Tech Insider					     Technology and Trends


			      USENET Archives

From: Linus Torvalds <torva...@cs.helsinki.fi>
Subject: Linux 2.0 really _is_ released..
Date: 1996/06/09
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.3.91.960609191250.6321C-100000@linux.cs.Helsinki.FI>#1/1
X-Deja-AN: 159433480
sender: owner-linux-ker...@vger.rutgers.edu
references: <Pine.LNX.3.91.960609085622.31635A-100000@linux.cs.Helsinki.FI>
content-type: TEXT/PLAIN; charset=US-ASCII
x-hdr-sender: torva...@cs.helsinki.fi
mime-version: 1.0
x-env-sender: owner-linux-kernel-outgo...@vger.rutgers.edu
newsgroups: linux.dev.kernel



Ok, I took the plunge, and Linux-2.0 is out there on the normal sites. I even
got the energy to write some inane announcement about it on cola, so it's too
late to chicken out any more. 

The changes from pre2.0.14:

 - Various minor TCP fixes (Eric Schenk), hopefully the "stuck in 
   SYN_SENT" thing is gone, and delayed acks might be a bit more clever. 
 - various debugging messages turned off.. (yes, finally the "socket 
   destroy delayed" message is gone ;-)
 - ISDN fixes
 - Logo included (but it's not in the patch, as it's a binary .gif file)
 - alpha updates for CIA-based machines (those DEC people either have a 
   strange sense of humor, or are totally clueless. I don't know which).
 - arcnet and eexpress driver fixes
 - SCSI should compile without /proc support (not that I've tested: sue 
   me)
 - aha152x update
 - initrd root unmount fix

Now I'm going to zonk out for a few days, and then I'll skip the country and
go to Argentina for a while. So while you struggle with the new kernel, you
can feel safe in the thought that I won't care in the least. Because I'm
taking a VACATION!

		Linus

			      USENET Archives


The materials and information included in this website may only be used
for purposes such as criticism, review, private study, scholarship, or 
research.


Electronic mail:			       WorldWideWeb:
   tech-insider@outlook.com			  http://tech-insider.org/