February 17, 2010

How Old is Our Kernel?

 

We now have almost five years of kernel development history in the git repository; this history can yield interesting information to those who look. In this article, your editor digs into the repository to look at our oldest code - how much of the kernel remains from the initial git commit in 2005? The answers can be surprising; click below (subscribers only) for the full story.

Read more at LWN