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2010-10-25mtd: Define MLC Flash as a different flash typeRohit Hassan Sathyanarayan1-0/+1
MLC NAND Flash has a different cell structure and differs in functioning than the SLC NAND Flash. Hence we are considering it as a different Flash type. Signed-off-by: Rohit H.S <rohit.hs@samsung.com> Signed-off-by: Raghav Gupta <gupta.raghav@samsung.com> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-25mtd: add init_size hook for NAND driverHuang Shijie1-0/+6
Not all the NAND devices have all the information in additional id bytes. So add a hook in the nand_chip{} is a good method to calculate the right value of oobsize, erasesize and so on. Without the hook,you will get the wrong value, and you have to hack in the ->scan_bbt() to change the wrong value which make the code mess. Signed-off-by: Huang Shijie <shijie8@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-25mtd: prepare partition add and del functions for ioctl requestsRoman Tereshonkov1-0/+5
mtd_is_master, mtd_add_partition and mtd_del_partition functions are added to give the possibility of partition manipulation by ioctl request. The old partition add function is modified to fit the dynamic allocation. Signed-off-by: Roman Tereshonkov <roman.tereshonkov@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-25mtd: generic FSMC NAND MTD driverLinus Walleij1-0/+181
This is the same driver submitted by ST Micros SPEAr team but generalized and tested on the ST-Ericsson U300. It probably easily works on the NHK8815 too. Signed-off-by: Vipin Kumar <vipin.kumar@st.com> Signed-off-by: Rajeev Kumar <rajeev-dlh.kumar@st.com> Signed-off-by: Shiraz Hashim <shiraz.hashim@st.com> Signed-off-by: Viresh Kumar <viresh.kumar@st.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@stericsson.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-24mtd: nand: add support for reading ONFI parameters from NAND deviceFlorian Fainelli1-0/+68
This patch adds support for reading NAND device ONFI parameters and use the ONFI informations to define its geometry. In case the device supports ONFI, the onfi_version field in struct nand_chip contains the version (BCD) and the onfi_params structure can be used by drivers to set up timings and such. We currently only support ONFI 1.0 parameters. Signed-off-by: Brian Norris <norris@broadcom.com> Signed-off-by: Matthieu Castet <matthieu.castet@parrot.com> Signed-off-by: Maxime Bizon <mbizon@freebox.fr> Signed-off-by: Florian Fainelli <ffainelli@freebox.fr> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-24mtd: nand: add NAND_CMD_PARAM (0xec) definitionFlorian Fainelli1-0/+1
This command is used to read the device ONFI parameters page. Signed-off-by: Florian Fainelli <ffainelli@freebox.fr> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-24mtd: nand: Increase NAND_MAX_OOBSIZEBrian Norris1-2/+2
An increase in NAND_MAX_OOBSIZE and NAND_MAX_PAGESIZE is necessary in order to support many new chips. Among those: Toshiba TC58TxG4S2FBAxx 8KB page, 576B OOB Micron MT29F64G08CBAAA 8KB page, 448B OOB Signed-off-by: Brian Norris <norris@broadcom.com> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-24mtd: edit comments on deprecation of ioctl ECCGETLAYOUTBrian Norris2-7/+12
There were some improvements and additions necessary in the comments explaining of the expansion of nand_ecclayout, the introduction of nand_ecclayout_user, and the deprecation of the ioctl ECCGETLAYOUT. Also, I found a better placement for the macro MTD_MAX_ECCPOS_ENTRIES; next to the definition of MTD_MAX_OOBFREE_ENTRIES in mtd-abi.h. The macro is really only important for the ioctl code (found in drivers/mtd/mtdchar.c) but since there are small edits being made to the user-space header, I figured this is a better location. Signed-off-by: Brian Norris <computersforpeace@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-24mtd: nand: expand nand_ecc_layout, deprecate ioctl ECCGETLAYOUTBrian Norris4-4/+19
