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2009-12-17Merge branch 'hwmon-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-0/+60
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jdelvare/staging * 'hwmon-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jdelvare/staging: hwmon: (w83627hf) Fix for "No such device" hwmon: (sht15) Off-by-one error in array index + incorrect constants hwmon: Add driver for VIA CPU core temperature hwmon: (smsc47m1) Enable device if needed hwmon: (smsc47m1) Fail module loading on error hwmon: (smsc47m1) Only request I/O ports we really use hwmon: New driver for AMD Family 10h/11h CPUs
2009-12-17Merge branch 'for-33' of git://repo.or.cz/linux-kbuildLinus Torvalds3-1/+22
* 'for-33' of git://repo.or.cz/linux-kbuild: (29 commits) net: fix for utsrelease.h moving to generated gen_init_cpio: fixed fwrite warning kbuild: fix make clean after mismerge kbuild: generate modules.builtin genksyms: properly consider EXPORT_UNUSED_SYMBOL{,_GPL}() score: add asm/asm-offsets.h wrapper unifdef: update to upstream revision 1.190 kbuild: specify absolute paths for cscope kbuild: create include/generated in silentoldconfig scripts/package: deb-pkg: use fakeroot if available scripts/package: add KBUILD_PKG_ROOTCMD variable scripts/package: tar-pkg: use tar --owner=root Kbuild: clean up marker net: add net_tstamp.h to headers_install kbuild: move utsrelease.h to include/generated kbuild: move autoconf.h to include/generated drop explicit include of autoconf.h kbuild: move compile.h to include/generated kbuild: drop include/asm kbuild: do not check for include/asm-$ARCH ... Fixed non-conflicting clean merge of modpost.c as per comments from Stephen Rothwell (modpost.c had grown an include of linux/autoconf.h that needed to be changed to generated/autoconf.h)
2009-12-17cpumask: don't recommend set_cpus_allowed hack in Documentation/cpu-hotplug.txtRusty Russell1-32/+17
Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Cc: Gautham R Shenoy <ego@in.ibm.com> Cc: Ashok Raj <ashok.raj@intel.com>
2009-12-16Merge branch 'next' of git://git.secretlab.ca/git/linux-2.6Linus Torvalds2-0/+293
* 'next' of git://git.secretlab.ca/git/linux-2.6: (23 commits) powerpc: fix up for mmu_mapin_ram api change powerpc: wii: allow ioremap within the memory hole powerpc: allow ioremap within reserved memory regions wii: use both mem1 and mem2 as ram wii: bootwrapper: add fixup to calc useable mem2 powerpc: gamecube/wii: early debugging using usbgecko powerpc: reserve fixmap entries for early debug powerpc: wii: default config powerpc: wii: platform support powerpc: wii: hollywood interrupt controller support powerpc: broadway processor support powerpc: wii: bootwrapper bits powerpc: wii: device tree powerpc: gamecube: default config powerpc: gamecube: platform support powerpc: gamecube/wii: flipper interrupt controller support powerpc: gamecube/wii: udbg support for usbgecko powerpc: gamecube/wii: do not include PCI support powerpc: gamecube/wii: declare as non-coherent platforms powerpc: gamecube/wii: introduce GAMECUBE_COMMON ... Fix up conflicts in arch/powerpc/mm/fsl_booke_mmu.c. Hopefully even close to correctly.
