Saturday, 7 August 2010

Debian 6.0 "Squeeze" in Freeze

This site is not a news or link aggregator but today I'll make an exception as earlier today news broke that the upcoming Debian 6.0 is now in feature freeze. Although not my main operating system any longer Debian is always one to watch for stability and the number of architectures it supports.
In consequence this means that no more new features will be added and
all work will now be concentrated on polishing Debian “Squeeze” to
achieve the quality Debian stable releases are known for.
The upcoming release will use Linux 2.6.32 as its default kernel
in the installer and on all Linux architectures.
I just wished they'ld have used a newer kernel to get the performance improvements.

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