Linux 2.6.2 kernel released

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For all you Linux folks you can grab the new kernel here or check out the change log here.
 

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I don't see much difference from 2.6.1 unless you specifically need it for certain support or better support for existing HD.
 

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I always thought that Linux was safe and good, but now I am looking at 100+ pages of changelog between 2.61 and 2.62 alone...
 

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Mistakes happen. And not everything in the changelog is a critically serious issue. *Shrug*
 

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I compiled it, haven't really noticed a difference between 2.6.0, 2.6.1, and 2.6.2, the 2.6.x does seems a hell of a lot faster than the 2.4.x
 

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Glaanieboy said:
I always thought that Linux was safe and good, but now I am looking at 100+ pages of changelog between 2.61 and 2.62 alone...
Imagine if you saw the changelog for some Microsoft kernel between "versions".
 

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Also like alot of things in the computer world you don't have to upgrade unless there is a new feature/bug fix/security patch that you need. New doesn't always = better/stable
 

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Xie said:
Imagine if you saw the changelog for some Microsoft kernel between "versions".

LOL. You'd probably need google to search through it.
 

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