Linux kernel version 3.0 (RC 1) had released, few day before, with some special features such as virtualization support with Xen ..and changes. The latest stable kernel is 126.96.36.199.
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What’s special about Linux Kernel 3.0 ?
Now, Linux kernel (from vs 3.0 onwards) will have full support of Xen.
What is Xen ?
Xen is an open source industry standard for virtualization and offers an efficient, powerful and secure virtualization of various CPU (Central Processing Unit) architectures such as x86, x86_64, IA64, ARM …etc. Xen hyperwisor allows you to run multiple guest operating system on a computer. it’s free and licensed under GPL (GNU Public License).
Linux kernel version 188.8.131.52 has just released,on Sep 06,2010.The important changes in this version is written below(for more details go to it’s official website,link is given below).
Changes in Files
No. of files Added : 1
No. of files Changed : 75
No. of files Deleted : 0
Changes in lines of code
No. of lines Added : 3328
No. of lines Changed : 3128
No. of lines Deleted : 237
Linux Kernel v184.108.40.206 rc1 is release just..on Jul 30 ,2010.The updates in this new/latest version of linux kernel is summarized below with the details(For more details follow the link given for the official website of Linux).
Total Number of Files Added : 1
Total Number of Files Changed : 224
Total Number of Files Removed : 0
No. of Lines added : 2594
No. of Lines changed : 2246
No. of Lines removed : 1337
More Info about this kernel release
Linux kernel version 2.6.34.rc6 released on April 29, 2010.The important changes made can be summarized as :
changes made : In terms of file
1.File added :1083
2.File changed :11070
3.File removed :352
In terms of line of code :
4.Line added :606832
5.Line changed :657944
6.Line removed :277476
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