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2011-11-16UBUNTU: SAUCE: seccomp_filter: Document what seccomp_filter is and how it works.Will Drewry
Adds a text file covering what CONFIG_SECCOMP_FILTER is, how it is implemented presently, and what it may be used for. In addition, the limitations and caveats of the proposed implementation are included. v10: fix to reflect mode==13 now. v9: rebase on to bccaeafd7c117acee36e90d37c7e05c19be9e7bf v8: - v7: Add a caveat around fork behavior and execve v6: - v5: - v4: rewording (courtesy kees.cook@canonical.com) reflect support for event ids add a small section on adding per-arch support v3: a little more cleanup v2: moved to prctl/ updated for the v2 syntax. adds a note about compat behavior Signed-off-by: Will Drewry <wad@chromium.org> BUG=chromium-os:14496 TEST=I can readz. Change-Id: I10945ea369757756b08834650e59d148b3e08aa2 Reviewed-on: http://gerrit.chromium.org/gerrit/3243 Reviewed-by: Sonny Rao <sonnyrao@chromium.org> Tested-by: Will Drewry <wad@chromium.org> Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <kees.cook@canonical.com> Signed-off-by: Tim Gardner <tim.gardner@canonical.com>
2011-11-16overlay: overlay filesystem documentationNeil Brown
Document the overlay filesystem. Signed-off-by: Miklos Szeredi <mszeredi@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: Leann Ogasawara <leann.ogasawara@canonical.com>
2011-11-16Revert "UBUNTU: ubuntu: overlayfs -- overlay: overlay filesystem documentation"Leann Ogasawara
This reverts commit ff5d67724fccfbcabc7db7f3cc7c86a08133f27d.
2011-11-16UBUNTU: ubuntu: overlayfs -- overlay: overlay filesystem documentationNeil Brown
Document the overlay filesystem. Signed-off-by: Miklos Szeredi <mszeredi@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: Andy Whitcroft <apw@canonical.com>
2011-11-16UBUNTU: SAUCE: S3 early resume debug via keyboard LEDsColin Ian King
Add support to debug S3 early resume by flashing the keyboard LEDs three times in the realmode path. This is useful to allow one to determine if S3 hangs occur in the BIOS or during the early resume phase. Add kernel parameter acpi_sleep=s3_leds to enable the s3 debugging option. This can also be enabled by writing 8 to /proc/sys/kernel/acpi_video_flags. Signed-off-by: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com> Acked-by: Stefan Bader <stefan.bader@canonical.com> Acked-by: John Johansen <john.johansen@canonical.com> Signed-off-by: Leann Ogasawara <leann.ogasawara@canonical.com>
2011-11-16UBUNTU: ubuntu: Yama - add ptrace relationship tracking interfaceKees Cook
Some application suites have external crash handlers that depend on being able to use ptrace to generate crash reports (KDE, Wine, Chromium, Firefox, etc). Since the inferior process has a defined application-specific relationship with the debugger, allow the inferior to express that relationship by declaring who can call PTRACE_ATTACH against it. The inferior can use prctl() with PR_SET_PTRACER to allow a specific PID and its descendants to perform the ptrace instead of only a direct ancestor. Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <kees.cook@canonical.com> --- v2: - kmalloc, spinlock init, and doc typo corrections from Tetsuo Handa. - make sure to replace if possible on add, thanks to Eric Paris. v3: - make sure to use thread group leader when searching for exceptions. v4: - make sure to use thread group leader when creating exceptions. v5: - make sure to use thread group leader when deleting exceptions. Signed-off-by: Tim Gardner <tim.gardner@canonical.com>
2011-11-16UBUNTU: ubuntu: Yama - LSM hooksKees Cook
This adds the Yama Linux Security Module to collect several security features (symlink, hardlink, and ptrace restrictions) that have existed in various forms over the years and have been carried outside the mainline kernel by other Linux distributions like Openwall and grsecurity. Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <kees.cook@canonical.com> --- v2: - add rcu locking, thanks to Tetsuo Handa. - add Documentation/Yama.txt for summary of features. v3: - drop needless cap_ callbacks. - fix usage of get_task_comm. - drop CONFIG_ of sysctl defaults, as recommended by Andi Kleen. - require SYSCTL. v4: - drop accidentally included fs/exec.c chunk. v5: - resend, with ptrace relationship interface v6: - merge with 2.6.39, thanks to Andy Whitcroft Signed-off-by: Tim Gardner <tim.gardner@canonical.com>
