Re: [patch 00/21] 2.6.19-stable review

From: Chuck Ebbert
Date: Wed Feb 21 2007 - 15:24:54 EST

Eric W. Biederman wrote:
> Andrew Morton <akpm@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
>> On Wed, 21 Feb 2007 14:31:41 -0500
>> Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> What is the status of:
>> That's mainly an Andi decision. Let's cc him.
>>> They fix a serious bug that causes machines to freeze up
>>> or just run very slowly.
>>> I'd like to see these in -stable if possible.
>> They're not even in mainline yet.
> If you don't have it you at least want the patch below. It generally
> makes the bug non-fatal.
> I'm still working my way through possible fixes... Although the
> patch in question is close, and normally fixes it in my utmost
> paranoia I can still find problems with it.

We've tested it and found no problems so far. It's definitely
better than what's there now. :)
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