Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rafael...
[linux-2.6.git] / Documentation / kernel-parameters.txt
index 907010c..02f21d9 100644 (file)
@@ -58,6 +58,7 @@ parameter is applicable:
        ISAPNP  ISA PnP code is enabled.
        ISDN    Appropriate ISDN support is enabled.
        JOY     Appropriate joystick support is enabled.
+       KGDB    Kernel debugger support is enabled.
        KVM     Kernel Virtual Machine support is enabled.
        LIBATA  Libata driver is enabled
        LP      Printer support is enabled.
@@ -72,7 +73,6 @@ parameter is applicable:
        MTD     MTD (Memory Technology Device) support is enabled.
        NET     Appropriate network support is enabled.
        NUMA    NUMA support is enabled.
-       GENERIC_TIME The generic timeofday code is enabled.
        NFS     Appropriate NFS support is enabled.
        OSS     OSS sound support is enabled.
        PV_OPS  A paravirtualized kernel is enabled.
@@ -88,10 +88,11 @@ parameter is applicable:
        RAM     RAM disk support is enabled.
        S390    S390 architecture is enabled.
        SCSI    Appropriate SCSI support is enabled.
-                       A lot of drivers has their options described inside of
-                       Documentation/scsi/.
+                       A lot of drivers have their options described inside
+                       the Documentation/scsi/ sub-directory.
        SECURITY Different security models are enabled.
        SELINUX SELinux support is enabled.
+       APPARMOR AppArmor support is enabled.
        SERIAL  Serial support is enabled.
        SH      SuperH architecture is enabled.
        SMP     The kernel is an SMP kernel.
@@ -99,6 +100,7 @@ parameter is applicable:
        SWSUSP  Software suspend (hibernation) is enabled.
        SUSPEND System suspend states are enabled.
        FTRACE  Function tracing enabled.
+       TPM     TPM drivers are enabled.
        TS      Appropriate touchscreen support is enabled.
        UMS     USB Mass Storage support is enabled.
        USB     USB support is enabled.
@@ -113,6 +115,7 @@ parameter is applicable:
                        More X86-64 boot options can be found in
                        Documentation/x86/x86_64/boot-options.txt .
        X86     Either 32bit or 64bit x86 (same as X86-32+X86-64)
+       XEN     Xen support is enabled
 
 In addition, the following text indicates that the option:
 
@@ -143,14 +146,14 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
 
        acpi=           [HW,ACPI,X86]
                        Advanced Configuration and Power Interface
-                       Format: { force | off | ht | strict | noirq | rsdt }
+                       Format: { force | off | strict | noirq | rsdt }
                        force -- enable ACPI if default was off
                        off -- disable ACPI if default was on
                        noirq -- do not use ACPI for IRQ routing
-                       ht -- run only enough ACPI to enable Hyper Threading
                        strict -- Be less tolerant of platforms that are not
                                strictly ACPI specification compliant.
                        rsdt -- prefer RSDT over (default) XSDT
+                       copy_dsdt -- copy DSDT to memory
 
                        See also Documentation/power/pm.txt, pci=noacpi
 
@@ -252,8 +255,8 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        control method, with respect to putting devices into
                        low power states, to be enforced (the ACPI 2.0 ordering
                        of _PTS is used by default).
-                       s4_nonvs prevents the kernel from saving/restoring the
-                       ACPI NVS memory during hibernation.
+                       nonvs prevents the kernel from saving/restoring the
+                       ACPI NVS memory during suspend/hibernation and resume.
                        sci_force_enable causes the kernel to set SCI_EN directly
                        on resume from S1/S3 (which is against the ACPI spec,
                        but some broken systems don't work without it).
@@ -278,39 +281,17 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        no: ACPI OperationRegions are not marked as reserved,
                        no further checks are performed.
 
-       ad1848=         [HW,OSS]
-                       Format: <io>,<irq>,<dma>,<dma2>,<type>
-
        add_efi_memmap  [EFI; X86] Include EFI memory map in
                        kernel's map of available physical RAM.
 