struct nand_ecclayout is too small for many new chips; OOB regions can be as large as 448 bytes and may increase more in the future. Thus, copying that struct to user-space with the ECCGETLAYOUT ioctl is not a good idea; the ioctl would have to be updated every time there's a change to the current largest size. Instead, the old nand_ecclayout is renamed to nand_ecclayout_user and a new struct nand_ecclayout is created that can accomodate larger sizes and expand without affecting the user-space. struct nand_ecclayout can still be used in board drivers without modification -- at least for now. A new function is provided to convert from the new to the old in order to allow the deprecated ioctl to continue to work with truncated data. Perhaps the ioctl, the conversion process, and the struct nand_ecclayout_user can be removed altogether in the future. Note: There are comments in nand/davinci_nand.c::nand_davinci_probe() regarding this issue; this driver (and maybe others) can be updated to account for extra space. All kernel drivers can use the expanded nand_ecclayout as a drop-in replacement and ignore its benefits. Signed-off-by: Brian Norris <computersforpeace@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-24mtd: inftl.h: fix spacing errorsBrian Norris1-7/+7
Replaced some spaces with tabs to fit CodingStyle guidelines Signed-off-by: Brian Norris <norris@broadcom.com> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-09-28Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6Linus Torvalds6-5/+9
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6: (47 commits) tcp: Fix >4GB writes on 64-bit. net/9p: Mount only matching virtio channels de2104x: fix ethtool tproxy: check for transparent flag in ip_route_newports ipv6: add IPv6 to neighbour table overflow warning tcp: fix TSO FACK loss marking in tcp_mark_head_lost 3c59x: fix regression from patch "Add ethtool WOL support" ipv6: add a missing unregister_pernet_subsys call s390: use free_netdev(netdev) instead of kfree() sgiseeq: use free_netdev(netdev) instead of kfree() rionet: use free_netdev(netdev) instead of kfree() ibm_newemac: use free_netdev(netdev) instead of kfree() smsc911x: Add MODULE_ALIAS() net: reset skb queue mapping when rx'ing over tunnel br2684: fix scheduling while atomic de2104x: fix TP link detection de2104x: fix power management de2104x: disable autonegotiation on broken hardware net: fix a lockdep splat e1000e: 82579 do not gate auto config of PHY by hardware during nominal use ...
2010-09-27tcp: Fix >4GB writes on 64-bit.David S. Miller1-1/+1
Fixes kernel bugzilla #16603 tcp_sendmsg() truncates iov_len to an 'int' which a 4GB write to write zero bytes, for example. There is also the problem higher up of how verify_iovec() works. It wants to prevent the total length from looking like an error return value. However it does this using 'int', but syscalls return 'long' (and thus signed 64-bit on 64-bit machines). So it could trigger false-positives on 64-bit as written. So fix it to use 'long'. Reported-by: Olaf Bonorden <bono@onlinehome.de> Reported-by: Daniel Büse <dbuese@gmx.de> Reported-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-27tproxy: check for transparent flag in ip_route_newportsUlrich Weber1-0/+2
as done in ip_route_connect() Signed-off-by: Ulrich Weber <uweber@astaro.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-27Merge branch 'x86-fixes-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tipLinus Torvalds1-0/+3
* 'x86-fixes-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: x86/amd-iommu: Fix rounding-bug in __unmap_single x86/amd-iommu: Work around S3 BIOS bug x86/amd-iommu: Set iommu configuration flags in enable-loop x86, setup: Fix earlyprintk=serial,0x3f8,115200 x86, setup: Fix earlyprintk=serial,ttyS0,115200
2010-09-26ipv6: add a missing unregister_pernet_subsys callNeil Horman1-0/+1
Clean up a missing exit path in the ipv6 module init routines. In addrconf_init we call ipv6_addr_label_init which calls register_pernet_subsys for the ipv6_addr_label_ops structure. But if module loading fails, or if the ipv6 module is removed, there is no corresponding unregister_pernet_subsys call, which leaves a now-bogus address on the pernet_list, leading to oopses in subsequent registrations. This patch cleans up both the failed load path and the unload path. Tested by myself with good results. Signed-off-by: Neil Horman <nhorman@tuxdriver.com> include/net/addrconf.h | 1 + net/ipv6/addrconf.c | 11 ++++++++--- net/ipv6/addrlabel.c | 5 +++++ 3 files changed, 14 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-) Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-26net: reset skb queue mapping when rx'ing over tunnelTom Herbert1-0/+1
Reset queue mapping when an skb is reentering the stack via a tunnel. On second pass, the queue mapping from the original device is no longer valid. Signed-off-by: Tom Herbert <therbert@google.com> Acked-by: Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-24Merge branch 'amd-iommu/2.6.36' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/joro/linux-2.6-iommu into x86/urgentIngo Molnar1-0/+3
