[discuss] 2.6.20-rc3: known unfixed regressions

Adrian Bunk bunk at stusta.de
Tue Jan 2 20:16:06 CET 2007

This email lists some known regressions in 2.6.20-rc3 compared to 2.6.19
that are not yet fixed in Linus' tree.

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 caused 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    : kernel immediately reboots
References : http://lkml.org/lkml/2007/1/2/15
Submitter  : Steve Youngs <steve at youngs.au.com>
Status     : unknown

Subject    : Acer Extensa 3002 WLMi: 'shutdown -h now' reboots the system
References : http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/12/25/40
Submitter  : Berthold Cogel <cogel at rrz.uni-koeln.de>
Status     : unknown

Subject    : USB keyboard unresponsive after some time
References : http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/12/25/35
Submitter  : Florin Iucha <florin at iucha.net>
Status     : unknown

Subject    : BUG: scheduling while atomic
References : http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/12/26/105
Submitter  : Jon Smirl <jonsmirl at gmail.com>
Status     : unknown

Subject    : SPARC64: Can't mount /
References : http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/12/13/181
Submitter  : Horst H. von Brand <vonbrand at inf.utfsm.cl>
Status     : unknown

Subject    : ftp: get or put stops during file-transfer
References : http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/12/16/174
Submitter  : Komuro <komurojun-mbn at nifty.com>
Caused-By  : YOSHIFUJI Hideaki <yoshfuji at linux-ipv6.org>
             commit cfb6eeb4c860592edd123fdea908d23c6ad1c7dc
Handled-By : YOSHIFUJI Hideaki <yoshfuji at linux-ipv6.org>
Status     : problem is being debugged

Subject    : forcedeth.c 0.59: problem with sideband managment
References : http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=7684
Submitter  : Michael Reske <micha at gmx.com>
Handled-By : Ayaz Abdulla <aabdulla at nvidia.com>
Status     : problem is being debugged

Subject    : x86_64 boot failure: "IO-APIC + timer doesn't work"
References : http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/12/16/101
Submitter  : Tobias Diedrich <ranma+kernel at tdiedrich.de>
Caused-By  : Andi Kleen <ak at suse.de>
             commit b026872601976f666bae77b609dc490d1834bf77
Handled-By : Yinghai Lu <yinghai.lu at amd.com>
             Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm at xmission.com>
Status     : problem is being debugged

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