-       advansys=       [HW,SCSI]
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/advansys.c.
-
-       advwdt=         [HW,WDT] Advantech WDT
-                       Format: <iostart>,<iostop>
-
-       aedsp16=        [HW,OSS] Audio Excel DSP 16
-                       Format: <io>,<irq>,<dma>,<mss_io>,<mpu_io>,<mpu_irq>
-                       See also header of sound/oss/aedsp16.c.
-
        agp=            [AGP]
                        { off | try_unsupported }
                        off: disable AGP support
                        try_unsupported: try to drive unsupported chipsets
                                (may crash computer or cause data corruption)
 
-       aha152x=        [HW,SCSI]
-                       See Documentation/scsi/aha152x.txt.
-
-       aha1542=        [HW,SCSI]
-                       Format: <portbase>[,<buson>,<busoff>[,<dmaspeed>]]
-
-       aic7xxx=        [HW,SCSI]
-                       See Documentation/scsi/aic7xxx.txt.
-
-       aic79xx=        [HW,SCSI]
-                       See Documentation/scsi/aic79xx.txt.
+       ALSA            [HW,ALSA]
+                       See Documentation/sound/alsa/alsa-parameters.txt
 
        alignment=      [KNL,ARM]
                        Allow the default userspace alignment fault handler
@@ -324,6 +305,8 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                                    they are unmapped. Otherwise they are
                                    flushed before they will be reused, which
                                    is a lot of faster
+                       off       - do not initialize any AMD IOMMU found in
+                                   the system
 
        amijoy.map=     [HW,JOY] Amiga joystick support
                        Map of devices attached to JOY0DAT and JOY1DAT
@@ -370,8 +353,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
 
        atarimouse=     [HW,MOUSE] Atari Mouse
 
-       atascsi=        [HW,SCSI] Atari SCSI
-
        atkbd.extra=    [HW] Enable extra LEDs and keys on IBM RapidAccess,
                        EzKey and similar keyboards
 
@@ -421,10 +402,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
        bttv.pll=       See Documentation/video4linux/bttv/Insmod-options
        bttv.tuner=     and Documentation/video4linux/bttv/CARDLIST
 
-       BusLogic=       [HW,SCSI]
-                       See drivers/scsi/BusLogic.c, comment before function
-                       BusLogic_ParseDriverOptions().
-
        c101=           [NET] Moxa C101 synchronous serial card
 
        cachesize=      [BUGS=X86-32] Override level 2 CPU cache size detection.
@@ -467,7 +444,7 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        clocksource is not available, it defaults to PIT.
                        Format: { pit | tsc | cyclone | pmtmr }
 
-       clocksource=    [GENERIC_TIME] Override the default clocksource
+       clocksource=    Override the default clocksource
                        Format: <string>
                        Override the default clocksource and use the clocksource
                        with the name specified.
@@ -478,7 +455,7 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        [ARM] imx_timer1,OSTS,netx_timer,mpu_timer2,
                                pxa_timer,timer3,32k_counter,timer0_1
                        [AVR32] avr32
-                       [X86-32] pit,hpet,tsc,vmi-timer;
+                       [X86-32] pit,hpet,tsc;
                                scx200_hrt on Geode; cyclone on IBM x440
                        [MIPS] MIPS
                        [PARISC] cr16
@@ -654,8 +631,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        Disable PIN 1 of APIC timer
                        Can be useful to work around chipset bugs.
 
-       dmasound=       [HW,OSS] Sound subsystem buffers
-
        dma_debug=off   If the kernel is compiled with DMA_API_DEBUG support,
                        this option disables the debugging code at boot.
 
