[ubuntu/jaunty] linux 2.6.28-7.18 (Accepted)

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Thu Feb 5 17:00:36 GMT 2009


linux (2.6.28-7.18) jaunty; urgency=low

  [ Alok Kataria ]

  * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: add a synthetic TSC_RELIABLE feature
    bit
    - LP: #319945
  * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: add X86_FEATURE_HYPERVISOR feature bit
    - LP: #319945
  * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: Hypervisor detection and get tsc_freq
    from hypervisor
    - LP: #319945
  * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: Add a synthetic TSC_RELIABLE feature
    bit.
    - LP: #319945
  * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: Skip verification by the watchdog for
    TSC clocksource.
    - LP: #319945
  * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: VMware: Fix vmware_get_tsc code
    - LP: #319945
  * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: vmware: look for DMI string in the
    product serial key
    - LP: #319945

  [ Andy Whitcroft ]

  * SAUCE: toshiba_acpi -- pull in current -dev version of driver
    - LP: #269831
  * SAUCE: toshiba_acpi -- add acpi hotkey kernel thread
    - LP: #269831
  * move toshiba laptops back from tlsup to toshiba_acpi
    - LP: #269831

  [ Aneesh Kumar K.V ]

  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Fix the delalloc
    writepages to allocate blocks at the right offset.
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: avoid ext4_error when
    mounting a fs with a single bg
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Don't overwrite
    allocation_context ac_status
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Add blocks added during
    resize to bitmap
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Use
    EXT4_GROUP_INFO_NEED_INIT_BIT during resize
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: cleanup mballoc header
    files
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: don't use blocks freed but
    not yet committed in buddy cache init
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Fix race between
    read_block_bitmap() and mark_diskspace_used()
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Fix the race between
    read_inode_bitmap() and ext4_new_inode()
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Use new buffer_head flag
    to check uninit group bitmaps initialization
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: mark the blocks/inode
    bitmap beyond end of group as used
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Don't allow new groups to
    be added during block allocation
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Init the complete page
    while building buddy cache
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Fix s_dirty_blocks_counter
    if block allocation failed with nodelalloc

  [ Hannes Eder ]

  * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: vmware - fix sparse warnings
    - LP: #319945

  [ Luke Yelavich ]

  * hid modules have hyphens instead of underscores in their names

  [ Mark Fasheh ]

  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) jbd2: Add BH_JBDPrivateStart

  [ Theodore Ts'o ]

  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Add support for non-native
    signed/unsigned htree hash algorithms
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: tone down
    ext4_da_writepages warnings
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) jbd2: Add barrier not supported
    test to journal_wait_on_commit_record
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Add sanity checks for the
    superblock before mounting the filesystem
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: only use i_size_high for
    regular files
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Add sanity check to
    make_indexed_dir
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) jbd2: On a __journal_expect()
    assertion failure printk "JBD2", not "EXT3-fs"
  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Initialize the new group
    descriptor when resizing the filesystem

  [ Tyler Hicks ]

  * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.28) [eCryptfs] Regression in unencrypted
    filename symlinks
    - LP: #322532

  [ Upstream Kernel Changes ]

