After a week of LinuxCon and the Linux Plumbers Conference, Linus Torvalds has made the Linux 2.6.32-rc1 kernel release, which also marks the closure of the merge window for this kernel cycle. The Linux 2.6.32 kernel
brings many driver updates. new drivers, many file-system updates, and much more.
Exciting us in the Linux 2.6.32 kernel is the ATI R600/700 kernel mode-setting and 3D support
along with the VGA Arbitration code
and the KMS page-flipping ioctl
. There are also many other DRM changes
The (short) Linux 2.6.32-rc1 kernel release announcement can be found at LKML.org