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Linux 2.2.1 released

Jan 28, 1999, 15:37 (2 Talkback[s])

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This is the "Brown Paper Bag Release", according to Linus Torvalds.

Linus writes:

Subject: Linux-2.2.1 - the Brown Paper Bag release

The subject says it all. We did have a few paper-bag-inducing bugs in 2.2.0, so there's a 2.2.1 out there now, just a few days after 2.2.0.

Oh, well. These things happen,


The bug Linus is talking about is the ldd core problem.

Download the latest kernel from your neighborhood kernel store. -lt ed