2011-11-11Merge commit 'v3.1.1' into linaro-3.1Nicolas Pitre
2011-11-11PM / Runtime: Automatically retry failed autosuspendsAlan Stern
commit 886486b792e4f6f96d4fbe8ec5bf20811cab7d6a upstream. Originally, the runtime PM core would send an idle notification whenever a suspend attempt failed. The idle callback routine could then schedule a delayed suspend for some time later. However this behavior was changed by commit f71648d73c1650b8b4aceb3856bebbde6daa3b86 (PM / Runtime: Remove idle notification after failing suspend). No notifications were sent, and there was no clear mechanism to retry failed suspends. This caused problems for the usbhid driver, because it fails autosuspend attempts as long as a key is being held down. Therefore this patch (as1492) adds a mechanism for retrying failed autosuspends. If the callback routine updates the last_busy field so that the next autosuspend expiration time is in the future, the autosuspend will automatically be rescheduled. Signed-off-by: Alan Stern <stern@rowland.harvard.edu> Tested-by: Henrik Rydberg <rydberg@euromail.se> Signed-off-by: Rafael J. Wysocki <rjw@sisk.pl> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2011-11-11hwspinlock/core: use a mutex to protect the radix treeJuan Gutierrez
commit 93b465c2e186d96fb90012ba0f9372eb9952e732 upstream. Since we're using non-atomic radix tree allocations, we should be protecting the tree using a mutex and not a spinlock. Non-atomic allocations and process context locking is good enough, as the tree is manipulated only when locks are registered/ unregistered/requested/freed. The locks themselves are still protected by spinlocks of course, and mutexes are not involved in the locking/unlocking paths. Signed-off-by: Juan Gutierrez <jgutierrez@ti.com> [ohad@wizery.com: rewrite the commit log, #include mutex.h, add minor commentary] [ohad@wizery.com: update register/unregister parts in hwspinlock.txt] Signed-off-by: Ohad Ben-Cohen <ohad@wizery.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2011-11-11Update email address for stable patch submissionJosh Boyer
commit 5fa224295f0e0358c8bc0e5390702338df889def upstream. The stable@kernel.org email address has been replaced with the stable@vger.kernel.org mailing list. Change the stable kernel rules to reference the new list instead of the semi-defunct email alias. Signed-off-by: Josh Boyer <jwboyer@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2011-11-11ARM: 7023/1: L2x0: Add interrupts property to OF bindingMark Rutland
Following the discussion here: http://lists.ozlabs.org/pipermail/devicetree-discuss/2011-August/007301.html The L2x0 L2 Cache Controllers support a combined interrupt line which can be used for several events (e.g. read/write/parity errors on tag/data RAM, event counter increment/overflow). Unfortunately the OF binding added in c519ecf2 ("ARM: 7009/1: l2x0: Add OF based initialization") does not represent the interrupt. This patch adds an "interrupts" property to the L2x0 OF binding, representing the combined interrupt line. Signed-off-by: Mark Rutland <mark.rutland@arm.com> Acked-by: Rob Herring <rob.herring@calxeda.com> Acked-by: Will Deacon <will.deacon@arm.com> Cc: Grant Likely <grant.likely@secretlab.ca> Cc: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de> Cc: Olof Johansson <olof@lixom.net> Cc: Barry Song <21cnbao@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Russell King <rmk+kernel@arm.linux.org.uk>
2011-11-11ARM: 7009/1: l2x0: Add OF based initializationRob Herring
This adds probing for ARM L2x0 cache controllers via device tree. Support includes the L210, L220, and PL310 controllers. The binding allows setting up cache RAM latencies and filter addresses (PL310 only). Signed-off-by: Rob Herring <rob.herring@calxeda.com> Acked-by: Grant Likely <grant.likely@secretlab.ca> Acked-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de> Acked-by: Olof Johansson <olof@lixom.net> Acked-by: Barry Song <21cnbao@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Russell King <rmk+kernel@arm.linux.org.uk>