@@ -675,8 +650,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
 
        dscc4.setup=    [NET]
 
-       dtc3181e=       [HW,SCSI]
-
        dynamic_printk  Enables pr_debug()/dev_dbg() calls if
                        CONFIG_DYNAMIC_PRINTK_DEBUG has been enabled.
                        These can also be switched on/off via
@@ -685,8 +658,11 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
        earlycon=       [KNL] Output early console device and options.
                uart[8250],io,<addr>[,options]
                uart[8250],mmio,<addr>[,options]
+               uart[8250],mmio32,<addr>[,options]
                        Start an early, polled-mode console on the 8250/16550
                        UART at the specified I/O port or MMIO address.
+                       MMIO inter-register address stride is either 8bit (mmio)
+                        or 32bit (mmio32).
                        The options are the same as for ttyS, above.
 
        earlyprintk=    [X86,SH,BLACKFIN]
@@ -708,7 +684,11 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        The VGA output is eventually overwritten by the real
                        console.
 
-       eata=           [HW,SCSI]
+       ekgdboc=        [X86,KGDB] Allow early kernel console debugging
+                       ekgdboc=kbd
+
+                       This is desgined to be used in conjunction with
+                       the boot argument: earlyprintk=vga
 
        edd=            [EDD]
                        Format: {"off" | "on" | "skip[mbr]"}
@@ -750,13 +730,14 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        Default value is 0.
                        Value can be changed at runtime via /selinux/enforce.
 
+       erst_disable    [ACPI]
+                       Disable Error Record Serialization Table (ERST)
+                       support.
+
        ether=          [HW,NET] Ethernet cards parameters
                        This option is obsoleted by the "netdev=" option, which
                        has equivalent usage. See its documentation for details.
 
-       eurwdt=         [HW,WDT] Eurotech CPU-1220/1410 onboard watchdog.
-                       Format: <io>[,<irq>]
-
        failslab=
        fail_page_alloc=
        fail_make_request=[KNL]
@@ -764,12 +745,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        Format: <interval>,<probability>,<space>,<times>
                        See also /Documentation/fault-injection/.
 
-       fd_mcs=         [HW,SCSI]
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/fd_mcs.c.
-
-       fdomain=        [HW,SCSI]
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/fdomain.c.
-
        floppy=         [HW]
                        See Documentation/blockdev/floppy.txt.
 
@@ -829,14 +804,9 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        When zero, profiling data is discarded and associated
                        debugfs files are removed at module unload time.
 
-       gdth=           [HW,SCSI]
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/gdth.c.
-
        gpt             [EFI] Forces disk with valid GPT signature but
                        invalid Protective MBR to be treated as GPT.
 
-       gvp11=          [HW,SCSI]
-
        hashdist=       [KNL,NUMA] Large hashes allocated during boot
                        are distributed across NUMA nodes.  Defaults on
                        for 64bit NUMA, off otherwise.
@@ -847,6 +817,11 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
        hd=             [EIDE] (E)IDE hard drive subsystem geometry
                        Format: <cyl>,<head>,<sect>
 
+       hest_disable    [ACPI]
+                       Disable Hardware Error Source Table (HEST) support;
+                       corresponding firmware-first mode error processing
+                       logic will be disabled.
+
        highmem=nn[KMG] [KNL,BOOT] forces the highmem zone to have an exact
                        size of <nn>. This works even on boxes that have no
                        highmem otherwise. This also works to reduce highmem
@@ -904,9 +879,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                             controller
        i8042.nopnp     [HW] Don't use ACPIPnP / PnPBIOS to discover KBD/AUX
                             controllers
-       i8042.panicblink=
-                       [HW] Frequency with which keyboard LEDs should blink
-                            when kernel panics (default is 0.5 sec)
        i8042.reset     [HW] Reset the controller during init and cleanup
        i8042.unlock    [HW] Unlock (ignore) the keylock
 
@@ -923,9 +895,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
        i8k.restricted  [HW] Allow controlling fans only if SYS_ADMIN
                        capability is set.
 
