The current 2.6 prepatch is 2.6.21-rc5
on March 25. It
contains a number of fixes, including a set for timer-related regressions.
Says Linus: "Those timer changes ended up much more painful than
anybody wished for, but big thanks to Thomas Gleixner for being on it like
a weasel on a dead rat, and the regression list has kept shrinking.
for the details.
Several dozen fixes have been merged into the mainline git repository
since -rc5 was released.
The current -mm tree is 2.6.21-rc5-mm2. Recent changes
to -mm include a new lumpy reclaim patch, an updated deadline staircase
(formerly RSDL) scheduler, a number of futex enhancements, and the integrity
management patch set (see below).
The current stable 2.6 kernel is 188.8.131.52, released on March 23.
For older kernels: 184.108.40.206 was released with
several fixes on March 26.
In the 2.4 world, 220.127.116.11
was released on March 24; it only contains two changes. 2.4.35-pre2 is also out with a
rather larger set of fixes.
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