2009-12-16hwmon: New driver for AMD Family 10h/11h CPUsClemens Ladisch1-0/+60
This adds a driver for the internal temperature sensor of AMD Family 10h and 11h CPUs. Signed-off-by: Clemens Ladisch <clemens@ladisch.de> Signed-off-by: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org>
2009-12-16Merge branch 'hwpoison' of ↵Linus Torvalds3-5/+106
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/ak/linux-mce-2.6 * 'hwpoison' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/ak/linux-mce-2.6: (34 commits) HWPOISON: Remove stray phrase in a comment HWPOISON: Try to allocate migration page on the same node HWPOISON: Don't do early filtering if filter is disabled HWPOISON: Add a madvise() injector for soft page offlining HWPOISON: Add soft page offline support HWPOISON: Undefine short-hand macros after use to avoid namespace conflict HWPOISON: Use new shake_page in memory_failure HWPOISON: Use correct name for MADV_HWPOISON in documentation HWPOISON: mention HWPoison in Kconfig entry HWPOISON: Use get_user_page_fast in hwpoison madvise HWPOISON: add an interface to switch off/on all the page filters HWPOISON: add memory cgroup filter memcg: add accessor to mem_cgroup.css memcg: rename and export try_get_mem_cgroup_from_page() HWPOISON: add page flags filter mm: export stable page flags HWPOISON: limit hwpoison injector to known page types HWPOISON: add fs/device filters HWPOISON: return 0 to indicate success reliably HWPOISON: make semantics of IGNORED/DELAYED clear ...
2009-12-16Merge branch 'release' of ↵Linus Torvalds4-50/+150
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/lenb/linux-acpi-2.6 * 'release' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/lenb/linux-acpi-2.6: (117 commits) ACPI processor: Fix section mismatch for processor_add() ACPI: Add platform-wide _OSC support. ACPI: cleanup pci_root _OSC code. ACPI: Add a generic API for _OSC -v2 msi-wmi: depend on backlight and fix corner-cases problems msi-wmi: switch to using input sparse keymap library msi-wmi: replace one-condition switch-case with if statement msi-wmi: remove unused field 'instance' in key_entry structure msi-wmi: remove custom runtime debug implementation msi-wmi: rework init msi-wmi: remove useless includes X86 drivers: Introduce msi-wmi driver Toshiba Bluetooth Enabling driver (RFKill handler v3) ACPI: fix for lapic_timer_propagate_broadcast() acpi_pad: squish warning ACPI: dock: minor whitespace and style cleanups ACPI: dock: add struct dock_station * directly to platform device data ACPI: dock: dock_add - hoist up platform_device_register_simple() ACPI: dock: remove global 'dock_device_name' ACPI: dock: combine add|alloc_dock_dependent_device (v2) ...
2009-12-16vgaarbiter: fix a typo in the vgaarbiter DocumentationDetlef Riekenberg1-1/+1
I detected a typo, while reading "Documentation/vgaarbiter.txt". Fix the 'fieldd' mispelling. Signed-off-by: Detlef Riekenberg <wine.dev@web.de> Signed-off-by: Jesse Barnes <jbarnes@virtuousgeek.org>
2009-12-16Merge branch 'for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds5-61/+89
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/vapier/blackfin * 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/vapier/blackfin: (88 commits) Blackfin: Convert BUG() to use unreachable() Blackfin: define __NR_recvmmsg Blackfin: drop duplicate sched_clock Blackfin: NOMPU: skip DMA ICPLB hole when it is redundant Blackfin: MPU: add missing __init markings Blackfin: add support for TIF_NOTIFY_RESUME Blackfin: kgdb_test: clean up code a bit Blackfin: convert kgdbtest to proc_fops Blackfin: convert cyc2ns() to clocksource_cyc2ns() Blackfin: ip0x: pull in asm/portmux.h for P_xxx defines Blackfin: drop unused ax88180 resources Blackfin: bf537-stamp: add ADF702x network driver resources Blackfin: bf537-stamp: add CAN resources Blackfin: bf537-stamp: add AD5258 i2c address Blackfin: bf537-stamp: add adau1761 i2c address Blackfin: bf537-stamp: add adau1371 i2c address Blackfin: bf537-stamp: add ADP8870 resources Blackfin: bf537-stamp: kill AD714x board-specific Kconfigs Blackfin: bf537-stamp: update ADP5520 resources Blackfin: bf537-stamp: add ADXL346 orientation sensing support ...
