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Linus Torvalds Announces Linux Kernel 4.10 RC7, Final Release Coming February 12

According to Linus Torvalds, things have been very quiet since the sixth Release Candidate of Linux kernel 4.10, and this RC7 build, which also appears to be the last, is a small one that brings various updated GPU, HID, and networking drivers, a bunch of improvements for the ARM64, PowerPC (PPC),...
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Linux kernel 4.8
Linux kernel 4.8 -- dubbed Psychotic Stoned Sheep by Linus Torvalds -- is one of the larger releases, with many patches sent in before the first release candidate was published.

New Linux Kernel 4.8 -- Plus a Kernel-Killing Bug

After nearly exactly two months, Linus Torvalds released kernel 4.8 into the wild on Sunday, October 2nd. Torvalds dubbed 4.8 Psychotic Stoned Sheep, probably inspired by the news that a flock of woolly ruminants ate some abandoned cannabis and, high as kites, run amok in rural Wales, striking...
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