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Linux 3.2 rc3

Nov 28, 2011, 15:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"Hey, since most of the US will be in a food-induced coma tomorrow, I just *know* that doing a new release candidate is a good idea.

One quarter arch updates, two quarters drivers, and one quarter random changes. Shake vigorously and serve cold..

And maybe the rest of the world can try to make up for the lack of any expected US participation? Hmm?

Anyway, whether you will be stuffing yourself with turkey tomorrow or not, there's a new -rc out. I'd love to say that things have been calming down, and that the number of commits just keep shrinking, but I'd be lying. -rc3 is actually bigger than -rc2, mainly due to a network update (none in -rc2) and with Greg doing his normal usb/driver-core/tty/staging thing.

We also had a drm update.

That said, most of the commits are pretty small and reasonable. So there's certainly more churn than I'd like, but it's not like it's a lot of big changes, there's just a fair number of small things going on. The shortlog (appended) gives a fair flavor of the details.

Linus

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