Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 21st Apr 2010 23:01 UTC
Red Hat "Linux vendor Red Hat today released the first public beta of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, giving observers a look at what's to come in the next version of its flagship operating system platform. The new release takes advantage of a long list of new Linux kernel improvements for performance and scalability while also providing new technologies for security, management, and virtualization."
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RE: Disappointed in kernel
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Thu 22nd Apr 2010 16:51 UTC in reply to "Disappointed in kernel"
Bill Shooter of Bul
Member since:
2006-07-14

A bleeding edge kernel in RHEL??

That's not likely. In fact, I'm surprised it has 2.6.32.

Keep in mind Fedora is a testing ground for things that go into RHEL. So yes, 2.6.33 is being tested in Fedora 12, that doesn't mean its met all of their requirements yet.

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RE[2]: Disappointed in kernel
by vivainio on Thu 22nd Apr 2010 20:26 in reply to "RE: Disappointed in kernel"
vivainio Member since:
2008-12-26

In fact, I'm surprised it has 2.6.32.


.32 is a "long term support" kernel, so it makes perfect sense. Lucid is also using the same version.

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