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CNN: What's next for Linux?

Aug 14, 1999, 18:45 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by James Niccolai)

[ Thanks to CodeZ for this link. ]

"Linus Torvalds wants more battery life from his Sony Vaio notebook, so naturally, better power management is among the improvements planned for the next version of the Linux kernel.

"Apparently that's how it goes when you've been anointed "leader of the free world" by your open-source peers.

"In an upbeat keynote speech at the LinuxWorld conference here Tuesday night, Torvalds, the creator of Linux, briefed a packed conference center on which technical features will be included in version 2.4 of the operating system's kernel, which he said will be pushed out the door by the end of the year."

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