2010-09-23x86/amd-iommu: Work around S3 BIOS bugJoerg Roedel1-0/+3
This patch adds a workaround for an IOMMU BIOS problem to the AMD IOMMU driver. The result of the bug is that the IOMMU does not execute commands anymore when the system comes out of the S3 state resulting in system failure. The bug in the BIOS is that is does not restore certain hardware specific registers correctly. This workaround reads out the contents of these registers at boot time and restores them on resume from S3. The workaround is limited to the specific IOMMU chipset where this problem occurs. Cc: stable@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Joerg Roedel <joerg.roedel@amd.com>
2010-09-22arm: fix "arm: fix pci_set_consistent_dma_mask for dmabounce devices"FUJITA Tomonori1-0/+4
This fixes the regression caused by the commit 6fee48cd330c68 ("dma-mapping: arm: use generic pci_set_dma_mask and pci_set_consistent_dma_mask"). ARM needs to clip the dma coherent mask for dmabounce devices. This restores the old trick. Note that strictly speaking, the DMA API doesn't allow architectures to do such but I'm not sure it's worth adding the new API to set the dma mask that allows architectures to clip it. Reported-by: Krzysztof Halasa <khc@pm.waw.pl> Signed-off-by: FUJITA Tomonori <fujita.tomonori@lab.ntt.co.jp> Acked-by: Russell King <rmk+kernel@arm.linux.org.uk> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-22net: Move "struct net" declaration inside the __KERNEL__ macro guardOllie Wild1-2/+2
This patch reduces namespace pollution by moving the "struct net" declaration out of the userspace-facing portion of linux/netlink.h. It has no impact on the kernel. (This came up because we have several C++ applications which use "net" as a namespace name.) Signed-off-by: Ollie Wild <aaw@google.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-21fs: {lock,unlock}_flocks() stubs to prepare for BKL removalSage Weil1-0/+4
The lock structs are currently protected by the BKL, but are accessed by code in fs/locks.c and misc file system and DLM code. These stubs will allow all users to switch to the new interface before the implementation is changed to a spinlock. Acked-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de> Signed-off-by: Sage Weil <sage@newdream.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-20xfrm: Allow different selector family in temporary stateThomas Egerer1-2/+2
The family parameter xfrm_state_find is used to find a state matching a certain policy. This value is set to the template's family (encap_family) right before xfrm_state_find is called. The family parameter is however also used to construct a temporary state in xfrm_state_find itself which is wrong for inter-family scenarios because it produces a selector for the wrong family. Since this selector is included in the xfrm_user_acquire structure, user space programs misinterpret IPv6 addresses as IPv4 and vice versa. This patch splits up the original init_tempsel function into a part that initializes the selector respectively the props and id of the temporary state, to allow for differing ip address families whithin the state. Signed-off-by: Thomas Egerer <thomas.egerer@secunet.com> Signed-off-by: Steffen Klassert <steffen.klassert@secunet.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-19Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6Linus Torvalds2-6/+20
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6: (21 commits) dca: disable dca on IOAT ver.3.0 multiple-IOH platforms netpoll: Disable IRQ around RCU dereference in netpoll_rx sctp: Do not reset the packet during sctp_packet_config(). net/llc: storing negative error codes in unsigned short MAINTAINERS: move atlx discussions to netdev drivers/net/cxgb3/cxgb3_main.c: prevent reading uninitialized stack memory drivers/net/eql.c: prevent reading uninitialized stack memory drivers/net/usb/hso.c: prevent reading uninitialized memory xfrm: dont assume rcu_read_lock in xfrm_output_one() r8169: Handle rxfifo errors on 8168 chips 3c59x: Remove atomic context inside vortex_{set|get}_wol tcp: Prevent overzealous packetization by SWS logic. net: RPS needs to depend upon USE_GENERIC_SMP_HELPERS phylib: fix PAL state machine restart on resume net: use rcu_barrier() in rollback_registered_many bonding: correctly process non-linear skbs ipv4: enable getsockopt() for IP_NODEFRAG ipv4: force_igmp_version ignored when a IGMPv3 query received ppp: potential NULL dereference in ppp_mp_explode() net/llc: make opt unsigned in llc_ui_setsockopt() ...