  * Input: atkbd - broaden the Dell DMI signatures
    - LP: #261721
  * ti_usb_3410_5052: support alternate firmware
  * ath5k: fix mesh point operation
  * mac80211: decrement ref count to netdev after launching mesh discovery
  * inotify: clean up inotify_read and fix locking problems
  * fuse: destroy bdi on umount
  * fuse: fix missing fput on error
  * fuse: fix NULL deref in fuse_file_alloc()
  * x86, mm: fix pte_free()
  * klist.c: bit 0 in pointer can't be used as flag
  * sysfs: fix problems with binary files
  * x86: fix page attribute corruption with cpa()
  * USB: fix toggle mismatch in disable_endpoint paths
  * sound: virtuoso: enable UART on Xonar HDAV1.3
  * USB: usbmon: Implement compat_ioctl
  * USB: fix char-device disconnect handling
  * USB: storage: add unusual devs entry
  * alpha: nautilus - fix compile failure with gcc-4.3
  * alpha: fix vmalloc breakage
  * resources: skip sanity check of busy resources
  * rtl8187: Add termination packet to prevent stall
  * it821x: Add ultra_mask quirk for Vortex86SX
  * libata: pata_via: support VX855, future chips whose IDE controller use
    0x0571
  * serial_8250: support for Sealevel Systems Model 7803 COMM+8
  * drm: stash AGP include under the do-we-have-AGP ifdef
  * Fix OOPS in mmap_region() when merging adjacent VM_LOCKED file segments
  * bnx2x: Block nvram access when the device is inactive
  * ext3: Add sanity check to make_indexed_dir
  * rtl8187: Fix error in setting OFDM power settings for RTL8187L
  * epoll: drop max_user_instances and rely only on max_user_watches
  * gpiolib: fix request related issue
  * sgi-xpc: Remove NULL pointer dereference.
  * sgi-xpc: ensure flags are updated before bte_copy
  * include/linux: Add bsg.h to the Kernel exported headers
  * ALSA: hda - Fix PCM reference NID for STAC/IDT analog outputs
  * ALSA: hda - add another MacBook Pro 4, 1 subsystem ID
  * ALSA: hda - Add quirk for HP DV6700 laptop
  * crypto: authenc - Fix zero-length IV crash
  * crypto: ccm - Fix handling of null assoc data
  * x86, pat: fix reserve_memtype() for legacy 1MB range
  * x86, pat: fix PTE corruption issue while mapping RAM using /dev/mem
  * PCI hotplug: fix lock imbalance in pciehp
  * dmaengine: fix dependency chaining
  * NET: net_namespace, fix lock imbalance
  * relay: fix lock imbalance in relay_late_setup_files
  * Linux 2.6.28.3
  * ALSA: Enable SPDIF output on ALC655
  * ALSA: hda - Add ASUS V1Sn support
  * ALSA: hda - support detecting HD Audio devices with PCI class code
  * ALSA: hda: alc883 model for ASUS P5Q-EM boards
  * ALSA: hda - Add quirk for MSI 7260 mobo
  * ALSA: hda - Add quirk for Sony VAIO VGN-SR19XN
  * ALSA: oxygen: add Claro halo support
  * ALSA: hda - Add a new function to seek for a codec ID
  * ALSA: patch_sigmatel: Add missing Gateway entries and autodetection
  * ALSA: hda - More fixes on Gateway entries
  * ALSA: hda - Add MCP67 HDMI support
  * ALSA: hda - fix name for ALC1200
  * LSA: hda - Add HP Acacia detection
  * ALSA: hda - Add quirk for HP 2230s
  * ALSA: hda - Add quirk for Dell Inspiron Mini9
  * ALSA: hda - add support for Intel DX58SO board
  * ALSA: hda - Fix silent headphone output on Panasonic CF-74
  * ALSA: USB quirk for Logitech Quickcam Pro 9000 name
  * ALSA: hda - add quirks for some 82801H variants to use ALC883_MITAC

  [ Yasunori Goto ]

  * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Widen type of
    ext4_sb_info.s_mb_maxs[]

