Re: 2.0.34pre14

Mike A. Harris (
Sat, 16 May 1998 10:24:45 -0400 (EDT)

On Fri, 15 May 1998, Alan Cox wrote:

> Changes this time
> o Optimised the select fix on a suggestion from sct
> o Added sct's inode cleanups
> o Added the partial fix for sleeping forever in mke2fs
> o Added DaveM's tcp accept race fix
> o Donald's very latest 3c59x driver..
> o Support for dual initrd/ramdisk.
> o Minor driver updates
> o Bug in ppp.c fixed. This caused wait queue corruption and solid
> lockups if a pppd was still dying when a new connection came in.
> My guess is the PPP and tcp_accept race account for most of the Linux bug
> reports Im seeing in 2.0.x now.

2.0.34pre14 has been running since 4 hours after it appeared on
your directory. I must say that it is running excellent for me
right now Alan.

The only thing a little messed up is the Filesystem
Configuration - The NLS stuff makes it difficult to locate the
MSDOS filesystem options. Other than that though, everything
seems to work just fine!

Keep up the good work!

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