2011-10-24dt: Linux dt usage model documentationGrant Likely
v2: 2nd draft - Editorial cleanups from Randy Dunlap Signed-off-by: Grant Likely <grant.likely@secretlab.ca>
2011-10-24arm/dt: Add basic device tree support for mx51 and mx53 boardsGrant Likely
This patch add support for the Genesi Efika MX Smarttop and Smartbook, the Freescale mx51 babbage board, and the Freescale mx53 loco board Signed-off-by: Jason Liu <jason.hui@linaro.org> Signed-off-by: Grant Likely <grant.likely@secretlab.ca>
2011-10-24arm/dt: Add basic device tree support for smdkv310 boardThomas Abraham
Enable basic device tree support for Exynos4 smdkv310 board. Signed-off-by: Thomas Abraham <thomas.abraham@linaro.org> Signed-off-by: Grant Likely <grant.likely@secretlab.ca>
2011-10-24Devicetree: Expand on ARM Primecell binding documentationGrant Likely
Signed-off-by: Grant Likely <grant.likely@secretlab.ca>
2011-10-24Merge commit 'v3.1' into devicetree/nextGrant Likely
2011-10-11x86: Default to vsyscall=native for nowAdrian Bunk
This UML breakage: linux-2.6.30.1[3800] vsyscall fault (exploit attempt?) ip:ffffffffff600000 cs:33 sp:7fbfb9c498 ax:ffffffffff600000 si:0 di:606790 linux-2.6.30.1[3856] vsyscall fault (exploit attempt?) ip:ffffffffff600000 cs:33 sp:7fbfb13168 ax:ffffffffff600000 si:0 di:606790 Is caused by commit 3ae36655 ("x86-64: Rework vsyscall emulation and add vsyscall= parameter") - the vsyscall emulation code is not fully cooked yet as UML relies on some rather fragile SIGSEGV semantics. Linus suggested in https://lkml.org/lkml/2011/8/9/376 to default to vsyscall=native for now, this patch implements that. Signed-off-by: Adrian Bunk <bunk@kernel.org> Acked-by: Andrew Lutomirski <luto@mit.edu> Cc: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20111005214047.GE14406@localhost.pp.htv.fi Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
2011-10-06net: fix typos in Documentation/networking/scaling.txtBenjamin Poirier
The second hunk fixes rps_sock_flow_table but has to re-wrap the paragraph. Signed-off-by: Benjamin Poirier <benjamin.poirier@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2011-10-05Merge branch 'for-grant' of git://git.jdl.com/software/linux-3.0 into ↵Grant Likely
devicetree/next
2011-10-05devicetree: Add ARM pl022 spi controller binding docRob Herring
Add binding documentation for ARM's Primecell PL022 SPI controller. Signed-off-by: Rob Herring <rob.herring@calxeda.com>
2011-10-05devicetree: Add ARM pl061 gpio controller binding docRob Herring
Add binding documentation for ARM's Primecell PL061 GPIO controller. Signed-off-by: Rob Herring <rob.herring@calxeda.com>
2011-09-29net: Documentation: Fix type of variablesRoy.Li
Signed-off-by: Roy.Li <rongqing.li@windriver.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2011-09-28Merge git://github.com/davem330/netLinus Torvalds
* git://github.com/davem330/net: ipv6-multicast: Fix memory leak in IPv6 multicast. ipv6: check return value for dst_alloc net: check return value for dst_alloc ipv6-multicast: Fix memory leak in input path. bnx2x: add missing break in bnx2x_dcbnl_get_cap bnx2x: fix WOL by enablement PME in config space bnx2x: fix hw attention handling net: fix a typo in Documentation/networking/scaling.txt ath9k: Fix a dma warning/memory leak rtlwifi: rtl8192cu: Fix unitialized struct iwlagn: fix dangling scan request batman-adv: do_bcast has to be true for broadcast packets only cfg80211: Fix validation of AKM suites iwlegacy: do not use interruptible waits iwlegacy: fix command queue timeout ath9k_hw: Fix Rx DMA stuck for AR9003 chips
2011-09-27net: fix a typo in Documentation/networking/scaling.txtJason Wang
Signed-off-by: Jason Wang <jasowang@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2011-09-26Merge branch 'hwmon-for-linus' of git://github.com/groeck/linuxLinus Torvalds
