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#LinuxCon: Linux 3.0.3 Released in front of Live Audience

Aug 18, 2011, 09:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"Have you ever wanted to see how a new stable kernel release is made?

Speaking at the LinuxCon conference, Greg Kroah-Hartman did what few people have seen before - a live demonstration of how a stable kernel is pushed out.

Kroah-Hartman released Linux 3.0.3 in front of the audience putting his scripts up on the screen for all to see. I managed to capture the whole process in a video, so now you too can 'witness' a kernel release.

Now to be fair, the patch work and testing was done before on the on-stage theatrics but still - it's cool to see..check out the video to see for yourself.

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