2010-09-17netpoll: Disable IRQ around RCU dereference in netpoll_rxHerbert Xu1-4/+4
We cannot use rcu_dereference_bh safely in netpoll_rx as we may be called with IRQs disabled. We could however simply disable IRQs as that too causes BH to be disabled and is safe in either case. Thanks to John Linville for discovering this bug and providing a patch. Signed-off-by: Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-16Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tj/wqLinus Torvalds1-0/+4
* 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tj/wq: workqueue: add documentation
2010-09-16Merge branch 'drm-fixes' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/airlied/drm-2.6Linus Torvalds1-1/+9
* 'drm-fixes' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/airlied/drm-2.6: drm/radeon/kms: only warn on mipmap size checks in r600 cs checker (v2) drm/radeon/kms: force legacy pll algo for RV620 LVDS drm: fix race between driver loading and userspace open. drm: Use a nondestructive mode for output detect when polling (v2) drm/radeon/kms: fix the colorbuffer CS checker for r300-r500 drm/radeon/kms: increase lockup detection interval to 10 sec for r100-r500 drm/radeon/kms/evergreen: fix backend setup drm: Use a nondestructive mode for output detect when polling drm/radeon: add some missing copyright headers drm: Only decouple the old_fb from the crtc is we call mode_set* drm/radeon/kms: don't enable underscan with interlaced modes drm/radeon/kms: add connector table for Mac x800 drm/radeon/kms: fix regression in RMX code (v2) drm: Fix regression in disable polling e58f637
2010-09-15tcp: Prevent overzealous packetization by SWS logic.Alexey Kuznetsov1-2/+16
If peer uses tiny MSS (say, 75 bytes) and similarly tiny advertised window, the SWS logic will packetize to half the MSS unnecessarily. This causes problems with some embedded devices. However for large MSS devices we do want to half-MSS packetize otherwise we never get enough packets into the pipe for things like fast retransmit and recovery to work. Be careful also to handle the case where MSS > window, otherwise we'll never send until the probe timer. Reported-by: ツ Leandro Melo de Sales <leandroal@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-14Merge ssh://master.kernel.org/home/hpa/tree/secLinus Torvalds1-0/+3
* ssh://master.kernel.org/home/hpa/tree/sec: x86-64, compat: Retruncate rax after ia32 syscall entry tracing x86-64, compat: Test %rax for the syscall number, not %eax compat: Make compat_alloc_user_space() incorporate the access_ok()
2010-09-14Merge branch 'bugfixes' of git://git.linux-nfs.org/projects/trondmy/nfs-2.6Linus Torvalds1-1/+1
* 'bugfixes' of git://git.linux-nfs.org/projects/trondmy/nfs-2.6: SUNRPC: Fix the NFSv4 and RPCSEC_GSS Kconfig dependencies statfs() gives ESTALE error NFS: Fix a typo in nfs_sockaddr_match_ipaddr6 sunrpc: increase MAX_HASHTABLE_BITS to 14 gss:spkm3 miss returning error to caller when import security context gss:krb5 miss returning error to caller when import security context Remove incorrect do_vfs_lock message SUNRPC: cleanup state-machine ordering SUNRPC: Fix a race in rpc_info_open SUNRPC: Fix race corrupting rpc upcall Fix null dereference in call_allocate
2010-09-14compat: Make compat_alloc_user_space() incorporate the access_ok()H. Peter Anvin1-0/+3
compat_alloc_user_space() expects the caller to independently call access_ok() to verify the returned area. A missing call could introduce problems on some architectures. This patch incorporates the access_ok() check into compat_alloc_user_space() and also adds a sanity check on the length. The existing compat_alloc_user_space() implementations are renamed arch_compat_alloc_user_space() and are used as part of the implementation of the new global function. This patch assumes NULL will cause __get_user()/__put_user() to either fail or access userspace on all architectures. This should be followed by checking the return value of compat_access_user_space() for NULL in the callers, at which time the access_ok() in the callers can also