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Linux 2.6.27.25 Released

I'm announcing the release of the 2.6.27.25 kernel.  All users of the 2.6.27 kernel series are very strongly encouraged to upgrade.
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The 2.6.30 Kernel is Out

Linus has released the 2.6.30 kernel. "As mentioned last week, -rc8 was the last -rc, and there really isn't any point in delaying the real release any more."
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Filesystems: Data Preservation, fsync, and Benchmarks Pt. 3

In the third and final part of this series on examining filesystem benchmarks, we'll examine the obvious benchmark of how many open, write, fsync, close, rename cycles can be performed per second, as well as the benchmark program itself.
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Kernel prepatch 2.6.30-rc8

The 2.6.30-rc8 prepatch is out; it's probably the last one before the final 2.6.30 release which, Linus says, could happen this weekend.
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Filesystems: Data Preservation, fsync, and Benchmarks Pt. 2

In Part 1 of this three-part series, we began to examine the potential data loss issue on system crash when running the ext4 filesystem. In Part 2, we'll examine benchmarks and the price of data consistency.

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