Subject: Linux 2.2.17pre1
To: editor@lwn.net, scoop@freshmeat.net, kernel@linuxtoday.com,
Date: Sun, 11 Jun 2000 23:59:04 +0100 (BST)
From: Alan Cox 

Ok I'm going for stabilising the oddments 2.2.16 got a bit wrong before
we move onwards. This even though a pre patch should be somewhat more
solid than 2.2.16. It contains just the important bug fixes


o	Fix the md failure to work			(me)
o	Fix the Irix 6.x FIN foodfight bug		(Andi Kleen)
	| Someone needs to fix IRIX too 
o	Fix the Alpha debugging printk			(me)
o	Fix the 2.2.16 problem with some cdroms		(Jens Axboe)
o	Fix the i2o scsi crash on boot			(me)
o	Fix yamaha audio when compiled in		(me)
o	Fix es1371 rev 8 cards				(Thomas Sailer)
o	Don't listen for TCP on lockd port		(Trond Myklebust)
o	Fix sparc32 signal handling			(Eddie d'Ost)
o	Fix sym53xxx sparc stuff			(Dave Miller)
o	Fix crashes on unload/remove of initio scsi	(Thomas Graichen)
o	FIX eepro100 on sparc				(Dave Miller)
o	Remove Alessandro from the maintainers		(Alessandro Rubini)
o	Fix erroneous cp932 code page data		(C Huang)