ThinkPad T400 : should kernel option "reboot=pci" be hard coded ?
On Mon, Jun 07, 2010 at 11:22:21AM +0200, Toralf F�rster wrote: Since some kernel version (IIRC since 2.6.31) it is necessary to boot the linux kernel with that option to prevent an extra 9 seconds delay during reboot. I found this tip on the LKML -and now I'm wondering whether this option should be h... 7 Jun 2010 10:45
[GIT PULL] arch/microblaze fixes for 2.6.35-rc3
Hi Linus, please pull the following changes. There are two changes out of arch/microblaze folder. The first disables FRAME_POINTER selection. The second change is in asm-generic/atomic.h which change local_irq_save/restore to raw_local_irq_save/restore because of irqsoff tracer. I am not sure about other arch... 7 Jun 2010 10:45
Revert adding some arch-specific signal syscalls to <linux/syscalls.h>.
On Monday 07 June 2010, Chris Metcalf wrote: It turns out there is some variance on the calling conventions for these syscalls, and <asm-generic/syscalls.h> is already the mechanism used to handle this. Switch arch/tile over to using that mechanism and tweak the calling conventions for a couple of tile sys... 7 Jun 2010 09:39
[linux-pm] [SUSPECTED SPAM] Re: Proposal for a new algorithm for reading & writing a hibernation image.
Am Montag 07 Juni 2010 schrieb Nigel Cunningham: Hi. Hi Nigel and Rafael, hi everyone else involved, On 07/06/10 05:04, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote: On Sunday 06 June 2010, Maxim Levitsky wrote: On Sun, 2010-06-06 at 15:57 +0200, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote: On Sunday 06 June 2010, Maxim Levitsky w... 7 Jun 2010 17:43
linux-next: build failure after merge of the final tree (tile tree related)
On 6/7/2010 12:01 AM, Stephen Rothwell wrote: I applied this patch for today. Something better could probably be done. I note that there is already a declaration of sys_rt_sigaction in include/asm-generic/syscalls.h ... Yes, thanks for the pointer. In fact by adjusting a couple of tile syscalls sl... 7 Jun 2010 09:38
[PATCH] DVB flexcop-pci: sanitize driver name to avoid warning on load
Hi, DVB driver for Flexcop/Technisat receiver currently calls request_irq() with a long driver name containing slashes. This triggers a warning when kernel tries to create /proc/irq/[NN]/[driver name] directory (attached to avoid mangling). The patch in attachment changes the driver name used in pci_request_r... 7 Jun 2010 09:38
[PATCHv4 01/13] USB: gadget: g_mass_storage: static data instead of dynamic allocation
This patch changes msg_do_config() function so that it uses a static object for a fsg_common structure instead of dynamically allocated. This is a micro-optimisation. Signed-off-by: Michal Nazarewicz <m.nazarewicz(a)> Signed-off-by: Kyungmin Park <kyungmin.park(a)> --- drivers/usb/gadget/mas... 7 Jun 2010 09:38
kconfig qconf: port to QT4
On 6.6.2010 19:51, Alexander Stein wrote: A straight forward port to QT4 using qt3to4 and compiling against qt3support * rewritten makefile rules to use qmake based qt setup which is hopefully portable enough * ConfigInfoView::menu has to be renamed as QT4 moc strips struct from struct menu ... 7 Jun 2010 17:43
[PATCHv4 08/13] USB: gadget: g_serial: INF file updated
Updated the INF file for g_serial gadget. It should work with most recent Windows systems now. Signed-off-by: Michal Nazarewicz <m.nazarewicz(a)> Signed-off-by: Kyungmin Park <kyungmin.park(a)> --- Documentation/usb/gadget_serial.txt | 87 +++------------------------- Documentation/usb/lin... 7 Jun 2010 09:38
[PATCHv4 07/13] USB: gadget: g_ether: updated INF file
Updated the INF file for the g_ether gadegt. It should work with most recent Windows systems now. The file hase been also renamed to linux-rndis.inf rather then linux.inf. Signed-off-by: Michal Nazarewicz <m.nazarewicz(a)> Signed-off-by: Kyungmin Park <kyungmin.park(a)> --- Documentation/us... 7 Jun 2010 09:38