The current development kernel is 2.5.63
by Linus on February 24. It
includes an ISAPnP update, some IDE changes (see last week's Kernel Page
), an ACPI update,
various architecture updates, a new x86 "double fault" handler, a bluetooth
update, and the inevitable set of spelling fixes. The the long-format changelog
has the details.
Linus's BitKeeper tree includes some more loadable module fixes, more
spelling fixes ("A 'wether' is a castrated goat"), a uClinux
update, an XFS update, a software suspend update, and various other fixes
and performance improvements.
The current stable kernel is 2.4.20. Marcelo has promised a new
2.4.21 prepatch soon, but it had not appeared as of this writing.
The current 2.4 prepatch from Alan Cox is 2.4.21-pre4-ac6; it adds mostly driver
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