-       ibmmcascsi=     [HW,MCA,SCSI] IBM MicroChannel SCSI adapter
-                       See Documentation/mca.txt.
-
        icn=            [HW,ISDN]
                        Format: <io>[,<membase>[,<icn_id>[,<icn_id2>]]]
 
@@ -975,9 +944,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        programs exec'd, files mmap'd for exec, and all files
                        opened for read by uid=0.
 
-       in2000=         [HW,SCSI]
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/in2000.c.
-
        init=           [KNL]
                        Format: <full_path>
                        Run specified binary instead of /sbin/init as init
@@ -1015,6 +981,12 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        result in a hardware IOTLB flush operation as opposed
                        to batching them for performance.
 
+       intremap=       [X86-64, Intel-IOMMU]
+                       Format: { on (default) | off | nosid }
+                       on      enable Interrupt Remapping (default)
+                       off     disable Interrupt Remapping
+                       nosid   disable Source ID checking
+
        inttest=        [IA64]
 
        iomem=          Disable strict checking of access to MMIO memory
@@ -1055,9 +1027,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        See comment before ip2_setup() in
                        drivers/char/ip2/ip2base.c.
 
-       ips=            [HW,SCSI] Adaptec / IBM ServeRAID controller
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/ips.c.
-
        irqfixup        [HW]
                        When an interrupt is not handled search all handlers
                        for it. Intended to get systems with badly broken
@@ -1116,10 +1085,29 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        use the HighMem zone if it exists, and the Normal
                        zone if it does not.
 
-       kgdboc=         [HW] kgdb over consoles.
-                       Requires a tty driver that supports console polling.
-                       (only serial supported for now)
-                       Format: <serial_device>[,baud]
+       kgdbdbgp=       [KGDB,HW] kgdb over EHCI usb debug port.
+                       Format: <Controller#>[,poll interval]
+                       The controller # is the number of the ehci usb debug
+                       port as it is probed via PCI.  The poll interval is
+                       optional and is the number seconds in between
+                       each poll cycle to the debug port in case you need
+                       the functionality for interrupting the kernel with
+                       gdb or control-c on the dbgp connection.  When
+                       not using this parameter you use sysrq-g to break into
+                       the kernel debugger.
+
+       kgdboc=         [KGDB,HW] kgdb over consoles.
+                       Requires a tty driver that supports console polling,
+                       or a supported polling keyboard driver (non-usb).
+                        Serial only format: <serial_device>[,baud]
+                        keyboard only format: kbd
+                        keyboard and serial format: kbd,<serial_device>[,baud]
+                       Optional Kernel mode setting:
+                        kms, kbd format: kms,kbd
+                        kms, kbd and serial format: kms,kbd,<ser_dev>[,baud]
+
+       kgdbwait        [KGDB] Stop kernel execution and enter the
+                       kernel debugger at the earliest opportunity.
 
        kmac=           [MIPS] korina ethernet MAC address.
                        Configure the RouterBoard 532 series on-chip
@@ -1231,10 +1219,12 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        * nohrst, nosrst, norst: suppress hard, soft
                           and both resets.
 
+                       * dump_id: dump IDENTIFY data.
+
                        If there are multiple matching configurations changing
                        the same attribute, the last one is used.
 
-       lmb=debug       [KNL] Enable lmb debug messages.
+       memblock=debug  [KNL] Enable memblock debug messages.
 
        load_ramdisk=   [RAM] List of ramdisks to load from floppy
                        See Documentation/blockdev/ramdisk.txt.
@@ -1312,9 +1302,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
        ltpc=           [NET]
                        Format: <io>,<irq>,<dma>
 
-       mac5380=        [HW,SCSI] Format:
-                       <can_queue>,<cmd_per_lun>,<sg_tablesize>,<hostid>,<use_tags>
-
        machvec=        [IA64] Force the use of a particular machine-vector
                        (machvec) in a generic kernel.
                        Example: machvec=hpzx1_swiotlb
@@ -1336,13 +1323,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        be mounted
                        Format: <1-256>
 
-       max_luns=       [SCSI] Maximum number of LUNs to probe.
-                       Should be between 1 and 2^32-1.
-
-       max_report_luns=
-                       [SCSI] Maximum number of LUNs received.
-                       Should be between 1 and 16384.
-
        mcatest=        [IA-64]
 
        mce             [X86-32] Machine Check Exception
@@ -1492,9 +1472,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        that the amount of memory usable for all allocations
                        is not too small.
 