2009-12-16Merge branch 'for-2.6.33' of git://linux-nfs.org/~bfields/linuxLinus Torvalds11-15/+30
* 'for-2.6.33' of git://linux-nfs.org/~bfields/linux: (42 commits) nfsd: remove pointless paths in file headers nfsd: move most of nfsfh.h to fs/nfsd nfsd: remove unused field rq_reffh nfsd: enable V4ROOT exports nfsd: make V4ROOT exports read-only nfsd: restrict filehandles accepted in V4ROOT case nfsd: allow exports of symlinks nfsd: filter readdir results in V4ROOT case nfsd: filter lookup results in V4ROOT case nfsd4: don't continue "under" mounts in V4ROOT case nfsd: introduce export flag for v4 pseudoroot nfsd: let "insecure" flag vary by pseudoflavor nfsd: new interface to advertise export features nfsd: Move private headers to source directory vfs: nfsctl.c un-used nfsd #includes lockd: Remove un-used nfsd headers #includes s390: remove un-used nfsd #includes sparc: remove un-used nfsd #includes parsic: remove un-used nfsd #includes compat.c: Remove dependence on nfsd private headers ...
2009-12-16Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6Linus Torvalds1-0/+2
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6: (26 commits) net: sh_eth alignment fix for sh7724 using NET_IP_ALIGN V2 ixgbe: allow tx of pre-formatted vlan tagged packets ixgbe: Fix 82598 premature copper PHY link indicatation ixgbe: Fix tx_restart_queue/non_eop_desc statistics counters bcm63xx_enet: fix compilation failure after get_stats_count removal packet: dont call sleeping functions while holding rcu_read_lock() tcp: Revert per-route SACK/DSACK/TIMESTAMP changes. ipvs: zero usvc and udest netfilter: fix crashes in bridge netfilter caused by fragment jumps ipv6: reassembly: use seperate reassembly queues for conntrack and local delivery sky2: leave PCI config space writeable sky2: print Optima chip name x25: Update maintainer. ipvs: fix synchronization on connection close netfilter: xtables: document minimal required version drivers/net/bonding/: : use pr_fmt can: CAN_MCP251X should depend on HAS_DMA drivers/net/usb: Correct code taking the size of a pointer drivers/net/cpmac.c: Correct code taking the size of a pointer drivers/net/sfc: Correct code taking the size of a pointer ...
2009-12-16Merge branch 'for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-5/+5
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/roland/infiniband * 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/roland/infiniband: (45 commits) RDMA/cxgb3: Fix error paths in post_send and post_recv RDMA/nes: Fix stale ARP issue RDMA/nes: FIN during MPA startup causes timeout RDMA/nes: Free kmap() resources RDMA/nes: Check for zero STag RDMA/nes: Fix Xansation test crash on cm_node ref_count RDMA/nes: Abnormal listener exit causes loopback node crash RDMA/nes: Fix crash in nes_accept() RDMA/nes: Resource not freed for REJECTed connections RDMA/nes: MPA request/response error checking RDMA/nes: Fix query of ORD values RDMA/nes: Fix MAX_CM_BUFFER define RDMA/nes: Pass correct size to ioremap_nocache() RDMA/nes: Update copyright and branding string RDMA/nes: Add max_cqe check to nes_create_cq() RDMA/nes: Clean up struct nes_qp RDMA/nes: Implement IB_SIGNAL_ALL_WR as an iWARP extension RDMA/nes: Add additional SFP+ PHY uC status check and PHY reset RDMA/nes: Correct fast memory registration implementation IB/ehca: Fix error paths in post_send and post_recv ...
