January 5, 2001
Linux vendors begin kicking tires of 2.4 kernel
Author: JT Smith
"The market has been anxiously awaiting the final release, which can be downloaded from www.kernel.org, even though some of the features found in the kernel have already made their way into vendors' current Linux offerings. However, vendors are being cautious about detailing exactly when the kernel itself will find its way into their lineups." From ZDNet.