Linux 3.8

Linux 3.8 was released in February of 2013 with the Flash-Friendly File-System (F2FS) along with improvements to the Btrfs and EXT4 file-systems. Linux 3.8 additionally features automatic NUMA balancing and support for i386 CPUs was dropped.

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Linux 3.8 Articles & Reviews

Intel Core i7 Haswell Benchmarks On Linux 3.12   Software   14 Oct 2013
Btrfs vs. EXT4 vs. XFS vs. F2FS On Linux 3.10   Software   17 May 2013
32-bit vs. 64-bit Ubuntu 13.04 Linux Performance   Operating Systems   25 Apr 2013
Western Digital RE4 1TB SATA Enterprise HDD   Storage   11 Mar 2013
F2FS Results Mixed Against Microsoft's exFAT On Linux   Software   06 Mar 2013
Linux 3.8 File-System Testing From A SATA 3.0 HDD   Storage   27 Feb 2013
NILFS2: A Slow But Dependable Linux File-System   Software   24 Feb 2013
Linux 3.1 To Linux 3.8 Radeon DRM Benchmarks   Display Drivers   22 Feb 2013
F2FS File-System Runs Great On SDHC Storage   Software   21 Feb 2013
F2FS File-System Shows Hope, Runs Against Btrfs &...   Software   18 Feb 2013
EXT4 Still Leads Over Btrfs File-System On Linux 3.8   Software   14 Feb 2013
Linux 3.2 To 3.8 Kernels With Intel Ivy Bridge...   Display Drivers   27 Jan 2013
Five-Way NVIDIA GeForce Comparison On Nouveau   Display Drivers   11 Jan 2013
NVIDIA GeForce 600 "Kepler" On Open-Source:...   Display Drivers   08 Jan 2013
Nouveau Driver Remains Much Slower Than NVIDIA's...   Display Drivers   04 Jan 2013
Early Benchmark Preview Of The Linux 3.8 Kernel   Software   03 Jan 2013
Nouveau NVIDIA Driver Can Be Faster With Linux 3.8   Display Drivers   02 Jan 2013
AMD Radeon Performance Preview On Linux 3.8   Display Drivers   14 Dec 2012