2009-12-16Merge branch 'next' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-0/+93
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/djbw/async_tx * 'next' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/djbw/async_tx: ppc440spe-adma: adds updated ppc440spe adma driver iop-adma.c: use resource_size() dmaengine: clarify the meaning of the DMA_CTRL_ACK flag sh: stylistic improvements for the DMA driver dmaengine: fix dmatest to verify minimum transfer length and test buffer size sh: DMA driver has to specify its alignment requirements Add COH 901 318 DMA block driver v5
2009-12-16Merge branch 'for_linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds18-28/+1157
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/mchehab/linux-2.6 * 'for_linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/mchehab/linux-2.6: (116 commits) V4L/DVB (13698): pms: replace asm/uaccess.h to linux/uaccess.h V4L/DVB (13690): radio/si470x: #include <sched.h> V4L/DVB (13688): au8522: modify the attributes of local filter coefficients V4L/DVB (13687): cx231xx: use NULL when pointer is needed V4L/DVB: Davinci VPFE Capture: remove unused #include <linux/version.h> V4L/DVB (13685): Correct code taking the size of a pointer V4L/DVB (13684): Fix some cut-and-paste noise in dib0090.h V4L/DVB (13683): sanio-ms: clean up init, exit and id_table V4L/DVB (13682): dib8000: make some constant static V4L/DVB: lgs8gxx: Use shifts rather than multiply/divide when possible V4L/DVB (13680b): DocBook/media: create links for included sources V4L/DVB (13680a): DocBook/media: copy images after building HTML V4L/DVB (13678): Add support for yet another DvbWorld, TeVii and Prof USB devices V4L/DVB (13676): configurable IRQ mode on NetUP Dual DVB-S2 CI; IRQ from CAM processing (CI interface works faster) V4L/DVB (13674): stv090x: Add DiSEqC envelope mode V4L/DVB (13673): lnbp21: Implement 22 kHz tone control V4L/DVB (13671): sh_mobile_ceu_camera: Remove frame size page alignment V4L/DVB (13670): soc-camera: Add mt9t112 camera driver V4L/DVB (13669): tw9910: Add sync polarity support V4L/DVB (13668): tw9910: remove cropping ...
2009-12-16seq_file: use proc_create() in documentationAlexey Dobriyan1-3/+1
Using create_proc_entry() + ->proc_fops assignment is racy because ->proc_fops will be NULL for some time, use proc_create() to avoid race. Signed-off-by: Alexey Dobriyan <adobriyan@gmail.com> Cc: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com> Cc: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2009-12-16proc: remove docbook and exampleAlexey Dobriyan3-841/+3
Example is outdated, it still uses old ->read_proc interfaces and "fb" example is plain racy. There are better examples all over the tree. Docbook itself says almost nothing about /proc and contain quite a number of simply wrong facts, e.g. device nodes support. What it does is describing at great length interface which are going to be removed. There are Documentation/filesystems/seq_file.txt in exchange. Signed-off-by: Alexey Dobriyan <adobriyan@gmail.com> Acked-by: Erik Mouw <mouw@nl.linux.org> Cc: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2009-12-16doc: SubmitChecklist, add ioctls, remove OSDL referenceRandy Dunlap1-1/+4
If a patch adds ioctls, then Documentation/ioctl/ioctl-number.txt should also be updated. Remove reference to the OSDL PLM build farm. Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2009-12-16viafb: documentation updateHarald Welte1-11/+1
We now support the VX855, and the VX800 is no longer unaccellerated. viafb_video_dev was removed as it was useless. Signed-off-by: Harald Welte <HaraldWelte@viatech.com> Signed-off-by: Florian Tobias Schandinat <FlorianSchandinat@gmx.de> Cc: Joseph Chan <JosephChan@via.com.tw> Cc: Scott Fang <ScottFang@viatech.com.cn> Cc: Krzysztof Helt <krzysztof.h1@poczta.fm> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2009-12-16gpiolib: add support for changing value polarity in sysfsJani Nikula1-0/+15
Drivers may use gpiolib sysfs as part of their public user space interface. The GPIO number and polarity might change from board to board. The gpio_export_link() call can be used to hide the GPIO number from user space. Add support for also hiding the GPIO line polarity changes from user space. Signed-off-by: Jani Nikula <ext-jani.1.nikula@nokia.com> Cc: David Brownell <david-b@pacbell.net> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2009-12-16vt: make the default cursor shape configurableClemens Ladisch1-0/+5
