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Linux 3.14-rc1 Kernel Makes Its Debut

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Published on 02 February 2014 10:33 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Linux Kernel
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Linus Torvalds has released the first release candidate of the Linux 3.14 kernel but its codename has nothing to do with Pi.

For weeks already at Phoronix we have been covering the Linux 3.14 kernel changes quite in close detail and continuing to do so more than any other web-site as it pertains to Linux enthusiasts. For an overview of the top Linux 3.14 kernel changes read the Linux 3.14 kernel has many exciting features. In the next day or two I will also be writing a more at length summary on the major features of this next Linux kernel release plus various Linux 3.14 benchmarks.

Linus Torvalds' release announcement for Linux 3.14-rc1 can be read on the kernel mailing list.

The Linux 3.14-rc1 codename has nothing to do with "Pi", but is codenamed the Shuffling Zombie Juror.

About The Author
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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