From the Duke of URL: "Scheduled and re-scheduled time and time again, Linux
2.4 was finally born on January 4th, 2001 at 4:01 PM, Pacific Standard Time.Everyone who is ready to jump on the bandwagon should pause for a second and ask -- how well does it perform? Will my hardware be compatible? Will 2.4 break
features I enjoyed so much in 2.2? Read on to find out the answers to these questions and much more."
January 23, 2001