The current 2.6 development kernel is 2.6.27-rc5
on August 28.
"The most exciting (well, for me personally - my life is apparently
too boring for words) was how we had some stack overflows that totally
corrupted some basic thread data structures. That's exciting because we
haven't had those in a long time. The cause turned out to be a somewhat
overly optimistic increase in the maximum NR_CPUS value, but it also caused
some introspection about our stack usage in general.
excitement can be found in the
Fixes continue to flow into the mainline repository; the 2.6.27-rc6
prepatch can be expected sometime soon.
No stable kernel releases have been made over the last week. The
18.104.22.168 and 22.214.171.124 stable updates are in the review process as of this
writing; they can be expected on or after September 6.
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