-       mpu401=         [HW,OSS]
-                       Format: <io>,<irq>
-
        MTD_Partition=  [MTD]
                        Format: <name>,<region-number>,<size>,<offset>
 
@@ -1542,19 +1519,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
 
        n2=             [NET] SDL Inc. RISCom/N2 synchronous serial card
 
-       NCR_D700=       [HW,SCSI]
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/NCR_D700.c.
-
-       ncr5380=        [HW,SCSI]
-
-       ncr53c400=      [HW,SCSI]
-
-       ncr53c400a=     [HW,SCSI]
-
-       ncr53c406a=     [HW,SCSI]
-
-       ncr53c8xx=      [HW,SCSI]
-
        netdev=         [NET] Network devices parameters
                        Format: <irq>,<io>,<mem_start>,<mem_end>,<name>
                        Note that mem_start is often overloaded to mean
@@ -1566,8 +1530,7 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        [NETFILTER] Enable connection tracking flow accounting
                        0 to disable accounting
                        1 to enable accounting
-                       Default value depends on CONFIG_NF_CT_ACCT that is
-                       going to be removed in 2.6.29.
+                       Default value is 0.
 
        nfsaddrs=       [NFS]
                        See Documentation/filesystems/nfs/nfsroot.txt.
@@ -1724,6 +1687,7 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
 
        nointremap      [X86-64, Intel-IOMMU] Do not enable interrupt
                        remapping.
+                       [Deprecated - use intremap=off]
 
        nointroute      [IA-64]
 
@@ -1781,6 +1745,8 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
 
        nousb           [USB] Disable the USB subsystem
 
+       nowatchdog      [KNL] Disable the lockup detector.
+
        nowb            [ARM]
 
        nox2apic        [X86-64,APIC] Do not enable x2APIC mode.
@@ -1818,9 +1784,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        For example, to override I2C bus2:
                        omap_mux=i2c2_scl.i2c2_scl=0x100,i2c2_sda.i2c2_sda=0x100
 
-       opl3=           [HW,OSS]
-                       Format: <io>
-
        oprofile.timer= [HW]
                        Use timer interrupt instead of performance counters
 
@@ -1832,9 +1795,8 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                                perfmon on Intel CPUs instead of the
                                CPU specific event set.
 
-       osst=           [HW,SCSI] SCSI Tape Driver
-                       Format: <buffer_size>,<write_threshold>
-                       See also Documentation/scsi/st.txt.
+       OSS             [HW,OSS]
+                       See Documentation/sound/oss/oss-parameters.txt
 
        panic=          [KNL] Kernel behaviour on panic
                        Format: <timeout>
@@ -1868,12 +1830,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        Currently this function knows 686a and 8231 chips.
                        Format: [spp|ps2|epp|ecp|ecpepp]
 
-       pas2=           [HW,OSS] Format:
-                       <io>,<irq>,<dma>,<dma16>,<sb_io>,<sb_irq>,<sb_dma>,<sb_dma16>
-
-       pas16=          [HW,SCSI]
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/pas16.c.
-
        pause_on_oops=
                        Halt all CPUs after the first oops has been printed for
                        the specified number of seconds.  This is to be used if
@@ -1939,6 +1895,8 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                norom           [X86] Do not assign address space to
                                expansion ROMs that do not already have
                                BIOS assigned address ranges.
+               nobar           [X86] Do not assign address space to the
+                               BARs that weren't assigned by the BIOS.
                irqmask=0xMMMM  [X86] Set a bit mask of IRQs allowed to be
                                assigned automatically to PCI devices. You can
                                make the kernel exclude IRQs of your ISA cards
@@ -2016,13 +1974,18 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                force   Enable ASPM even on devices that claim not to support it.
                        WARNING: Forcing ASPM on may cause system lockups.
 
