The current 2.6 prepatch remains 2.6.10-rc3
The trickle of patches into Linus's BitKeeper repository continues;
currently merged patches include a CIFS update, an IDE update, some
networking fixes (including a fix for the IGMP
a DVB update and various other fixes.
The current patch from Andrew Morton is 2.6.10-rc3-mm1. Recent additions to -mm
include a reworking of the VFS readahead code, parts of the page fault handler scalability patch set,
hooks needed for the merging of the Xen architecture, a big set of
user-mode Linux patches, in-inode extended
attribute support for ext3, unlocked ioctl() support (see
below), a set of SELinux patches, and lots of fixes.
The current 2.4 prepatch remains 2.4.29-pre1; Marcelo has released
no prepatches since November 25.
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