The current 2.6 prepatch is 2.6.23-rc3
by Linus on
August 12. "Either people really are calming down, and figuring
out that we're in the stabilization phase, or it's just that it's the
middle of August, and most everybody at least in Europe are off on
" The changes are mostly limited to fixes; see the
for the details.
As of this writing, a few dozen post-rc3 fixes have been merged into the
The current -mm tree is 2.6.23-rc2-mm2. Recent changes
to -mm include a new e1000 network driver, a bunch of IDE updates, and
support for NUMA nodes with no memory.
The current stable 2.6 kernel is 184.108.40.206, released on August 15. It
contains several fixes, one of which is security-related. 220.127.116.11, containing a rather
larger set of fixes, was released on August 9.
For older kernels: Willy Tarreau has announced his intention to put together "a few
more" 2.6.20 stable updates. The first of those is due almost any time.
18.104.22.168 was released on
August 15. It contains some build fixes and one security patch.
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