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Linux 3.0-rc2 Kernel Is A Quiet Release

Linux Kernel

Published on 06 June 2011 10:18 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Linux Kernel
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The second -rc release for the Linux 3.0 kernel is rather quiet and not too exciting. Linus pushed out this new kernel release in the early hours of the morning.

The Linux 3.0-rc2 release does have a rather large Btrfs file-system update, but this release mostly consists of driver regression fixes, a few reverts, and other tweaks.

The Linux 3.0-rc2 announcement can be read at LKML.org.

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