be removed. Reported-by: Ben Hawkes <hawkes@sota.gen.nz> Signed-off-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com> Acked-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org> Acked-by: Chris Metcalf <cmetcalf@tilera.com> Acked-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Acked-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Acked-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Acked-by: Tony Luck <tony.luck@intel.com> Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de> Cc: Fenghua Yu <fenghua.yu@intel.com> Cc: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com> Cc: Heiko Carstens <heiko.carstens@de.ibm.com> Cc: Helge Deller <deller@gmx.de> Cc: James Bottomley <jejb@parisc-linux.org> Cc: Kyle McMartin <kyle@mcmartin.ca> Cc: Martin Schwidefsky <schwidefsky@de.ibm.com> Cc: Paul Mackerras <paulus@samba.org> Cc: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org> Cc: <stable@kernel.org>
2010-09-14drm: Use a nondestructive mode for output detect when polling (v2)Chris Wilson1-1/+8
v2: Julien Cristau pointed out that @nondestructive results in double-negatives and confusion when trying to interpret the parameter, so use @force instead. Much easier to type as well. ;-) And fix the miscompilation of vmgfx reported by Sedat Dilek. Signed-off-by: Chris Wilson <chris@chris-wilson.co.uk> Cc: stable@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com>
2010-09-13Merge branch 'for_linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jack/linux-fs-2.6Linus Torvalds1-2/+8
* 'for_linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jack/linux-fs-2.6: dquot: do full inode dirty in allocating space
2010-09-13Merge branch 'next-spi' of git://git.secretlab.ca/git/linux-2.6Linus Torvalds2-0/+3
* 'next-spi' of git://git.secretlab.ca/git/linux-2.6: spi/pl022: move probe call to subsys_initcall() powerpc/5200: mpc52xx_uart.c: Add of_node_put to avoid memory leak spi/pl022: fix APB pclk power regression on U300 spi/spi_s3c64xx: Warn if PIO transfers time out spi/s3c64xx: Fix incorrect reuse of 'val' local variable. spi/s3c64xx: Fix compilation warning spi/dw_spi: clean the cs_control code spi/dw_spi: Allow interrupt sharing spi/spi_s3c64xx: Increase dead reckoning time in wait_for_xfer() spi/spi_s3c64xx: Move to subsys_initcall() spi: free children in spi_unregister_master, not siblings gpiolib: Add 'struct gpio_chip' forward declaration for !GPIOLIB case of: Fix missing includes - ll_temac spi/spi_s3c64xx: Staticise non-exported functions spi/spi_s3c64xx: Make probe more robust against missing board config
2010-09-13drm: Use a nondestructive mode for output detect when pollingChris Wilson1-1/+2
Destructive load-detection is very expensive and due to failings elsewhere can trigger system wide stalls of up to 600ms. A simple first step to correcting this is not to invoke such an expensive and destructive load-detection operation automatically. Bugzilla: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=29536 Bugzilla: https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=16265 Reported-by: Bruno Prémont <bonbons@linux-vserver.org> Tested-by: Sitsofe Wheeler <sitsofe@yahoo.com> Signed-off-by: Chris Wilson <chris@chris-wilson.co.uk> Cc: stable@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com>
2010-09-13workqueue: add documentationTejun Heo1-0/+4
Update copyright notice and add Documentation/workqueue.txt. Randy Dunlap, Dave Chinner: misc fixes. Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Reviewed-By: Florian Mickler <florian@mickler.org> Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@redhat.com> Cc: Christoph Lameter <cl@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com> Cc: Dave Chinner <david@fromorbit.com>
2010-09-12SUNRPC: Fix a race in rpc_info_openTrond Myklebust1-1/+1
There is a race between rpc_info_open and rpc_release_client() in that nothing stops a process from opening the file after the clnt->cl_kref goes to zero. Fix this by using atomic_inc_unless_zero()... Reported-by: J. Bruce Fields <bfields@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Trond Myklebust <Trond.Myklebust@netapp.com> Cc: stable@kernel.org