Date: Mon, 02 Feb 2009 23:07:13 -0700
Changed-By: Tim Gardner <tim.gardner at canonical.com>
Maintainer: Ubuntu Kernel Team <kernel-team at lists.ubuntu.com>
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/jaunty/+source/linux/2.6.28-7.18
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Date: Mon, 02 Feb 2009 23:07:13 -0700
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Binary: linux-source-2.6.28 linux-doc-2.6.28 linux-headers-2.6.28-7 linux-libc-dev linux-image-2.6.28-7-generic linux-headers-2.6.28-7-generic linux-image-debug-2.6.28-7-generic linux-image-2.6.28-7-iop32x linux-headers-2.6.28-7-iop32x linux-image-debug-2.6.28-7-iop32x linux-image-2.6.28-7-ixp4xx linux-headers-2.6.28-7-ixp4xx linux-image-debug-2.6.28-7-ixp4xx linux-image-2.6.28-7-orion5x linux-headers-2.6.28-7-orion5x linux-image-debug-2.6.28-7-orion5x linux-image-2.6.28-7-server linux-headers-2.6.28-7-server linux-image-debug-2.6.28-7-server linux-image-2.6.28-7-versatile linux-headers-2.6.28-7-versatile linux-image-debug-2.6.28-7-versatile linux-image-2.6.28-7-virtual
Architecture: source
Version: 2.6.28-7.18
Distribution: jaunty
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Ubuntu Kernel Team <kernel-team at lists.ubuntu.com>
Changed-By: Tim Gardner <tim.gardner at canonical.com>
Description: 
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 linux-headers-2.6.28-7 - Header files related to Linux kernel version 2.6.28
 linux-headers-2.6.28-7-generic - Linux kernel headers for version 2.6.28 on x86/x86_64
 linux-headers-2.6.28-7-iop32x - Linux kernel headers for version 2.6.28 on IOP32x-based systems
 linux-headers-2.6.28-7-ixp4xx - Linux kernel headers for version 2.6.28 on IXP4xx-based systems
 linux-headers-2.6.28-7-orion5x - Linux kernel headers for version 2.6.28 on Orion5x-based systems
 linux-headers-2.6.28-7-server - Linux kernel headers for version 2.6.28 on x86/x86_64
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 linux-image-2.6.28-7-iop32x - Linux kernel image for version 2.6.28 on IOP32x-based systems
 linux-image-2.6.28-7-ixp4xx - Linux kernel image for version 2.6.28 on IXP4xx-based systems
 linux-image-2.6.28-7-orion5x - Linux kernel image for version 2.6.28 on Orion5x-based systems
 linux-image-2.6.28-7-server - Linux kernel image for version 2.6.28 on x86/x86_64
 linux-image-2.6.28-7-versatile - Linux kernel image for version 2.6.28 on Versatile-based systems
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 linux-libc-dev - Linux Kernel Headers for development
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Launchpad-Bugs-Fixed: 261721 269831 269831 269831 319945 319945 319945 319945 319945 319945 319945 319945 322532
Changes: 
 linux (2.6.28-7.18) jaunty; urgency=low
 .
   [ Alok Kataria ]
 .
   * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: add a synthetic TSC_RELIABLE feature
     bit
     - LP: #319945
   * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: add X86_FEATURE_HYPERVISOR feature bit
     - LP: #319945
   * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: Hypervisor detection and get tsc_freq
     from hypervisor
     - LP: #319945
   * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: Add a synthetic TSC_RELIABLE feature
     bit.
     - LP: #319945
   * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: Skip verification by the watchdog for
     TSC clocksource.
     - LP: #319945
   * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: VMware: Fix vmware_get_tsc code
     - LP: #319945
   * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: vmware: look for DMI string in the
     product serial key
     - LP: #319945
 .
   [ Andy Whitcroft ]
 .
   * SAUCE: toshiba_acpi -- pull in current -dev version of driver
     - LP: #269831
   * SAUCE: toshiba_acpi -- add acpi hotkey kernel thread
     - LP: #269831
   * move toshiba laptops back from tlsup to toshiba_acpi
     - LP: #269831
 .
   [ Aneesh Kumar K.V ]
 .
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Fix the delalloc
     writepages to allocate blocks at the right offset.
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: avoid ext4_error when
     mounting a fs with a single bg
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Don't overwrite
     allocation_context ac_status
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Add blocks added during
     resize to bitmap
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Use
     EXT4_GROUP_INFO_NEED_INIT_BIT during resize
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: cleanup mballoc header
     files
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: don't use blocks freed but
     not yet committed in buddy cache init
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Fix race between
     read_block_bitmap() and mark_diskspace_used()
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Fix the race between
     read_inode_bitmap() and ext4_new_inode()
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Use new buffer_head flag
     to check uninit group bitmaps initialization
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: mark the blocks/inode
     bitmap beyond end of group as used
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Don't allow new groups to