Linux 3.8 Linux News

Alpine Linux 3.8 Released With ARM64 Raspberry Pi...   Operating Systems   26 Jun 2018
FreeBSD Working On A GPLv3 Toolchain Repo & Other...   BSD   02 May 2016
A 0-Day Local Privilege Escalation Bug Hits The Linux...   Linux Kernel   19 Jan 2016
Valve Puts Out The Steam Link SDK With OpenGL ES, Qt...   Valve   14 Jan 2016
FreeBSD 10.2 Released, Linux Compatibility Based Off...   BSD   14 Aug 2015
FreeBSD 10.2 Beta 1 Released   BSD   11 Jul 2015
Coreboot Ported To A ~$30 AMD AM1 Motherboard   Coreboot   10 Apr 2015
DragonFlyBSD Is Almost To Linux 3.10 Era Intel...   BSD   28 Jan 2015
F2FS Might Get Enabled In Fedora   Free Software   23 Dec 2014
Recapping All The Interesting Talks Of XDC2014   X.Org   12 Oct 2014
Like The Other BSDs, DragonFlyBSD Lags Greatly Behind...   BSD   11 Oct 2014
FreeBSD Is Slowly But Surely Trying To Catch Up With...   BSD   10 Oct 2014
DragonFlyBSD Finally Gets Haswell Graphics Support   BSD   11 Aug 2014
DragonFlyBSD 3.8 Brings New USB Stack, Intel DRM...   BSD   05 Jun 2014
Linux Benchmarks Of Intel's Quark X1000 On The Galileo...   Intel   09 Mar 2014
Linux 3.8 To Linux 3.14 Intel DRM Graphics Benchmarks   Linux Kernel   28 Jan 2014
Benchmarking Oracle's Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel   Oracle   03 Dec 2013
CentOS 6.5, Oracle Linux 6.5 RHEL Clones Get Released   Red Hat   02 Dec 2013
OpenBSD 5.4 Has New Hardware Support, Intel DRM   BSD   01 Nov 2013
AMD Radeon FreeBSD Support Continues Advancing   Radeon   27 Sep 2013
DragonFlyBSD Updates Its DRM Code Against FreeBSD   BSD   14 Sep 2013
AMD Radeon KMS Driver Merged Into FreeBSD   Radeon   28 Aug 2013
Linux Can Work On The 2013 MacBook Air   Hardware   25 Aug 2013
AMD Radeon Driver Support To Land In FreeBSD 10.0   BSD   19 Aug 2013
OpenBSD Now Has AMD Radeon KMS Graphics   Radeon   14 Aug 2013
Linux 3.11 Power Consumption Results Are Mixed   Linux Kernel   09 Aug 2013
Haswell Perf Doesn't Change Much On Linux 3.11   Intel   20 Jul 2013
Native Linux Kernel Module Is Out For Microsoft exFAT   Microsoft   25 Jun 2013
Assessing The Current Intel Haswell Linux Experience   Intel   21 Jun 2013
OpenMandriva Goes Into Alpha Form, Russian-Based   Operating Systems   19 Jun 2013
Core i7 4770K - HD Graphics 4600 On New Linux Kernels   Intel   09 Jun 2013
F2FS Patches Provide Support For Inline Data   Linux Storage   04 Jun 2013
Gaming, Linux Desktop Advances For May 2013   Phoronix   31 May 2013
Intel Ultrabook Performance Is Faster With Mesa 9.2   Mesa   22 May 2013
Mageia 3 Released, Still Using Legacy GRUB   Operating Systems   19 May 2013
Benchmarking The Intel P-State, CPUfreq Changes   Intel   19 May 2013
Linux 3.10 Kernel Benchmarks On A Core i7 Laptop   Linux Kernel   18 May 2013
Linux Mint 15 "Olivia" Approaches With New...   Operating Systems   16 May 2013
New Linux Kernel Vulnerability Exploited   Linux Kernel   15 May 2013
Comparing The Ubuntu And Fedora Linux Kernels   Linux Kernel   09 May 2013
What Was Striking On Phoronix Last Month   Phoronix   01 May 2013
AMD Releases Catalyst 13.4 For Linux   AMD   24 Apr 2013
Arch-Based Manjaro Linux Runs Against Ubuntu 13.04   Operating Systems   24 Apr 2013
Using zRAM On Ubuntu 13.04 Linux   Ubuntu   21 Apr 2013
R600g Tests Show Little Change On Mesa 9.2-devel   AMD   17 Apr 2013
Benchmarking Fedora 18 Updates   Fedora   16 Apr 2013
Tuning Btrfs vs. F2FS, EXT4, XFS File-Systems   Free Software   13 Apr 2013
AMD Kernel Mode-Setting Continues On FreeBSD   AMD   13 Apr 2013
Intel OpenGL Performance On The Linux 3.9 Kernel   Linux Kernel   12 Apr 2013
