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Finnix Is The First Distro With Linux Kernel 3.0

Jul 26, 2011, 23:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Marius Nestor)

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"The 3.0 kernel found in the Finnix 102 release was produced by the Finnix developers and it was partially based on Debian pre-release kernels. Support for Linux kernel 3.0 in Finnix was heavily tested throughout the entire Linux 3.0 RC process.

"Finnix 102 also features the powerful XZ (LZMA2) compression for root and initrd, which resulted in a smaller ISO image up to 20%. Finnix 102 has been also tested on a Power Mac G5 DP/DC computer."

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