* 'hwmon-for-linus' of git://github.com/groeck/linux: hwmon: (coretemp) remove struct platform_data * parameter from create_core_data() hwmon: (coretemp) constify static data hwmon: (coretemp) don't use kernel assigned CPU number as platform device ID hwmon: (ds620) Fix handling of negative temperatures hwmon: (w83791d) rename prototype parameter from 'register' to 'reg' hwmon: (coretemp) Don't use threshold registers for tempX_max hwmon: (coretemp) Let the user force TjMax hwmon: (coretemp) Drop duplicate function get_pkg_tjmax
2011-09-22thp: fix khugepaged defrag tunable documentationDavid Rientjes
Commit e27e6151b154 ("mm/thp: use conventional format for boolean attributes") changed /sys/kernel/mm/transparent_hugepage/khugepaged/defrag to be tuned by using 1 (enabled) or 0 (disabled) instead of "yes" and "no", respectively. Update the documentation. Signed-off-by: David Rientjes <rientjes@google.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2011-09-22devicetree: Document Qualcomm and Atmel prefixesGrant Likely
Signed-off-by: Grant Likely <grant.likely@secretlab.ca>
2011-09-21hwmon: (coretemp) Don't use threshold registers for tempX_maxGuenter Roeck
With commit c814a4c7c4aad795835583344353963a0a673eb0, the meaning of tempX_max was changed. It no longer returns the value of bits 8:15 of MSR_IA32_TEMPERATURE_TARGET, but instead returns the value of CPU threshold register T1. tempX_max_hyst was added to reflect the value of temperature threshold register T0. As it turns out, T0 and T1 are used on some systems, presumably by the BIOS. Also, T0 and T1 don't have a well defined meaning. The thresholds may be used as upper or lower limits, and it is not guaranteed that T0 <= T1. Thus, the new attribute mapping does not reflect the actual usage of the threshold registers. Also, register contents are changed during runtime by an entity other than the hwmon driver, meaning the values cached by the driver do not reflect actual register contents. Revert most of c814a4c7c4aad795835583344353963a0a673eb0 to address the problem. Support for T0 and T1 will be added back in with a separate commit, using new attribute names. Signed-off-by: Guenter Roeck <guenter.roeck@ericsson.com> Cc: Fenghua Yu <fenghua.yu@intel.com> Cc: Durgadoss R <durgadoss.r@intel.com> Acked-by: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org>
2011-09-21hwmon: (coretemp) Let the user force TjMaxJean Delvare
On old CPUs (and even some recent Atom CPUs) TjMax can't be read from the CPU registers, so it is guessed by the driver using a complex heuristic which isn't reliable. So let users who know their CPU's TjMax pass it as a module parameter. Signed-off-by: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org> Cc: Fenghua Yu <fenghua.yu@intel.com> Cc: "R, Durgadoss" <durgadoss.r@intel.com> Cc: Guenter Roeck <guenter.roeck@ericsson.com> Cc: Alexander Stein <alexander.stein@systec-electronic.com> Acked-by: Fenghua Yu <fenghua.yu@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Guenter Roeck <guenter.roeck@ericsson.com>
2011-09-21devicetree: Add a registry of vendor prefixesGrant Likely
There is no centralized listing for the in-use vendor prefixes used in compatible strings and property names. This patch adds one. New prefixes should get added to this list to reduce the likelyhood of namespace collisions. Signed-off-by: Grant Likely <grant.likely@secretlab.ca>
2011-09-18Merge git://github.com/davem330/netLinus Torvalds
* git://github.com/davem330/net: (62 commits) ipv6: don't use inetpeer to store metrics for routes. can: ti_hecc: include linux/io.h IRDA: Fix global type conflicts in net/irda/irsysctl.c v2 net: Handle different key sizes between address families in flow cache net: Align AF-specific flowi structs to long ipv4: Fix fib_info->fib_metrics leak caif: fix a potential NULL dereference sctp: deal with multiple COOKIE_ECHO chunks ibmveth: Fix checksum offload failure handling ibmveth: Checksum offload is always disabled ibmveth: Fix issue with DMA mapping failure ibmveth: Fix DMA unmap error pch_gbe: support ML7831 IOH pch_gbe: added the process of FIFO over run error pch_gbe: fixed the issue which receives an unnecessary packet. sfc: Use 64-bit writes for TX push where possible Revert "sfc: Use write-combining to reduce TX latency" and follow-ups bnx2x: Fix ethtool advertisement bnx2x: Fix 578xx link LED bnx2x: Fix XMAC loopback test ...
