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Linux 3.16-rc4 Kernel Brings More Fixes

Linus Torvalds has done another traditional Sunday afternoon development release of the Linux kernel. We're now just a few weeks out from seeing the release of Linux 3.16.

6 July 2014 - Linux 3.16 - 2 Comments
Linux 3.16-rc3 Kernel Released

Linus Torvalds is back to doing Sunday afternoon releases of the Linux kernel with today seeing the introduction of Linux 3.16-rc3.

29 June 2014 - Linux 3.16 - 6 Comments
Linux 3.16 Shows Some Slower Numbers On Intel Devil's Canyon

Yesterday I published some performance benchmarks indicating Intel ultrabook performance might be a bit slower on Linux 3.16 when comparing a recent Git kernel against Linux 3.15 stable. Today I have some results from a very different system: numbers on the very high-end Intel Core i7 4790K "Devil's Canyon" desktop rig.

26 June 2014 - Core i7 4790K - Add A Comment
SCSI Multi-Queue Performance Appears Great For Linux 3.17

Building upon the major blk-mq work for the multi-queue block layer, the SCSI multi-queue code is now in good shape according to its developers, is delivering very promising performance results, and should be merged into the Linux 3.17 kernel cycle.

18 June 2014 - SCSI-MQ - 1 Comment
The New Features To The Linux 3.16 Kernel

Linus Torvalds will most likely be releasing the Linux 3.16-rc1 kernel today, now that the merge window has been open for two weeks and the feature pull requests are coming to an end. Here's a concise look at the new features and improvements to be found with the Linux 3.16 kernel.

15 June 2014 - Linux 3.16 - Add A Comment
The Linux 3.16 Kernel Already Has A Ton Of New Features

The Linux 3.15 kernel isn't even expected for release until later today, but thanks to the Linux 3.16 merge window opening a week early to adjust to Linus Torvalds' upcoming schedule, we already have a good idea for a portion of the changes for the next kernel cycle.

8 June 2014 - Linux 3.16 - 7 Comments

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