2005-02-14 kernel 2.6.5 tape_3590 OCO modules ("April 2004") (superseded)

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tape_3590-2.6.5-s390-02-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 ... 31-bit OCO module, recommended (superseded) (2005-02-14)

tape_3590-2.6.5-s390x-02-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 ... 64-bit OCO module, recommended (superseded) (2005-02-14)

The 2005-02-14 tape_3590 OCO-modules:

This patch contains the following linux kernel bug fix:

Description:
tape: Tar or DB/2 backup hangs.
Symptom:
Writing to tape hangs when tape library sends notification about statistics log change.
Problem:
Unsolicited interrupt after starting I/O can cause a deferred condition code. In that case we have to restart the last request.
Solution:
Check for status pending and start function not executed and restart I/O in that case.
Problem-ID:
12854

Note: After unpacking this tarball, please rename the tape_3590 OCO module to tape_3590.ko

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