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Kernel Log: First Release Candidate for Linux 2.6.39

Torvalds said that he considers 2.6.39 more of a solid version with a boring amount of progress – however, with ipset, the Xen network backend, as well as many new and improved drivers, the new kernel, which is expected to be released in late May or early June, does offer numerous improvements which matter to end users.

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The Linux 2.6.38 Kernel Is A Few Days Away

The Linux 2.6.38 is effectively ready for release. The condition of the kernel is quite good (hence the large just-published seven-way file-system benchmarks on a SSD and HDD) and Linus noted Monday that when releasing the 2.6.38-rc8 kernel that it could even be considered final, but as he's away for...

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Stable Kernels 2.6.32.29, 2.6.36.4, and 2.6.37.1 Released

Greg Kroah-Hartman has announced the release of the 2.6.32.29, 2.6.36.4, and 2.6.37.1 stable kernels. They contain lots of fixes all over the tree. Also, this will be the last of the 2.6.36.x stable kernels: "[...] you should move to the .37 kernel series as this is the last .36 kernel...

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The Linux 2.6.38-rc3 Kernel Arrives

After Linus released an early Linux 2.6.38-rc2 kernel due to the 2011 Linux.Conf.Au, Linus has released the Linux 2.6.38-rc3 kernel while developers are returning from this Australian conference...

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Kernel Prepatch 2.6.38-rc2

Linus has released 2.6.38-rc2 a bit early, just before leaving for LCA. "Anyway. -rc2 is out there, and the only reason it's reasonably sized is that it was a short -rc2 - I think a few of the pull requests I got were a bit larger than I would have...

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