+       pcie_ports=     [PCIE] PCIe ports handling:
+               auto    Ask the BIOS whether or not to use native PCIe services
+                       associated with PCIe ports (PME, hot-plug, AER).  Use
+                       them only if that is allowed by the BIOS.
+               native  Use native PCIe services associated with PCIe ports
+                       unconditionally.
+               compat  Treat PCIe ports as PCI-to-PCI bridges, disable the PCIe
+                       ports driver.
+
        pcie_pme=       [PCIE,PM] Native PCIe PME signaling options:
-               off     Do not use native PCIe PME signaling.
-               force   Use native PCIe PME signaling even if the BIOS refuses
-                       to allow the kernel to control the relevant PCIe config
-                       registers.
                nomsi   Do not use MSI for native PCIe PME signaling (this makes
-                       all PCIe root ports use INTx for everything).
+                       all PCIe root ports use INTx for all services).
 
        pcmv=           [HW,PCMCIA] BadgePAD 4
 
@@ -2138,10 +2101,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        [HW,MOUSE] Controls Logitech smartscroll autorepeat.
                        0 = disabled, 1 = enabled (default).
 
-       pss=            [HW,OSS] Personal Sound System (ECHO ESC614)
-                       Format:
-                       <io>,<mss_io>,<mss_irq>,<mss_dma>,<mpu_io>,<mpu_irq>
-
        pt.             [PARIDE]
                        See Documentation/blockdev/paride.txt.
 
@@ -2194,6 +2153,11 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        Reserves a hole at the top of the kernel virtual
                        address space.
 
+       reservelow=     [X86]
+                       Format: nn[K]
+                       Set the amount of memory to reserve for BIOS at
+                       the bottom of the address space.
+
        reset_devices   [KNL] Force drivers to reset the underlying device
                        during initialization.
 
@@ -2206,6 +2170,11 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        in <PAGE_SIZE> units (needed only for swap files).
                        See  Documentation/power/swsusp-and-swap-files.txt
 
+       hibernate=      [HIBERNATION]
+               noresume        Don't check if there's a hibernation image
+                               present during boot.
+               nocompress      Don't compress/decompress hibernation images.
+
        retain_initrd   [RAM] Keep initrd memory after extraction
 
        rhash_entries=  [KNL,NET]
@@ -2240,33 +2209,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
 
        sched_debug     [KNL] Enables verbose scheduler debug messages.
 
-       sc1200wdt=      [HW,WDT] SC1200 WDT (watchdog) driver
-                       Format: <io>[,<timeout>[,<isapnp>]]
-
-       scsi_debug_*=   [SCSI]
-                       See drivers/scsi/scsi_debug.c.
-
-       scsi_default_dev_flags=
-                       [SCSI] SCSI default device flags
-                       Format: <integer>
-
-       scsi_dev_flags= [SCSI] Black/white list entry for vendor and model
-                       Format: <vendor>:<model>:<flags>
-                       (flags are integer value)
-
-       scsi_logging_level=     [SCSI] a bit mask of logging levels
-                       See drivers/scsi/scsi_logging.h for bits.  Also
-                       settable via sysctl at dev.scsi.logging_level
-                       (/proc/sys/dev/scsi/logging_level).
-                       There is also a nice 'scsi_logging_level' script in the
-                       S390-tools package, available for download at
-                       http://www-128.ibm.com/developerworks/linux/linux390/s390-tools-1.5.4.html
-
-       scsi_mod.scan=  [SCSI] sync (default) scans SCSI busses as they are
-                       discovered.  async scans them in kernel threads,
-                       allowing boot to proceed.  none ignores them, expecting
-                       user space to do the scan.
-
        security=       [SECURITY] Choose a security module to enable at boot.
                        If this boot parameter is not specified, only the first
                        security module asking for security registration will be
@@ -2282,6 +2224,13 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        If enabled at boot time, /selinux/disable can be used
                        later to disable prior to initial policy load.
 
