"The Linux Kernel Archives are perhaps most familiar through
their web interface, http://kernel.org/. The latest release of the
Linux kernel is easily found here, along with patches by various
Linux kernel hackers, and mirrors of other popular free and open
source projects. Countless people worldwide happily rely on this
archive without giving much thought to the effort behind it.
"In a recent announcement to the Linux Kernel Mailing List, H.
Peter Anvin detailed a recent upgrade of the infrastructure behind