For embedded systems, the blinking cursor at startup time can be annoying and unintended. Add a new kernel parameter to change the default cursor shape. Signed-off-by: Clemens Ladisch <clemens@ladisch.de> Cc: Daniel Mack <daniel@caiaq.de> Acked-by: Pavel Machek <pavel@ucw.cz> Cc: David Newall <davidn@davidnewall.com> Cc: Alan Cox <alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk> Cc: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de> Cc: Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@linux-m68k.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2009-12-16V4L/DVB (13680b): DocBook/media: create links for included sourcesBen Hutchings1-2/+11
If docs are being built in a separate directory, xmlto and xsltproc can't find included sources. Make links back to the source directory. I would much prefer to have xmlto and xsltproc look in the source directory for included entities but couldn't see how to do that. This needs to be solved in some way for 2.6.32, even if this patch isn't the right way to do it. Signed-off-by: Ben Hutchings <ben@decadent.org.uk> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@redhat.com>
2009-12-16V4L/DVB (13680a): DocBook/media: copy images after building HTMLBen Hutchings1-5/+5
The rule for %.html removes the output directory, so there is no point in copying images before building HTML. Documentation/DocBook/Makefile | 10 +++++----- Signed-off-by: Ben Hutchings <ben@decadent.org.uk> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@redhat.com>
2009-12-16V4L/DVB (13651): sh_mobile_ceu_camera: document the scaling and cropping ↵Guennadi Liakhovetski1-0/+157
algorithm The sh_mobile_ceu_camera driver implements an advanced algorithm, combining scaling and cropping on the client and on the host. Due to its complexity the algorithm deserves separate documentation. create mode 100644 Documentation/video4linux/sh_mobile_ceu_camera.txt Signed-off-by: Guennadi Liakhovetski <g.liakhovetski@gmx.de> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@redhat.com>
2009-12-16HWPOISON: Add soft page offline supportAndi Kleen1-0/+44
This is a simpler, gentler variant of memory_failure() for soft page offlining controlled from user space. It doesn't kill anything, just tries to invalidate and if that doesn't work migrate the page away. This is useful for predictive failure analysis, where a page has a high rate of corrected errors, but hasn't gone bad yet. Instead it can be offlined early and avoided. The offlining is controlled from sysfs, including a new generic entry point for hard page offlining for symmetry too. We use the page isolate facility to prevent re-allocation race. Normally this is only used by memory hotplug. To avoid races with memory allocation I am using lock_system_sleep(). This avoids the situation where memory hotplug is about to isolate a page range and then hwpoison undoes that work. This is a big hammer currently, but the simplest solution currently. When the page is not free or LRU we try to free pages from slab and other caches. The slab freeing is currently quite dumb and does not try to focus on the specific slab cache which might own the page. This could be potentially improved later. Thanks to Fengguang Wu and Haicheng Li for some fixes. [Added fix from Andrew Morton to adapt to new migrate_pages prototype] Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>
2009-12-16HWPOISON: Use correct name for MADV_HWPOISON in documentationAndi Kleen1-1/+1
Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>
2009-12-16HWPOISON: add memory cgroup filterAndi Kleen1-0/+16
The hwpoison test suite need to inject hwpoison to a collection of selected task pages, and must not touch pages not owned by them and thus kill important system processes such as init. (But it's OK to mis-hwpoison free/unowned pages as well as shared clean pages. Mis-hwpoison of shared dirty pages will kill all tasks, so the test suite will target all or non of such tasks in the first place.) The memory cgroup serves this purpose well. We can put the target processes under the control of a memory cgroup, and tell the hwpoison injection code to only kill pages associated with some active memory cgroup. The prerequisite for doing hwpoison stress tests with mem_cgroup is, the mem_cgroup code tracks task pages _accurately_ (unless page is locked). Which we believe is/should be true. The benefits are simplification of hwpoison injector code. Also the mem_cgroup code will automatically be tested by hwpoison test cases. The alternative