[Patch V2] bonding: fix potential deadlock in bond_uninit()
bond_uninit() is invoked with rtnl_lock held, when it does destroy_workqueue() which will potentially flush all works in this workqueue, if we hold rtnl_lock again in the work function, it will deadlock. So move destroy_workqueue() to destructor where rtnl_lock is not held any more, suggested by Eric. Signed... 1 Apr 2010 02:31
linux-next: build failure after merge of the final tree (hid tree related)
Hi Jiri, After merging the final tree, today's linux-next build (powerpc allyesconfig) failed like this: drivers/hid/hid-picolcd.c: In function 'picolcd_debug_reset_write': drivers/hid/hid-picolcd.c:1343: error: implicit declaration of function 'copy_from_user' drivers/hid/hid-picolcd.c: In function 'picolcd_d... 1 Apr 2010 02:31
[regression] 2.6.34-rc1 to -rc3 on zaurus: no longer boots
Hi! I tried compiling 2.6.34-rc1, and it does not boot :-(. It does not seem to even reset the framebuffer (I'm using kexec -- so it stays stuck on on previous screen). Tried again with -rc2 and -rc3, and neither boots :-(. I did not have time to set up serial console, yet :-(. Any ideas? ... 1 Apr 2010 02:31
linux-next: build failure after merge of the slabh tree
Hi Tejun, After merging the slabh tree, today's linux-next build (x86_64 allmodconfig) failed like this: net/caif/cfcnfg.c: In function 'cfcnfg_create': net/caif/cfcnfg.c:68: error: implicit declaration of function 'kmalloc' net/caif/cfcnfg.c:68: warning: assignment makes pointer from integer without a cast n... 1 Apr 2010 04:40
The latest maintenance release Git is available at the usual places: http://www.kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/ git-{gz,bz2} (source tarball) git-htmldocs-{gz,bz2} (preformatted docs) git-manpages-{gz,bz2} (preformatted docs) The RPM binary packages f... 1 Apr 2010 01:26
RFC [Patch] Remove "please try 'cgroup_disable=memory' option if you don't want memory cgroups" printk at boot time.
* KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki <kamezawa.hiroyu(a)jp.fujitsu.com> [2010-04-01 10:48:59]: On Wed, 31 Mar 2010 13:57:46 -0400 Rik van Riel <riel(a)redhat.com> wrote: On 03/31/2010 11:54 AM, Larry Woodman wrote: On Wed, 2010-03-31 at 11:28 -0400, Larry Woodman wrote: We are considering removing this print... 1 Apr 2010 01:26
[Question] race condition in mm/page_alloc.c regarding page->lru?
Hi, all We got a panic on our ARM (OMAP) based HW. Our code is based on 2.6.29 kernel (last commit for mm/page_alloc.c is cc2559bccc72767cb446f79b071d96c30c26439b) It appears to crash while going through pcp->list in buffered_rmqueue() of mm/page_alloc.c after checking vmlinux. "00100100" implies LIST_POISON1... 1 Apr 2010 01:26
radeon: range check issues
On Sun, Mar 28, 2010 at 7:23 AM, Dan Carpenter <error27(a)gmail.com> wrote: This change makes the array larger, "MAX_SUPPORTED_TV_TIMING_V1_2" is 3 and the original size "MAX_SUPPORTED_TV_TIMING" is 2. Also there were checks that were off by one. Signed-off-by: Dan Carpenter <error27(a)gmail.com> --- ... 1 Apr 2010 00:21
[PATCH -v4 1/2] nobootmem, x86: Fix 32bit numa system without RAM on Node0
on one system without RAM on nod0, got following dump with 32bit numa kernel early_node_map[4] active PFN ranges 1: 0x00000010 -> 0x00000099 1: 0x00000100 -> 0x0007da00 1: 0x0007e800 -> 0x0007ffa0 1: 0x0007ffae -> 0x0007ffb0 .... Subtract (29 early reservations) #000 [0000001000 - 000000... 1 Apr 2010 00:21
[PATCH 1/7] tracing: Convert some signal events to DEFINE_TRACE
From: Li Zefan <lizf(a)cn.fujitsu.com> Use DECLARE_EVENT_CLASS to remove duplicate code: text data bss dec hex filename 23639 6084 8 29731 7423 kernel/signal.o.orig 22727 6084 8 28819 7093 kernel/signal.o 2 events are converted: signal_queue_overflow: signal_... 1 Apr 2010 00:21