[TriLUG] the new kernel's here! the new kernel's here!
Daniel T. Chen
Sat, 24 Nov 2001 01:47:08 -0500 (EST)
On Fri, 23 Nov 2001, Jeremy Katz wrote:
> Of course, based on the patches Al Viro has sent to lkml this weekend,
> I'd probably steer clear of 2.4.15/2.5.0 right now.
However, if you track new stable kernels eagerly, you'll want to up to
2.4.15/2.5.0 + the _2nd_ of Al Viro's patches -- it corrects a
long-standing clear_inode() becomes inode->i_sb->s_op->clear_inode() oops
that has been in the tree "for quite a while" and affects nearly every
filesystem in the kernel.
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