interfaces pin-pfn/unpin-pfn can also delegate the (process and page flags) filtering functions reliably to user space. However prototype implementation shows that this scheme adds more complexity than we wanted. Example test case: mkdir /cgroup/hwpoison usemem -m 100 -s 1000 & echo `jobs -p` > /cgroup/hwpoison/tasks memcg_ino=$(ls -id /cgroup/hwpoison | cut -f1 -d' ') echo $memcg_ino > /debug/hwpoison/corrupt-filter-memcg page-types -p `pidof init` --hwpoison # shall do nothing page-types -p `pidof usemem` --hwpoison # poison its pages [AK: Fix documentation] [Add fix for problem noticed by Li Zefan <lizf@cn.fujitsu.com>; dentry in the css could be NULL] CC: KOSAKI Motohiro <kosaki.motohiro@jp.fujitsu.com> CC: Hugh Dickins <hugh.dickins@tiscali.co.uk> CC: Daisuke Nishimura <nishimura@mxp.nes.nec.co.jp> CC: Balbir Singh <balbir@linux.vnet.ibm.com> CC: KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki <kamezawa.hiroyu@jp.fujitsu.com> CC: Li Zefan <lizf@cn.fujitsu.com> CC: Paul Menage <menage@google.com> CC: Nick Piggin <npiggin@suse.de> CC: Andi Kleen <andi@firstfloor.org> Signed-off-by: Wu Fengguang <fengguang.wu@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>
2009-12-16HWPOISON: add page flags filterWu Fengguang1-0/+10
When specified, only poison pages if ((page_flags & mask) == value). - corrupt-filter-flags-mask - corrupt-filter-flags-value This allows stress testing of many kinds of pages. Strictly speaking, the buddy pages requires taking zone lock, to avoid setting PG_hwpoison on a "was buddy but now allocated to someone" page. However we can just do nothing because we set PG_locked in the beginning, this prevents the page allocator from allocating it to someone. (It will BUG() on the unexpected PG_locked, which is fine for hwpoison testing.) [AK: Add select PROC_PAGE_MONITOR to satisfy dependency] CC: Nick Piggin <npiggin@suse.de> Signed-off-by: Wu Fengguang <fengguang.wu@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>
2009-12-16HWPOISON: limit hwpoison injector to known page typesWu Fengguang1-1/+2
__memory_failure()'s workflow is set PG_hwpoison //... unset PG_hwpoison if didn't pass hwpoison filter That could kill unrelated process if it happens to page fault on the page with the (temporary) PG_hwpoison. The race should be big enough to appear in stress tests. Fix it by grabbing the page and checking filter at inject time. This also avoids the very noisy "Injecting memory failure..." messages. - we don't touch madvise() based injection, because the filters are generally not necessary for it. - if we want to apply the filters to h/w aided injection, we'd better to rearrange the logic in __memory_failure() instead of this patch. AK: fix documentation, use drain all, cleanups CC: Haicheng Li <haicheng.li@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Wu Fengguang <fengguang.wu@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>
2009-12-16HWPOISON: add fs/device filtersWu Fengguang1-0/+7
Filesystem data/metadata present the most tricky-to-isolate pages. It requires careful code review and stress testing to get them right. The fs/device filter helps to target the stress tests to some specific filesystem pages. The filter condition is block device's major/minor numbers: - corrupt-filter-dev-major - corrupt-filter-dev-minor When specified (non -1), only page cache pages that belong to that device will be poisoned. The filters are checked reliably on the locked and refcounted page. Haicheng: clear PG_hwpoison and drop bad page count if filter not OK AK: Add documentation CC: Haicheng Li <haicheng.li@intel.com> CC: Nick Piggin <npiggin@suse.de> Signed-off-by: Wu Fengguang <fengguang.wu@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>
2009-12-16HWPOISON: Add unpoisoning supportWu Fengguang1-2/+14
The unpoisoning interface is useful for stress testing tools to reclaim poisoned pages (to prevent OOM) There is no hardware level unpoisioning, so this cannot be used for real memory errors, only for software injected errors. Note that it may leak pages silently - those who have been removed from LRU cache, but not isolated from page cache/swap cache at hwpoison time. Especially the stress test of dirty swap cache pages shall reboot system before exhausting memory. AK: Fix comments, add documentation, add printks, rename symbol Signed-off-by: Wu Fengguang <fengguang.wu@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>
2009-12-16page-types: add standard GPL license headerWu Fengguang1-2/+13
