Linux 3.1 release delayed for kernel.org and Linus' vacation
Sep 22, 2011, 16:00 (2 Talkback[s])
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"The Linux kernel is developed and released at a rapid pace that
seems to almost never slow down.
For the upcoming Linux 3.1 kernel, it's a pace that will be just
a bit slower in terms of the actual release due to a number of
For one, kernel.org remains offline after a reported hack at the
end of August. Yes I know that development continues at GitHub but
Linus Torvalds wants to do the Linux 3.2 merge on kernel.org.
The other factor is that Linus is going on vacation.