[PATCH v4 2/7] net: remove old tcp_optlen function
The tcp_optlen() function returns a potential *negative* unsigned. In the only two existing files using the old tcp_optlen() function, clean up confusing and inconsistent mixing of both byte and word offsets, and other coding style issues. Document assumptions. Quoth David Miller: This is transmit, and th... 11 Mar 2010 07:48
[PATCH v3 1/7] net: tcp_header_len_th and tcp_option_len_th
Redefine two TCP header functions to accept TCP header pointer. When subtracting, return signed int to allow error checking. These functions will be used in subsequent patches that implement additional features. Signed-off-by: William.Allen.Simpson(a)gmail.com --- include/linux/tcp.h | 12 ++++++++++++ 1 ... 11 Mar 2010 07:48
Please pull my perf.git urgent branch
* Paul Mackerras <paulus(a)samba.org> wrote: Ingo, My fix for the oops Anton was seeing was acked by Peter Z and attracted no other comments, so please pull it and send it on to Linus with the next batch of urgent fixes. Thanks, Paul. The following changes since commit 548b84166917d6f... 11 Mar 2010 07:48
[PATCH 0/7] tcp: bugs and cleanup for 2.6.34-rc1
I'd have thought that there would be greater interest about patching crashing bugs, signed versus unsigned (underflow) bugs, TCP DoS bugs, TCP data corruption, and TCP performance problems.... There's been ample warning. Zero-day security issues will be reported to the usual announcement lists. In particular, t... 11 Mar 2010 06:43
Low latency mode and performance of pty's?
Hi, I have an application that uses a pair of pseudo terminals (using socat to link them together) to simulate a serial nullmodem cable. I use this setup to simulate the serial communication with an external device in my test environment. It works fine, but I noticed the performance is quite bad. You can re... 11 Mar 2010 06:43
ST SPEAr: Added source files for SPEAr platform
Hi Viresh, I'm working my way through the patch set, be patient :) 2010/3/3 Viresh KUMAR <viresh.kumar(a)st.com>: (...) diff --git a/arch/arm/plat-spear/gpt.c b/arch/arm/plat-spear/gpt.c new file mode 100644 index 0000000..3b16360 --- /dev/null +++ b/arch/arm/plat-spear/gpt.c @@ -0,0 +1,537 @@ ... 11 Mar 2010 06:43
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lp3971: Fix BUCK_VOL_CHANGE_SHIFT logic
On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 09:56:34AM +0800, axel lin wrote: From 99175ed0f281d54efdaf8eef548077a8f0b4924a Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001 From: Axel Lin <axel.lin(a)gmail.com> Date: Thu, 11 Mar 2010 09:50:07 +0800 Subject: [PATCH] lp3971: Fix BUCK_VOL_CHANGE_SHIFT logic Given x=0,1,2, current implementation of ... 17 Mar 2010 19:58
davinci: MMC: Pass number of SG segments as platform data
Hello. Sudhakar Rajashekhara wrote: On some platforms like DM355, the number of EDMA parameter slots available for EDMA_SLOT_ANY usage are few. In such cases, if MMC/SD uses 16 slots for each instance of MMC controller, then the number of slots available for other modules will be very few. By ... 15 Mar 2010 18:09
execve for script don't return ENOEXEC, bug ?
Hi, I Have following to scripts: a.sh #!/bin/sh echo "It's a.sh and b.sh: #! ./b.sh echo "It's b.sh" As per execve man page, script interpreter should not be script itself. When I run it on my Fedora 8 x86_64 box (with stock kernel, never updated) under strace I got following: strace -f -e execve ... 21 Mar 2010 16:12