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Evolution of the Linux kernel source code tarball size

Nov 14, 2011, 22:00 (6 Talkback[s])


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"I took some time to make a graph of the evolution of the size of the linux kernel tar.bz2 since version 1.0 till 3.1 (297 releases). It doesn't count the stable branches (2.6.x.y).

Impressive, it's mostly exponential. If dev keeps same pace, we should break the 100MB at linux 3.19.

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