     be added during block allocation
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Init the complete page
     while building buddy cache
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Fix s_dirty_blocks_counter
     if block allocation failed with nodelalloc
 .
   [ Hannes Eder ]
 .
   * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.29) x86: vmware - fix sparse warnings
     - LP: #319945
 .
   [ Luke Yelavich ]
 .
   * hid modules have hyphens instead of underscores in their names
 .
   [ Mark Fasheh ]
 .
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) jbd2: Add BH_JBDPrivateStart
 .
   [ Theodore Ts'o ]
 .
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Add support for non-native
     signed/unsigned htree hash algorithms
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: tone down
     ext4_da_writepages warnings
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) jbd2: Add barrier not supported
     test to journal_wait_on_commit_record
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Add sanity checks for the
     superblock before mounting the filesystem
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: only use i_size_high for
     regular files
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Add sanity check to
     make_indexed_dir
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) jbd2: On a __journal_expect()
     assertion failure printk "JBD2", not "EXT3-fs"
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Initialize the new group
     descriptor when resizing the filesystem
 .
   [ Tyler Hicks ]
 .
   * SAUCE: (drop after 2.6.28) [eCryptfs] Regression in unencrypted
     filename symlinks
     - LP: #322532
 .
   [ Upstream Kernel Changes ]
 .
   * Input: atkbd - broaden the Dell DMI signatures
     - LP: #261721
   * ti_usb_3410_5052: support alternate firmware
   * ath5k: fix mesh point operation
   * mac80211: decrement ref count to netdev after launching mesh discovery
   * inotify: clean up inotify_read and fix locking problems
   * fuse: destroy bdi on umount
   * fuse: fix missing fput on error
   * fuse: fix NULL deref in fuse_file_alloc()
   * x86, mm: fix pte_free()
   * klist.c: bit 0 in pointer can't be used as flag
   * sysfs: fix problems with binary files
   * x86: fix page attribute corruption with cpa()
   * USB: fix toggle mismatch in disable_endpoint paths
   * sound: virtuoso: enable UART on Xonar HDAV1.3
   * USB: usbmon: Implement compat_ioctl
   * USB: fix char-device disconnect handling
   * USB: storage: add unusual devs entry
   * alpha: nautilus - fix compile failure with gcc-4.3
   * alpha: fix vmalloc breakage
   * resources: skip sanity check of busy resources
   * rtl8187: Add termination packet to prevent stall
   * it821x: Add ultra_mask quirk for Vortex86SX
   * libata: pata_via: support VX855, future chips whose IDE controller use
     0x0571
   * serial_8250: support for Sealevel Systems Model 7803 COMM+8
   * drm: stash AGP include under the do-we-have-AGP ifdef
   * Fix OOPS in mmap_region() when merging adjacent VM_LOCKED file segments
   * bnx2x: Block nvram access when the device is inactive
   * ext3: Add sanity check to make_indexed_dir
   * rtl8187: Fix error in setting OFDM power settings for RTL8187L
   * epoll: drop max_user_instances and rely only on max_user_watches
   * gpiolib: fix request related issue
   * sgi-xpc: Remove NULL pointer dereference.
   * sgi-xpc: ensure flags are updated before bte_copy
   * include/linux: Add bsg.h to the Kernel exported headers
   * ALSA: hda - Fix PCM reference NID for STAC/IDT analog outputs
   * ALSA: hda - add another MacBook Pro 4, 1 subsystem ID
   * ALSA: hda - Add quirk for HP DV6700 laptop
   * crypto: authenc - Fix zero-length IV crash
   * crypto: ccm - Fix handling of null assoc data
   * x86, pat: fix reserve_memtype() for legacy 1MB range
   * x86, pat: fix PTE corruption issue while mapping RAM using /dev/mem
   * PCI hotplug: fix lock imbalance in pciehp
   * dmaengine: fix dependency chaining
   * NET: net_namespace, fix lock imbalance
   * relay: fix lock imbalance in relay_late_setup_files
   * Linux 2.6.28.3
   * ALSA: Enable SPDIF output on ALC655
   * ALSA: hda - Add ASUS V1Sn support
   * ALSA: hda - support detecting HD Audio devices with PCI class code
   * ALSA: hda: alc883 model for ASUS P5Q-EM boards
   * ALSA: hda - Add quirk for MSI 7260 mobo
   * ALSA: hda - Add quirk for Sony VAIO VGN-SR19XN
   * ALSA: oxygen: add Claro halo support
   * ALSA: hda - Add a new function to seek for a codec ID
   * ALSA: patch_sigmatel: Add missing Gateway entries and autodetection
   * ALSA: hda - More fixes on Gateway entries
   * ALSA: hda - Add MCP67 HDMI support
   * ALSA: hda - fix name for ALC1200
   * LSA: hda - Add HP Acacia detection
   * ALSA: hda - Add quirk for HP 2230s
   * ALSA: hda - Add quirk for Dell Inspiron Mini9
   * ALSA: hda - add support for Intel DX58SO board
   * ALSA: hda - Fix silent headphone output on Panasonic CF-74
   * ALSA: USB quirk for Logitech Quickcam Pro 9000 name
   * ALSA: hda - add quirks for some 82801H variants to use ALC883_MITAC
 .
   [ Yasunori Goto ]
 .
   * SAUCE: (revert before 2.6.28.y update) ext4: Widen type of
     ext4_sb_info.s_mb_maxs[]
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