Back onto the one week RC release cycle
, Linus Torvalds has today released the Linux 2.6.24-rc5 kernel. This latest RC kernel doesn't contain any major updates but just addresses a variety of regressions and other small issues. In the 2.6.24-rc5 release announcement
, Linus mentioned that the final Linux 2.6.24 kernel will not be out in time for Christmas unless there are more development elves working on wrapping up the regressions.