2011-09-16Merge branch 'master' of ../netdev/David S. Miller
2011-09-15Documentation: networking: dmfe.txt: Remove the maintainer of orphan ↵Marcos Paulo de Souza
networking driver The dmfe module is a orphan driver, and with this was removed the maintainer of the documentation. Signed-off-by: Marcos Paulo de Souza <marcos.mage@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2011-09-14memcg: Revert "memcg: add memory.vmscan_stat"Johannes Weiner
Revert the post-3.0 commit 82f9d486e59f5 ("memcg: add memory.vmscan_stat"). The implementation of per-memcg reclaim statistics violates how memcg hierarchies usually behave: hierarchically. The reclaim statistics are accounted to child memcgs and the parent hitting the limit, but not to hierarchy levels in between. Usually, hierarchical statistics are perfectly recursive, with each level representing the sum of itself and all its children. Since this exports statistics to userspace, this may lead to confusion and problems with changing things after the release, so revert it now, we can try again later. Signed-off-by: Johannes Weiner <jweiner@redhat.com> Acked-by: KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki <kamezawa.hiroyu@jp.fujitsu.com> Cc: Daisuke Nishimura <nishimura@mxp.nes.nec.co.jp> Cc: Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.cz> Cc: Ying Han <yinghan@google.com> Cc: Balbir Singh <bsingharora@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2011-09-14Merge git://bedivere.hansenpartnership.com/git/scsi-rc-fixes-2.6Linus Torvalds
* git://bedivere.hansenpartnership.com/git/scsi-rc-fixes-2.6: (25 commits) [SCSI] bnx2i: Fixed the endian on TTT for NOP out transmission [SCSI] libfc: fix referencing to fc_fcp_pkt from the frame pointer via fr_fsp() [SCSI] libfc: block SCSI eh thread for blocked rports [SCSI] libfc: fix fc_eh_host_reset [SCSI] fcoe: Fix deadlock between fip's recv_work and rtnl [SCSI] qla2xxx: Update version number to 8.03.07.07-k. [SCSI] qla2xxx: Set the task attributes after memsetting fcp cmnd. [SCSI] qla2xxx: Correct inadvertent loop state transitions during port-update handling. [SCSI] qla2xxx: Save and restore irq in the response queue interrupt handler. [SCSI] qla2xxx: Double check for command completion if abort mailbox command fails. [SCSI] qla2xxx: Acquire hardware lock while manipulating dsd list. [SCSI] qla2xxx: Fix qla24xx revision check while enabling interrupts. [SCSI] qla2xxx: T10 DIF - Fix incorrect error reporting. [SCSI] qla2xxx: T10 DIF - Handle uninitalized sectors. [SCSI] hpsa: fix physical device lun and target numbering problem [SCSI] hpsa: fix problem that OBDR devices are not detected [SCSI] isci: add version number [SCSI] isci: fix event-get pointer increment [SCSI] isci: dynamic interrupt coalescing [SCSI] isci: Leave requests alone if already terminating. ...
2011-09-12Merge branches 'apei', 'bz-13195' and 'doc' into acpiLen Brown
2011-09-12ioctl: register LTTng ioctlMathieu Desnoyers
The LTTng 2.0 kernel tracer (stand-alone module package, available at http://lttng.org) uses the 0xF6 ioctl range for tracer control and transport operations. Signed-off-by: Mathieu Desnoyers <mathieu.desnoyers@efficios.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2011-09-11Merge branch 'v4l_for_linus' of git://linuxtv.org/mchehab/for_linusLinus Torvalds
* 'v4l_for_linus' of git://linuxtv.org/mchehab/for_linus: [media] vp7045: fix buffer setup [media] nuvoton-cir: simplify raw IR sample handling [media] [Resend] viacam: Don't explode if pci_find_bus() returns NULL [media] v4l2: Fix documentation of the codec device controls [media] gspca - sonixj: Fix the darkness of sensor om6802 in 320x240 [media] gspca - sonixj: Fix wrong register mask for sensor om6802 [media] gspca - ov519: Fix LED inversion of some ov519 webcams [media] pwc: precedence bug in pwc_init_controls()
2011-09-11[media] v4l2: Fix documentation of the codec device controlsKamil Debski
Fixed missing ids of the codec controls description in the controls.xml file. Signed-off-by: Kamil Debski <k.debski@samsung.com> Signed-off-by: Kyungmin Park <kyungmin.park@samsung.com> Reported-by: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@xenotime.net> Acked-by: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@xenotime.net> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@redhat.com>
2011-09-06hwmon: (max16065) Add chip access warning to documentationGuenter Roeck
