! Acked-By: Mike Isely <isely(a)pobox.com> -Mike On Wed, 26 May 2010, Julia Lawall wrote: From: Julia Lawa... 27 May 2010 01:41
linux-next: build failure after merge of the final tree (leds tree related)
Hi Richard, After merging the final tree, today's linux-next build (powerpc allyesconfig) failed like this: drivers/leds/leds-net5501.c:20:23: error: asm/geode.h: No such file or directory drivers/leds/leds-net5501.c: In function 'soekris_init': drivers/leds/leds-net5501.c:63: error: implicit declaration of fu... 27 May 2010 01:41
dynamic_debug: allow to set dynamic debug flags right at module load time
Hello Jason, On Wednesday 26 May 2010 20:35:59 Jason Baron wrote: ... we want this to be runtime configurable. That is, we probably want this implemented as a module parameter, not as a compile time thing. something like: modprobe module verbose=1 Kind of #define dynamic_pr_debug(fmt, ...) do { ... 27 May 2010 01:41
Hi, My board has a MIPS based Processor and a micro-controller. The communication between these two interfaces is through an I2C bus. The Linux driver for my I2C controller (i mean the one in MIPS processor) has support for master transmitter and master receiver whereas I could not find support for slave TX and... 28 May 2010 01:46
vfs: don't hold s_umount over close_bdev_exclusive() call
On Tue, May 25, 2010 at 10:30:03AM +0200, Jens Axboe wrote: On Sat, May 22 2010, Tejun Heo wrote: This patch fixes an obscure AB-BA deadlock in get_sb_bdev(). When a superblock is mounted more than once get_sb_bdev() calls close_bdev_exclusive() to drop the extra bdev reference while holding ... 27 May 2010 01:41
kernel/power/swap.c: fix typos in comments
On Wed 2010-05-26 21:49:00, Cesar Eduardo Barros wrote: Signed-off-by: Cesar Eduardo Barros <cesarb(a)cesarb.net> ACK. --- kernel/power/swap.c | 4 ++-- 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-) diff --git a/kernel/power/swap.c b/kernel/power/swap.c index 66824d7..5846a02 100644 -... 5 Jun 2010 12:30