+       apparmor=       [APPARMOR] Disable or enable AppArmor at boot time
+                       Format: { "0" | "1" }
+                       See security/apparmor/Kconfig help text
+                       0 -- disable.
+                       1 -- enable.
+                       Default value is set via kernel config option.
+
        serialnumber    [BUGS=X86-32]
 
        shapers=        [NET]
@@ -2293,9 +2242,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        The parameter means the number of CPUs to show,
                        for example 1 means boot CPU only.
 
-       sim710=         [SCSI,HW]
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/sim710.c.
-
        simeth=         [IA-64]
        simscsi=
 
@@ -2353,128 +2299,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                                1: Fast pin select (default)
                                2: ATC IRMode
 
-       snd-ad1816a=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-ad1848=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-ali5451=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-als100=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-als4000=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-azt2320=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-cmi8330=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-cmipci=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-cs4231=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-cs4232=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-cs4236=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-cs4281=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-cs46xx=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-dt019x=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-dummy=      [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-emu10k1=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-ens1370=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-ens1371=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-es968=      [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-es1688=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-es18xx=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-es1938=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-es1968=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-fm801=      [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-gusclassic= [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-gusextreme= [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-gusmax=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-hdsp=       [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-ice1712=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-intel8x0=   [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-interwave=  [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-interwave-stb=
-                       [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-korg1212=   [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-maestro3=   [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-mpu401=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-mtpav=      [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-nm256=      [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-opl3sa2=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-opti92x-ad1848=
-                       [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-opti92x-cs4231=
-                       [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-opti93x=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-pmac=       [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-rme32=      [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-rme96=      [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-rme9652=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-sb8=        [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-sb16=       [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-sbawe=      [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-serial=     [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-sgalaxy=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-sonicvibes= [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-sun-amd7930=
-                       [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-sun-cs4231= [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-trident=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-usb-audio=  [HW,ALSA,USB]
-
-       snd-via82xx=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-virmidi=    [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-wavefront=  [HW,ALSA]
-
-       snd-ymfpci=     [HW,ALSA]
-
        softlockup_panic=
                        [KNL] Should the soft-lockup detector generate panics.
 
@@ -2489,12 +2313,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
        spia_pedr=
        spia_peddr=
 
-       sscape=         [HW,OSS]
-                       Format: <io>,<irq>,<dma>,<mpu_io>,<mpu_irq>
-
-       st=             [HW,SCSI] SCSI tape parameters (buffers, etc.)
-                       See Documentation/scsi/st.txt.
-
        stacktrace      [FTRACE]
                        Enabled the stack tracer on boot up.
 
@@ -2552,18 +2370,12 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
 
        switches=       [HW,M68k]
 
-       sym53c416=      [HW,SCSI]
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/sym53c416.c.
-
        sysrq_always_enabled
                        [KNL]
                        Ignore sysrq setting - this boot parameter will
                        neutralize any effect of /proc/sys/kernel/sysrq.
                        Useful for debugging.
 
-       t128=           [HW,SCSI]
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/t128.c.
-
        tdfx=           [HW,DRM]
 
        test_suspend=   [SUSPEND]
@@ -2600,10 +2412,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        <deci-seconds>: poll all this frequency
                        0: no polling (default)
 
-       tmscsim=        [HW,SCSI]
-                       See comment before function dc390_setup() in
-                       drivers/scsi/tmscsim.c.
-
        topology=       [S390]
                        Format: {off | on}
                        Specify if the kernel should make use of the cpu
@@ -2614,6 +2422,15 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
 
        tp720=          [HW,PS2]
 
+       tpm_suspend_pcr=[HW,TPM]
+                       Format: integer pcr id
+                       Specify that at suspend time, the tpm driver
+                       should extend the specified pcr with zeros,
+                       as a workaround for some chips which fail to
+                       flush the last written pcr on TPM_SaveState.
+                       This will guarantee that all the other pcrs
+                       are saved.
+
        trace_buf_size=nn[KMG]
                        [FTRACE] will set tracing buffer size.
 
