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Kernel release status

The current 2.6 development kernel is 2.6.29-rc3, released on January 28. Some 430 changesets were merged since 2.6.29-rc2; most of these are fixes, but there's also a reorganization of the filesystem Kconfig files, a couple of drivers for the i.MX31 processor, a driver for TI OMAP High Speed Multimedia card interfaces, and a driver for Freescale QUICC Engine USB host controllers. The short-form changelog is in Linus's announcement; see the full changelog for lots of details.

The current stable 2.6 kernel is, released on January 24; the update was released at the same time. Both contain a fairly long list of fixes for a number of serious problems.

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