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Linus Torvalds has announced the release of Linux 3.11
bill




msg:4606927
 1:44 am on Sep 3, 2013 (gmt 0)

http://www.paritynews.com/2013/09/03/2578/linux-3-11-released/ [paritynews.com]

Linux 3.11 released

Linus Torvalds has just announced the release of Linux 3.11 as anticipated.

...

Some of the features of Linux 3.11 include LZ4 compression, Zswap, XFS and EXT4 file system improvements, inclusion of Lustre, new DRM display, Dynamic Power Management (DPM) for Radeon GPUs, AVX2 optimization, Power PC architecture updates, ARM improvements, input device and audio stack improvements among others.

 

dataguy




msg:4607825
 12:07 pm on Sep 6, 2013 (gmt 0)

I've heard that they're calling this 'Linux 3.11 for Workgroups'.

Hehe.

DrDoc




msg:4607882
 5:00 pm on Sep 6, 2013 (gmt 0)

You're not too far from the truth, dataguy.

[paritynews.com...]
Linus Torvalds has released Linux 3.11-rc5 yesterday wishing that it would have been a lovely coincidence if he were able to release final Linux 3.11 as on the exact same day 20 years ago Microsoft released Windows 3.11.

“Sadly, the numerology doesn’t quite work out, and while releasing the final 3.11 today would be a lovely coincidence (Windows 3.11 was released twenty years ago today), it is not to be”, notes Torvalds in the release announcement.

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