The chips supported by the max16065 driver should not be accessed using direct i2ctools commands. Add warning to driver documentation to alert users. Signed-off-by: Guenter Roeck <guenter.roeck@ericsson.com> Acked-by: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org>
2011-09-02Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://oss.sgi.com/xfs/xfsLinus Torvalds
* 'for-linus' of git://oss.sgi.com/xfs/xfs: xfs: fix ->write_inode return values xfs: fix xfs_mark_inode_dirty during umount xfs: deprecate the nodelaylog mount option
2011-08-25xfs: deprecate the nodelaylog mount optionChristoph Hellwig
Signed-off-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de> Reviewed-by: Dave Chinner <dchinner@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Alex Elder <aelder@sgi.com>
2011-08-25PM / Runtime: Correct documentation of pm_runtime_irq_safe()Rafael J. Wysocki
The description of pm_runtime_irq_safe() has to be updated to follow the code after commit 02b2677 (PM / Runtime: Allow _put_sync() from interrupts-disabled context). Signed-off-by: Rafael J. Wysocki <rjw@sisk.pl> Acked-by: Kevin Hilman <khilman@ti.com>
2011-08-24Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/netLinus Torvalds
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net: (29 commits) bridge: fix a possible net_device leak net: Documentation: RFC 2553bis is now RFC 3493 atm: br2684: Fix oops due to skb->dev being NULL ipv6: Fix ipv6_getsockopt for IPV6_2292PKTOPTIONS net: netdev-features.txt update to Documentation/networking/00-INDEX vlan: reset headers on accel emulation path forcedeth: call vlan_mode only if hw supports vlans via-velocity: remove non-tagged packet filtering bonding:reset backup and inactive flag of slave net_sched: fix port mirror/redirect stats reporting sit tunnels: propagate IPv6 transport class to IPv4 Type of Service gianfar: reduce stack usage in gianfar_ethtool.c net: minor update to Documentation/networking/scaling.txt net: add missing entries to Documentation/networking/00-INDEX gianfar: prevent buggy hw rx vlan tagging net: sh_eth: Fix build by forgot including linux/interrupt.h drivers/net/can/sja1000/plx_pci.c: eliminate double free usbnet/cdc_ncm: Don't use stack variables for DMA vmxnet3: Don't enable vlan filters in promiscuous mode. iwlagn: sysfs couldn't find the priv pointer ...
2011-08-23[SCSI] isci: Adding documentation to API change and fixup sysfs registrationDave Jiang
Adding API update for adding isci_id entry scsi_host sysfs entry. Also fixing up the sysfs registration to the scsi_host template Signed-off-by: Dave Jiang <dave.jiang@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com> Signed-off-by: James Bottomley <JBottomley@Parallels.com>
2011-08-22net: Documentation: RFC 2553bis is now RFC 3493Geoffrey Thomas
Signed-off-by: Geoffrey Thomas <geofft@mit.edu> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2011-08-19Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.dk/linux-blockLinus Torvalds
* 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.dk/linux-block: (23 commits) Revert "cfq: Remove special treatment for metadata rqs." block: fix flush machinery for stacking drivers with differring flush flags block: improve rq_affinity placement blktrace: add FLUSH/FUA support Move some REQ flags to the common bio/request area allow blk_flush_policy to return REQ_FSEQ_DATA independent of *FLUSH xen/blkback: Make description more obvious. cfq-iosched: Add documentation about idling block: Make rq_affinity = 1 work as expected block: swim3: fix unterminated of_device_id table block/genhd.c: remove useless cast in diskstats_show() drivers/cdrom/cdrom.c: relax check on dvd manufacturer value drivers/block/drbd/drbd_nl.c: use bitmap_parse instead of __bitmap_parse bsg-lib: add module.h include cfq-iosched: Reduce linked group count upon group destruction blk-throttle: correctly determine sync bio loop: fix deadlock when sysfs and LOOP_CLR_FD race against each other loop: add BLK_DEV_LOOP_MIN_COUNT=%i to allow distros 0 pre-allocated loop devices loop: add management interface for on-demand device allocation loop: replace linked list of allocated devices with an idr index ...
2011-08-18net: netdev-features.txt update to Documentation/networking/00-INDEXWillem de Bruijn
Update netdev-features.txt entry in 00-INDEX to incorporate feedback by Michał Mirosław. v2: restored tabs that were inadvertently changed to spaces in v1. sorry for the error. Signed-off-by: Willem de Bruijn <willemb@google.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>