linux-next: manual merge of the mfd tree with the i2c tree
Hi Samuel, Today's linux-next merge of the mfd tree got a conflict in drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-isch.c between commit 482b522a6ced62506aba1c139cb9d4b73e7312f5 ("i2c: Make PCI device ids constant") from the i2c tree and commit 1fc8fe094a8ebcc09817246277250898a8d2fc5a ("i2c: convert i2c-isch to platform_device") fro... 3 Mar 2010 05:09
Ingo, Please pull the perf/urgent branch that can be found at: git:// perf/urgent Thanks, Frederic --- Frederic Weisbecker (1): x86/stacktrace: Don't dereference bad frame pointers arch/x86/kernel/dumpstack_64.c | 12 ++++... 2 Mar 2010 22:36
nommu: get_user_pages(): pin last page on non-page-aligned start
On Tue, Mar 02, 2010 at 12:29:44PM -0600, Steven J. Magnani wrote: The noMMU version of get_user_pages() fails to pin the last page when the start address isn't page-aligned. The patch fixes this in a way that makes find_extend_vma() congruent to its MMU cousin. Signed-off-by: Steven J. Magnani <steve@d... 8 Mar 2010 05:19
[PATCH 06/26] ceph: dynamic pagelist buffer
struct ceph_pagelist is a simple linked list of pages for encoding data into. Whole pages are allocated and added to the list as needed. This is used for encoding large outgoing messages when the final buffer size is known know ahead of time and we do not want to worry about something like valloc failing due to fr... 2 Mar 2010 20:22
[PATCH 05/26] ceph: ref counted buffer
struct ceph_buffer is a simple ref-counted buffer. We transparently choose between kmalloc for small buffers and vmalloc for large ones. This is currently used only for allocating memory for xattr data. Signed-off-by: Sage Weil <sage(a)> --- fs/ceph/buffer.c | 78 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++... 2 Mar 2010 20:22
x86: Manage ENERGY_PERF_BIAS based on cpufreq governor
On 03/02/10 16:06, venkatesh.pallipadi(a) wrote: {bah, more difficult to review an attachment, so no leading '>'} diff --git a/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt b/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt index 8c666d8..4945add 100644 --- a/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt +++ b/Documentation/kernel-pa... 2 Mar 2010 20:22
snet: introduce security/snet, Makefile and Kconfig changes
Greg KH <greg(a)> writes: On Tue, Mar 02, 2010 at 09:23:07PM +0100, Samir Bellabes wrote: this patch creates folder security/snet and adds changes for Kconfig and Makefile But it breaks the build, as you are referring to files here that are not present yet. Please put this at the end of your p... 2 Mar 2010 20:21
Remove large struct from stack in DVB dib3000mc and dib7000p drivers
On 03/02/10 16:00, imunsie(a) wrote: From: Ian Munsie <imunsie(a)> Compiling these drivers results in the following compiler warnings on PowerPC 64 bit: drivers/media/dvb/frontends/dib3000mc.c:853: warning: the frame size of 2208 bytes is larger than 2048 bytes drivers/media/dvb/... 2 Mar 2010 20:21
[Bug 15426] New: Running many copies of bonnie++ on different filesystems seems to deadlock in sync
(switched to email. Please respond via emailed reply-to-all, not via the bugzilla web interface). On Tue, 2 Mar 2010 16:31:03 GMT bugzilla-daemon(a) wrote: Summary: Running many copies of bonnie++ on different ... 2 Mar 2010 20:21
tty: Add a new VT mode which is like VT_PROCESS but doesn't require a VT_RELDISP ioctl call
On Tue, Mar 02, 2010 at 06:55:20PM -0500, Ari Entlich wrote: Hello! Could you please remove this patch from your 2.6.34 tty pull request? Andrew Morton questioned whether this should actually be used yet[1], and I responded confirming his suspicions[2]. In addition, this patch has not "been in the li... 15 Mar 2010 20:43