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Linux 3.12-rc3 Kernel Released

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Published on 29 September 2013 07:04 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Linux Kernel
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The third release candidate for the Linux 3.12 kernel is now available.

Linus Torvalds announced to the kernel mailing list on Sunday that Linux 3.12-rc3 is now available. Being midway through the development cycle and well past the merge window, the 3.12-rc3 changes aren't too exciting but mostly just bug-fixes scattered throughout the kernel.

For more information on the Linux 3.12 kernel and the features it brings, see our Linux 3.12 feature overview.

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