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Linux 3.6-rc6 Released, Final Is Coming "Soonish"

Linux Kernel

Published on 17 September 2012 10:09 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Linux Kernel
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The Linux 3.6-rc6 kernel was released over the weekend while the final release is expected to land soon.

The Linux 3.6 kernel is approaching while this sixth release candidate lands many more fixes now that many of the developers are back from holidays and travels surrounding the Linux Plumbers Conference, LinuxCon, etc.

The interesting features to the Linux 3.6 kernel are mentioned in this article.

The Linux 3.6-rc6 release announcement can be read on LKML.org.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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