[UCI-Linux] Fedora Core 4 Update: kernel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4

Mike Iglesias iglesias at draco.acs.uci.edu
Thu Feb 2 21:15:43 PST 2006

From: "Dave Jones" <davej at redhat.com>
To: fedora-announce-list at redhat.com
Date: Thu, 2 Feb 2006 22:40:19 -0500
Subject: Fedora Core 4 Update: kernel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 4
Name        : kernel
Version     : 2.6.15                      
Release     : 1.1830_FC4                  
Summary     : The Linux kernel (the core of the Linux operating system)
Description :
The kernel package contains the Linux kernel (vmlinuz), the core of any
Linux operating system.  The kernel handles the basic functions
of the operating system:  memory allocation, process allocation, device
input and output, etc.

Update Information:

A rebase to, featuring many bugfixes.
For specific changelogs, refer to 


Fedora specific changes are detailed below.

* Thu Feb  2 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> [2.6.15-1.1830_FC4]
- Remove r8169 debugging.
* Tue Jan 31 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> [2.6.15-1.1829_FC4]
- Fix scsi_cmd_cache leak.
* Thu Jan 26 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> [2.6.15-1.1828_FC4]
- Bump default number of serial ports registered.
* Thu Jan 26 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> [2.6.15-1.1827_FC4]
- Fix udev dependancy.
* Thu Jan 26 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> [2.6.15-1.1826_FC4]
- Enable debugging in r8169 driver.
* Wed Jan 25 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
- Add udev-071 minimum requirement.
* Wed Jan 25 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
- Disable yealink driver due to broken probing.
- Disable debug options again.
* Wed Jan 25 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> [2.6.15-1.1825_FC4]
- Temporarily flip on some debugging options again.
* Tue Jan 24 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
- Fix it87 probing problem which caused reboots on some hardware.
- Fix inode leak in d_instantiate_unique()
* Sun Jan 15 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
- Disable slab debug.
* Thu Jan 12 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> [2.6.15-1.1824_FC4]
- Remove broken vm debug patch.
- kill blk_attempt_merge() which was horribly broken.
- Fix booting issue on x86-64 ATI systems.
* Mon Jan  9 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
- Reenable Squashfs.
* Fri Jan  6 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
- Enable nvram driver for x86-64
- Fix posix-cpu-timers sched_time accumulation.
* Fri Jan  6 2006 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> [2.6.15-1.1823_FC4]
- Reduce block layer stack usage.
- Set reboot through BIOS for HP laptops.

This update can be downloaded from:

e5ffb7b926d3a9908c3fa0846af0ba74e9e9fa58  SRPMS/kernel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.src.rpm
dfd16e5c01b5d4ee77be2f80974647d7472b9983  ppc/kernel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.ppc.rpm
fe8549776b80e04048d7b23663af943f07f40126  ppc/kernel-devel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.ppc.rpm
09673c3dc75fa487ff3c0c59e73e99b8f7188c0e  ppc/kernel-smp-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.ppc.rpm
5c81a031258e1de5c6e022fbe058d333f4dea344  ppc/kernel-smp-devel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.ppc.rpm
b55077718f8ca3daaaeead4b453fc7929a496bad  ppc/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.ppc.rpm
ff2d6f39446a0377bf64c5f9cbc0e1fd36ddf6bc  ppc/kernel-doc-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.noarch.rpm
884e760bd3b9ea72723b3241ae1860167da896dc  x86_64/kernel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.x86_64.rpm
0c117812b17dd0c155dd151ff22eb099bf63ab66  x86_64/kernel-devel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.x86_64.rpm
11547e76cef22bcfc9703fb25ab718ad943d9c5d  x86_64/kernel-smp-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.x86_64.rpm
74464670dc83b7fb9869e1d69af34997d0614e2a  x86_64/kernel-smp-devel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.x86_64.rpm
3aa9b64ae2ddd69b6bb301c0b11502c50e0cc69f  x86_64/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.x86_64.rpm
ff2d6f39446a0377bf64c5f9cbc0e1fd36ddf6bc  x86_64/kernel-doc-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.noarch.rpm
ddda8e093fdeffc6d860e3fd3135b41c9a4699db  i386/kernel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.i586.rpm
06684bc0fc2becdb9db691b096fddff9cdedcdfb  i386/kernel-devel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.i586.rpm
25ef7e6ddc348767c8cfdbb4b4c94361ae4f8f75  i386/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.i586.rpm
627951d91a1f4ab7c0f5c07ab958bb8723a13619  i386/kernel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.i686.rpm
feee1de0d89937927f057f472d1daaee51b62d7a  i386/kernel-devel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.i686.rpm
90523ed5286eca87cc783f4ad6dd8c6375ba25f1  i386/kernel-smp-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.i686.rpm
af55fb62761f44d0a266945a53a55c10cda58418  i386/kernel-smp-devel-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.i686.rpm
aa7dafcd9fee619111d079e6e92b13cf02665b6d  i386/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.i686.rpm
ff2d6f39446a0377bf64c5f9cbc0e1fd36ddf6bc  i386/kernel-doc-2.6.15-1.1830_FC4.noarch.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/yum/.

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