The current 2.6 prepatch remains 2.6.8-rc2
; no new prepatches have
been released over the last week.
Linus has been committing patches to his BitKeeper repository, however;
they include lots more code annotations and fixups, various networking
fixes, some NX improvements for old binary support, and a number of other
fixes. Things appear to be stabilizing for the real 2.6.8 release.
The current prepatch from Andrew Morton is 2.6.8-rc2-mm1. Recent additions to -mm include
the pmdisk/swsusp merge (covered here last
week), some performance counter tweaks (enables inheritance of settings
across fork() and exec()), some scheduling domains
cleanup work, various latency reductions, and a large number of other fixes.
The current 2.4 prepatch is 2.4.27-rc3 and has been since
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