2010-09-11Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6Linus Torvalds4-2/+13
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6: (28 commits) ipheth: remove incorrect devtype to WWAN MAINTAINERS: Add CAIF sctp: fix test for end of loop KS8851: Correct RX packet allocation udp: add rehash on connect() net: blackhole route should always be recalculated ipv4: Suppress lockdep-RCU false positive in FIB trie (3) niu: Fix kernel buffer overflow for ETHTOOL_GRXCLSRLALL ipvs: fix active FTP gro: Re-fix different skb headrooms via-velocity: Turn scatter-gather support back off. ipv4: Fix reverse path filtering with multipath routing. UNIX: Do not loop forever at unix_autobind(). PATCH: b44 Handle RX FIFO overflow better (simplified) irda: off by one 3c59x: Fix deadlock in vortex_error() netfilter: discard overlapping IPv6 fragment ipv6: discard overlapping fragment net: fix tx queue selection for bridged devices implementing select_queue bonding: Fix jiffies overflow problems (again) ... Fix up trivial conflicts due to the same cgroup API thinko fix going through both Andrew and the networking tree. However, there were small differences between the two, with Andrew's version generally being the nicer one, and the one I merged first. So pick that one. Conflicts in: include/linux/cgroup.h and kernel/cgroup.c
2010-09-10Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.dk/linux-2.6-blockLinus Torvalds1-0/+1
* 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.dk/linux-2.6-block: block: Range check cpu in blk_cpu_to_group scatterlist: prevent invalid free when alloc fails writeback: Fix lost wake-up shutting down writeback thread writeback: do not lose wakeup events when forking bdi threads cciss: fix reporting of max queue depth since init block: switch s390 tape_block and mg_disk to elevator_change() block: add function call to switch the IO scheduler from a driver fs/bio-integrity.c: return -ENOMEM on kmalloc failure bio-integrity.c: remove dependency on __GFP_NOFAIL BLOCK: fix bio.bi_rw handling block: put dev->kobj in blk_register_queue fail path cciss: handle allocation failure cfq-iosched: Documentation help for new tunables cfq-iosched: blktrace print per slice sector stats cfq-iosched: Implement tunable group_idle cfq-iosched: Do group share accounting in IOPS when slice_idle=0 cfq-iosched: Do not idle if slice_idle=0 cciss: disable doorbell reset on reset_devices blkio: Fix return code for mkdir calls
2010-09-09Merge branch 'vhost-net' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/mst/vhostDavid S. Miller1-1/+10
2010-09-09Merge branch 'upstream-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jgarzik/libata-devLinus Torvalds1-1/+3
* 'upstream-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jgarzik/libata-dev: libata-sff: Reenable Port Multiplier after libata-sff remodeling. libata: skip EH autopsy and recovery during suspend ahci: AHCI and RAID mode SATA patch for Intel Patsburg DeviceIDs ata_piix: IDE Mode SATA patch for Intel Patsburg DeviceIDs libata,pata_via: revert ata_wait_idle() removal from ata_sff/via_tf_load() ahci: fix hang on failed softreset pata_artop: Fix device ID parity check
2010-09-09libata-sff: Reenable Port Multiplier after libata-sff remodeling.Gwendal Grignou1-1/+2
Keep track of the link on the which the current request is in progress. It allows support of links behind port multiplier. Not all libata-sff is PMP compliant. Code for native BMDMA controller does not take in accound PMP. Tested on Marvell 7042 and Sil7526. Signed-off-by: Gwendal Grignou <gwendal@google.com> Signed-off-by: Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@redhat.com>
2010-09-09libata: skip EH autopsy and recovery during suspendTejun Heo1-0/+1
For some mysterious reason, certain hardware reacts badly to usual EH actions while the system is going for suspend. As the devices won't be needed until the system is resumed, ask EH to skip usual autopsy and recovery and proceed directly to suspend. Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Tested-by: Stephan Diestelhorst <stephan.diestelhorst@amd.com> Cc: stable@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@redhat.com>