@@ -2622,16 +2439,16 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        to facilitate early boot debugging.
                        See also Documentation/trace/events.txt
 
-       trix=           [HW,OSS] MediaTrix AudioTrix Pro
-                       Format:
-                       <io>,<irq>,<dma>,<dma2>,<sb_io>,<sb_irq>,<sb_dma>,<mpu_io>,<mpu_irq>
-
        tsc=            Disable clocksource-must-verify flag for TSC.
                        Format: <string>
                        [x86] reliable: mark tsc clocksource as reliable, this
                        disables clocksource verification at runtime.
                        Used to enable high-resolution timer mode on older
                        hardware, and in virtualized environment.
+                       [x86] noirqtime: Do not use TSC to do irq accounting.
+                       Used to run time disable IRQ_TIME_ACCOUNTING on any
+                       platforms where RDTSC is slow and this accounting
+                       can add overhead.
 
        turbografx.map[2|3]=    [HW,JOY]
                        TurboGraFX parallel port interface
@@ -2639,15 +2456,6 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        <port#>,<js1>,<js2>,<js3>,<js4>,<js5>,<js6>,<js7>
                        See also Documentation/input/joystick-parport.txt
 
-       u14-34f=        [HW,SCSI] UltraStor 14F/34F SCSI host adapter
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/u14-34f.c.
-
-       uart401=        [HW,OSS]
-                       Format: <io>,<irq>
-
-       uart6850=       [HW,OSS]
-                       Format: <io>,<irq>
-
        uhash_entries=  [KNL,NET]
                        Set number of hash buckets for UDP/UDP-Lite connections
 
@@ -2813,17 +2621,10 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
                        overridden by individual drivers. 0 will hide
                        cursors, 1 will display them.
 
-       waveartist=     [HW,OSS]
-                       Format: <io>,<irq>,<dma>,<dma2>
-
-       wd33c93=        [HW,SCSI]
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/wd33c93.c.
-
-       wd7000=         [HW,SCSI]
-                       See header of drivers/scsi/wd7000.c.
-
-       wdt=            [WDT] Watchdog
-                       See Documentation/watchdog/wdt.txt.
+       watchdog timers [HW,WDT] For information on watchdog timers,
+                       see Documentation/watchdog/watchdog-parameters.txt
+                       or other driver-specific files in the
+                       Documentation/watchdog/ directory.
 
        x2apic_phys     [X86-64,APIC] Use x2apic physical mode instead of
                        default x2apic cluster mode on platforms
@@ -2838,6 +2639,18 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
        xd=             [HW,XT] Original XT pre-IDE (RLL encoded) disks.
        xd_geo=         See header of drivers/block/xd.c.
 
+       xen_emul_unplug=                [HW,X86,XEN]
+                       Unplug Xen emulated devices
+                       Format: [unplug0,][unplug1]
+                       ide-disks -- unplug primary master IDE devices
+                       aux-ide-disks -- unplug non-primary-master IDE devices
+                       nics -- unplug network devices
+                       all -- unplug all emulated devices (NICs and IDE disks)
+                       unnecessary -- unplugging emulated devices is
+                               unnecessary even if the host did not respond to
+                               the unplug protocol
+                       never -- do not unplug even if version check succeeds
+
        xirc2ps_cs=     [NET,PCMCIA]
                        Format:
                        <irq>,<irq_mask>,<io>,<full_duplex>,<do_sound>,<lockup_hack>[,<irq2>[,<irq3>[,<irq4>]]]
@@ -2846,5 +2659,4 @@ ______________________________________________________________________
 
 TODO:
 
-       Add documentation for ALSA options.
        Add more DRM drivers.