"With new releases of the kernel coming every two to three
months, Linux continues to test the limits of the open-source
development process. Moving forward, the roadmap for the
open-source operating system indicates a constant drive to add
features, while maintaining quality and stability.
"To get some perspective on what lies ahead in 2008, we caught
up with Linus Torvalds via email. His responses touched on the
Linux development process, upcoming features, and whether he's
concerned about potential patent litigation..."