Signed-off-by: Wu Fengguang <fengguang.wu@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>
2009-12-16Merge branch 'debug-aml' into releaseLen Brown1-0/+66
2009-12-15Merge branch 'master' of ↵David S. Miller1-0/+2
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/kaber/nf-2.6
2009-12-16Merge branch 'thinkpad-2.6.33' into releaseLen Brown1-50/+64
2009-12-16thinkpad-acpi: bump version to 0.24Henrique de Moraes Holschuh1-2/+2
Signed-off-by: Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@hmh.eng.br> Signed-off-by: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
2009-12-15thinkpad-acpi: basic ALSA mixer support (v2)Henrique de Moraes Holschuh1-3/+4
Add the basic ALSA mixer functionality. The mixer is event-driven, and will work fine on IBM ThinkPads. I expect Lenovo ThinkPads will cause some trouble with the event interface. Heavily based on work by Lorne Applebaum <lorne.applebaum@gmail.com> and ideas from Matthew Garrett <mjg@redhat.com>. Signed-off-by: Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@hmh.eng.br> Cc: Lorne Applebaum <lorne.applebaum@gmail.com> Cc: Matthew Garrett <mjg@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
2009-12-15thinkpad-acpi: disable volume controlHenrique de Moraes Holschuh1-0/+13
Disable volume control by default. It can be enabled at module load time by a module parameter (volume_control=1). The audio control mixer that thinkpad-acpi interacts with is fully functional without any drivers, and operated by hotkeys. The idea behind the console audio control is that the human operator is the only one that can interact with it. The ThinkVantage suite in Windows does not allow any software-based overrides, and only does OSD (on-screen-display) functions. The Linux driver will, with the addition of the ALSA interface, try to follow and enforce the ThinkVantage UI design: The user is supposed to use the keyboard hotkeys to interact with the console audio control. The kernel and the desktop environment is supposed to cooperate to provide proper user feedback through on-screen-display functions. Distros are urged to not to enable volume control by default. Enabling this must be a local admin's decision. This is the reason why there is no Kconfig option. Keep in mind that all ThinkPads have a normal, main mixer (AC97 or HDA) for regular software-based audio control. We are not talking about that mixer here. Advanced users are, of course, free to enable volume control and do as they please. Signed-off-by: Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@hmh.eng.br> Cc: Lorne Applebaum <lorne.applebaum@gmail.com> Cc: Matthew Garrett <mjg@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
2009-12-15thinkpad-acpi: support MUTE-only ThinkPadsHenrique de Moraes Holschuh1-2/+17
Lenovo removed the extra mixer since the T61 and thereabouts. Newer Lenovo models only have the mute gate function, and leave the volume control to the HDA mixer. Until a way to automatically query the firmware about its audio control capabilities is discovered (there might not be any), use a white/black list. We will likely need to ask T60 (old and new model) and Z60/Z61 users whether they have volume control to populate the black/white list. Meanwhile, provide a volume_capabilities parameter that can be used to override the defaults. Signed-off-by: Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@hmh.eng.br> Cc: Lorne Applebaum <lorne.applebaum@gmail.com> Cc: Matthew Garrett <mjg@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
2009-12-15thinkpad-acpi: volume subdriver rewriteHenrique de Moraes Holschuh1-5/+17
I don't trust the coupled EC writes and SMI calls the current volume control code does very much, although it is exactly what the IBM DSDTs seem to do (they never do more than a single step though). Change the driver to stop issuing SMIs, and just drive the EC directly to the desired level (DSDTs seem to confirm this will work even on very old models like the 570 and 600e/x). We checkpoint directly to NVRAM (this can be turned off) at suspend/shutdown/driver unload, which from what I can see in tbp, should also work on every ThinkPad. Signed-off-by: Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@hmh.eng.br> Cc: Lorne Applebaum <lorne.applebaum@gmail.com> Cc: Matthew Garrett <mjg@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
2009-12-15Merge branch 'thermal-2.6.33' into releaseLen Brown1-0/+1
2009-12-15Merge branch 'asus' into releaseLen Brown1-0/+19
