2.6.16-rc6: known regressions

Adrian Bunk bunk at stusta.de
Tue Mar 14 07:05:44 EST 2006

This email lists some known regressions in 2.6.16-rc6 compared to 2.6.15.

If you find your name in the Cc header, you are either submitter of one
of the bugs, maintainer of an affectected subsystem or driver, a patch
of you was declared guilty for a breakage or I'm considering you in any
other way possibly involved with one or more of these issues.

Due to the huge amount of recipients, please trim the Cc when answering.

Subject    : XFS oopses on my box sometimes
References : http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=6180
Submitter  : Avuton Olrich <avuton at gmail.com>
Status     : unknown

Subject    : 2.6.16-rc5 acpi slab corruption
References : http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/3/1/223
Submitter  : Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
Status     : unknown

Subject    : edac slab corruption
References : http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/3/5/14
Submitter  : Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
Status     : unknown

Subject    : yet more slab corruption
References : https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=184310
Submitter  : Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
Status     : unknown

Subject    : Slab corruption in usbserial when disconnecting device
References : http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/3/8/58
Submitter  : pete.chapman at exgate.tek.com
Status     : unknown

Subject    : 2.6.16-rc5-git14 crash in spin_bug on ppc64
References : http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/3/10/190
Submitter  : Olaf Hering <olh at suse.de>
Status     : unknown

Subject    : Stradis driver udev brekage
References : http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=6170
Submitter  : Tom Seeley <redhat at tomseeley.co.uk>
             Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
Handled-By : Jiri Slaby <jirislaby at gmail.com>
Status     : unknown



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