2010-09-09mm: page allocator: calculate a better estimate of NR_FREE_PAGES when memory is low and kswapd is awakeChristoph Lameter2-0/+35
Ordinarily watermark checks are based on the vmstat NR_FREE_PAGES as it is cheaper than scanning a number of lists. To avoid synchronization overhead, counter deltas are maintained on a per-cpu basis and drained both periodically and when the delta is above a threshold. On large CPU systems, the difference between the estimated and real value of NR_FREE_PAGES can be very high. If NR_FREE_PAGES is much higher than number of real free page in buddy, the VM can allocate pages below min watermark, at worst reducing the real number of pages to zero. Even if the OOM killer kills some victim for freeing memory, it may not free memory if the exit path requires a new page resulting in livelock. This patch introduces a zone_page_state_snapshot() function (courtesy of Christoph) that takes a slightly more accurate view of an arbitrary vmstat counter. It is used to read NR_FREE_PAGES while kswapd is awake to avoid the watermark being accidentally broken. The estimate is not perfect and may result in cache line bounces but is expected to be lighter than the IPI calls necessary to continually drain the per-cpu counters while kswapd is awake. Signed-off-by: Christoph Lameter <cl@linux.com> Signed-off-by: Mel Gorman <mel@csn.ul.ie> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09swap: discard while swapping only if SWAP_FLAG_DISCARDHugh Dickins1-1/+2
Tests with recent firmware on Intel X25-M 80GB and OCZ Vertex 60GB SSDs show a shift since I last tested in December: in part because of firmware updates, in part because of the necessary move from barriers to awaiting completion at the block layer. While discard at swapon still shows as slightly beneficial on both, discarding 1MB swap cluster when allocating is now disadvanteous: adds 25% overhead on Intel, adds 230% on OCZ (YMMV). Surrender: discard as presently implemented is more hindrance than help for swap; but might prove useful on other devices, or with improvements. So continue to do the discard at swapon, but make discard while swapping conditional on a SWAP_FLAG_DISCARD to sys_swapon() (which has been using only the lower 16 bits of int flags). We can add a --discard or -d to swapon(8), and a "discard" to swap in /etc/fstab: matching the mount option for btrfs, ext4, fat, gfs2, nilfs2. Signed-off-by: Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com> Cc: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de> Cc: Nigel Cunningham <nigel@tuxonice.net> Cc: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Cc: Jens Axboe <jaxboe@fusionio.com> Cc: James Bottomley <James.Bottomley@hansenpartnership.com> Cc: "Martin K. Petersen" <martin.petersen@oracle.com> Cc: <stable@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09swap: revert special hibernation allocationHugh Dickins1-7/+1
Please revert 2.6.36-rc commit d2997b1042ec150616c1963b5e5e919ffd0b0ebf "hibernation: freeze swap at hibernation". It complicated matters by adding a second swap allocation path, just for hibernation; without in any way fixing the issue that it was intended to address - page reclaim after fixing the hibernation image might free swap from a page already imaged as swapcache, letting its swap be reallocated to store a different page of the image: resulting in data corruption if the imaged page were freed as clean then swapped back in. Pages freed to si->swap_map were still in danger of being reallocated by the alternative allocation path. I guess it inadvertently fixed slow SSD swap allocation for hibernation, as reported by Nigel Cunningham: by missing out the discards that occur on the usual swap allocation path; but that was unintentional, and needs a separate fix. Signed-off-by: Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com> Cc: KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki <kamezawa.hiroyu@jp.fujitsu.com> Cc: KOSAKI Motohiro <kosaki.motohiro@jp.fujitsu.com> Cc: "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rjw@sisk.pl> Cc: Ondrej Zary <linux@rainbow-software.org> Cc: Andrea Gelmini <andrea.gelmini@gmail.com> Cc: Balbir Singh <balbir@in.ibm.com> Cc: Andrea Arcangeli <aarcange@redhat.com> Cc: Nigel Cunningham <nigel@tuxonice.net> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09gpio: doc updatesDavid Brownell1-1/+13