Benchmarking PHP 5.5 Beta 3: Not Too Much Over 5.4   Free Software   11 Apr 2013
New AMD Catalyst Beta Supports Linux 3.8, TF2 Fixes   AMD   10 Apr 2013
Nouveau Improves Some Games With Linux 3.9 Kernel   Nouveau   10 Apr 2013
Early Mesa 9.2 Benchmarks With Nouveau   Mesa   10 Apr 2013
Mir, ARM & Valve Excite Linux Users This Month   Valve   31 Mar 2013
Mageia 3 Beta 4 Surfaces For Easter   Operating Systems   31 Mar 2013
AMD Catalyst 13.3 Beta 3 Available For Linux Users   AMD   24 Mar 2013
Intel KMS/DRM Driver Readied For OpenBSD   BSD   18 Mar 2013
Nouveau vs. NVIDIA Drivers On Quadro Laptop   Nouveau   15 Mar 2013
Five Years Later, Intel Poulsbo Is Still A Linux Mess   Intel   15 Mar 2013
Intel Delivers Innovations Atop Google's Android   Intel   12 Mar 2013
Features You Won't Find In The Linux 3.9 Kernel   Linux Kernel   10 Mar 2013
Mageia 3 Beta 3 Ships Linux 3.8, Uses Journalctl   Operating Systems   10 Mar 2013
New Linux Distribution Ships Valve's Steam...   Valve   08 Mar 2013
Intel GPU Benchmarks On Linux 3.9-rc1 Kernel   Intel   04 Mar 2013
Linux EFI Tools Supports Manipulating UEFI Signatures   Hardware   01 Mar 2013
New Linux Kernel LZO For 3.9 Is Much Faster   Linux Kernel   01 Mar 2013
Windows, Wine, Intel, Compilers Top February   Phoronix   28 Feb 2013
Top Features For The Linux 3.9 Kernel   Linux Kernel   28 Feb 2013
Intel Mesa 9.1 Benchmarks On Unity, KDE, Xfce, Etc   Mesa   28 Feb 2013
Google Working On Android Based On Linux 3.8   Google   27 Feb 2013
SNA Sandy Bridge Is Quick To Beat UXA Too   Intel   27 Feb 2013
Intel Ironlake OpenGL Performance On Mesa 9.1   Mesa   26 Feb 2013
AMD 760G (Radeon 3000) May Be Worrisome On Linux   Radeon   25 Feb 2013
Linux Kernel Exploit Affecting Linux 3.3 To Linux 3.8   Linux Kernel   25 Feb 2013
Samsung Brings Fixes To F2FS In Linux 3.9 Kernel   Linux Storage   25 Feb 2013
IBM Continues Work On POWER8 In Linux 3.9 Kernel   Hardware   24 Feb 2013
AMD Radeon KMS Being Ported To FreeBSD   BSD   20 Feb 2013
NDISwrapper 1.58 Now Runs On Newer Kernels   Linux Kernel   20 Feb 2013
Initial Benchmarks Of The LLVM/Clang 3.3 Compiler   LLVM   19 Feb 2013
Linux 3.8 Kernel Officially Released   Linux Kernel   18 Feb 2013
Revised Stack Space Patch For R600 Gallium3D Driver   Mesa   18 Feb 2013
VIA Kernel Mode-Setting Still Being Toyed With   VIA   16 Feb 2013
Nouveau Driver Support Still Like Russian Roulette   Nouveau   14 Feb 2013
Nine Exciting Features Coming To Mesa 9.1   Mesa   14 Feb 2013
Phoronix Test Suite 4.4 Enhances For Mac OS X, F2FS   Phoronix Test Suite   13 Feb 2013
Linux 3.8-rc7 Kernel: Drivers & Random Smattering   Linux Kernel   08 Feb 2013
Features Coming In For The Linux 3.9 Kernel   Linux Kernel   08 Feb 2013
AMD Has Open-Source Driver For HD 8000 Series   AMD   04 Feb 2013
NVIDIA Continues Backing Open-Source Tegra Driver   NVIDIA   03 Feb 2013
AMD Radeon Driver Changes Coming For Linux 3.9   Radeon   02 Feb 2013
Linaro Puts Out Its First Release Of 2013   Free Software   01 Feb 2013
Linux 3.8-rc6 Kernel Is Bigger Than Linus Would Like   Linux Kernel   01 Feb 2013
239 News Stories & 20 Articles About Linux This...   Phoronix   31 Jan 2013
Optimizing Mesa Performance With Compiler Flags   Mesa   27 Jan 2013
Linux 3.8-rc5 Kernel Quietly Released   Linux Kernel   26 Jan 2013
Intel Still Tidying Up Linux Support For Haswell   Intel   26 Jan 2013
Mageia 3 Beta 2 Is Ready For Testing   Operating Systems   26 Jan 2013
Intel Begins Publishing Linux Patches For...   Intel   25 Jan 2013
Btrfs Still Working To Address Corruption Issue   Free Software   23 Jan 2013
HDA Intel Audio To Improve A Lot In Linux 3.9 Kernel   Intel   18 Jan 2013