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Linux 2.6.30 Gets Faster Boot - but is Fedora Faster?

Jun 11, 2009, 00:03 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

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"New filesystem support, security and driver improvements are all part of the new Linux 2.6.30 kernel release, although one of the most noticeable elements in the new release is the kernel inclusion of fastboot, an enhancement designed to speed startup for Linux-based systems.

"Linux 2.6.30 also marks a step back, reinaugurating Tux the penguin as its official mascot after a one-release hiatus, during which Tuz the Tasmanian devil held the reins as a effort to raise awareness around the plight of the Tasmanian devil."

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