There's been some recent confusion about error checking GPIO numbers. briefly, it should be handled mostly during setup, when gpio_request() is called, and NEVER by expectig gpio_is_valid to report more than never-usable GPIO numbers. [akpm@linux-foundation.org: terminate unterminated comment] Signed-off-by: David Brownell <dbrownell@users.sourceforge.net> Cc: Eric Miao" <eric.y.miao@gmail.com> Cc: "Ryan Mallon" <ryan@bluewatersys.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09gpio: sx150x: correct and refine reset-on-probe behaviorGregory Bean1-0/+4
Replace the arbitrary software-reset call from the device-probe method, because: - It is defective. To work correctly, it should be two byte writes, not a single word write. As it stands, it does nothing. - Some devices with sx150x expanders installed have their NRESET pins ganged on the same line, so resetting one causes the others to reset - not a nice thing to do arbitrarily! - The probe, usually taking place at boot, implies a recent hard-reset, so a software reset at this point is just a waste of energy anyway. Therefore, make it optional, defaulting to off, as this will match the common case of probing at powerup and also matches the current broken no-op behavior. Signed-off-by: Gregory Bean <gbean@codeaurora.org> Reviewed-by: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09mm: fix swapin race conditionAndrea Arcangeli1-11/+9
The pte_same check is reliable only if the swap entry remains pinned (by the page lock on swapcache). We've also to ensure the swapcache isn't removed before we take the lock as try_to_free_swap won't care about the page pin. One of the possible impacts of this patch is that a KSM-shared page can point to the anon_vma of another process, which could exit before the page is freed. This can leave a page with a pointer to a recycled anon_vma object, or worse, a pointer to something that is no longer an anon_vma. [riel@redhat.com: changelog help] Signed-off-by: Andrea Arcangeli <aarcange@redhat.com> Acked-by: Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com> Reviewed-by: Rik van Riel <riel@redhat.com> Cc: <stable@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09cgroups: fix API thinkoMichael S. Tsirkin1-1/+11
Add cgroup_attach_task_all() The existing cgroup_attach_task_current_cg() API is called by a thread to attach another thread to all of its cgroups; this is unsuitable for cases where a privileged task wants to attach itself to the cgroups of a less privileged one, since the call must be made from the context of the target task. This patch adds a more generic cgroup_attach_task_all() API that allows both the source task and to-be-moved task to be specified. cgroup_attach_task_current_cg() becomes a specialization of the more generic new function. [menage@google.com: rewrote changelog] [akpm@linux-foundation.org: address reviewer comments] Signed-off-by: Michael S. Tsirkin <mst@redhat.com> Tested-by: Alex Williamson <alex.williamson@redhat.com> Acked-by: Paul Menage <menage@google.com> Cc: Li Zefan <lizf@cn.fujitsu.com> Cc: Ben Blum <bblum@google.com> Cc: Sridhar Samudrala <sri@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09kfifo: add parenthesis for macro parameter referenceHuang Ying1-29/+29
Some macro parameter references inside typeof() operator are not enclosed with parenthesis. It should be safer to add them. Signed-off-by: Huang Ying <ying.huang@intel.com> Acked-by: Stefani Seibold <stefani@seibold.net> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>