Conflicts: Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt drivers/platform/x86/eeepc-laptop.c Signed-off-by: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
2009-12-16V4L/DVB (13619): v4l2-spec: Adds EBUSY error code for S_STD and QUERYSTD ioctlsMuralidharan Karicheri2-0/+12
During review of Video Timing API documentation, Hans Verkuil had a comment on adding EBUSY error code for VIDIOC_S_STD and VIDIOC_QUERYSTD ioctls. This patch updates the document for this. Signed-off-by: Muralidharan Karicheri <m-karicheri2@ti.com> Signed-off-by: Hans Verkuil <hverkuil@xs4all.nl> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@redhat.com>
2009-12-16V4L/DVB (13573): v4l2-spec: updated revision history, updated version to 2.6.33.Hans Verkuil2-6/+32
Signed-off-by: Hans Verkuil <hverkuil@xs4all.nl> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@redhat.com>
2009-12-16V4L/DVB (13572): v4l2-spec: Digital Video Timings API documentationMuralidharan Karicheri11-4/+903
This patch updates the v4l2-dvb documentation for the new video timings API added. Also updated the document based on comments from Hans Verkuil. Signed-off-by: Muralidharan Karicheri <m-karicheri2@ti.com> Signed-off-by: Hans Verkuil <hverkuil@xs4all.nl> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@redhat.com>
2009-12-16V4L/DVB (13562): gspca - doc: Update webcam list.Jean-Francois Moine1-10/+24
Signed-off-by: Jean-Francois Moine <moinejf@free.fr> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@redhat.com>
2009-12-16V4L/DVB (13549): v4l: Add video_device_node_name functionLaurent Pinchart1-2/+14
Many drivers access the device number (video_device::v4l2_devnode::num) in order to print the video device node name. Add and use a helper function to retrieve the video_device node name. Signed-off-by: Laurent Pinchart <laurent.pinchart@ideasonboard.com> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@redhat.com>
2009-12-15Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/agk/linux-2.6-dmLinus Torvalds1-5/+55
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/agk/linux-2.6-dm: (80 commits) dm snapshot: use merge origin if snapshot invalid dm snapshot: report merge failure in status dm snapshot: merge consecutive chunks together dm snapshot: trigger exceptions in remaining snapshots during merge dm snapshot: delay merging a chunk until writes to it complete dm snapshot: queue writes to chunks being merged dm snapshot: add merging dm snapshot: permit only one merge at once dm snapshot: support barriers in snapshot merge target dm snapshot: avoid allocating exceptions in merge dm snapshot: rework writing to origin dm snapshot: add merge target dm exception store: add merge specific methods dm snapshot: create function for chunk_is_tracked wait dm snapshot: make bio optional in __origin_write dm mpath: reject messages when device is suspended dm: export suspended state to targets dm: rename dm_suspended to dm_suspended_md dm: swap target postsuspend call and setting suspended flag dm crypt: add plain64 iv ...
2009-12-15lis3: update documentation to match latest changesSamu Onkalo1-7/+24
[akpm@linux-foundation.org: s/q/g/ (Randy)] Signed-off-by: Samu Onkalo <samu.p.onkalo@nokia.com> Acked-by: Éric Piel <Eric.Piel@tremplin-utc.net> Cc: Pavel Machek <pavel@ucw.cz> Cc: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2009-12-15lis3: update documentation and commentsÉric Piel1-10/+14
Most of the documentation and comments were written when the driver was only supporting one type of chip, only via ACPI/HP. Update the info to the much clearer understanding that we have now. Signed-off-by: Éric Piel <eric.piel@tremplin-utc.net> Signed-off-by: Samu Onkalo <samu.p.onkalo@nokia.com> Cc: Pavel Machek <pavel@ucw.cz> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2009-12-15hwmon: w83627ehf updatesDaniel J Blueman1-2/+8
Add control of fan minimum turn-on output levels, decoupling it from the fan turn-off output level. Add control of rate of change of fan output level. These in turn allow lower turn-off rotor speed and smoother transitions for better thermal and acoustic control authority. Add support for constant fan speed and proportional-response operations modes. [akpm@linux-foundation.org: coding-style fixes] Signed-off-by: Daniel J Blueman <daniel.blueman@gmail.com> Cc: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org> Cc: David Hubbard <david.c.hubbard@gmail.com> Cc: Hans de Goede <hdegoede@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>

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