Linux 2.6.39 assists firewalls, speeds up Ext4

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http://www.linuxfordevices.com – The final Linux 2.6.39 kernel was released with a fairly modest feature set, led by a new IPset technology for simplifying firewall deployment. Other major features include Ext4 performance and scalability improvements, a media controller subsystem for video acquisition, a block plugging overhaul for fast storage I/O, and support for the latest AMD & Cayman& Radeon graphics.... (Embedded)