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Linux 3.6 Debuts with 5 Major Advances

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https://www.linux.com – Among the most visible features in the 3.6 kernel release is a “hybrid sleep” capability much like what has long been offered by Microsoft Windows. But plenty of other goodies also promise to improve life for Linux users, however. Here's five. Late last month Linux creator Linus Torvalds had been considering publishing an eighth release candidate of the Linux 3.6 kernel, but on Sunday Torvalds decided to skip that step and launch the final version instead. “A week passed, and things have been calm, and I honestly cannot see a major reason to do another rc,” Torvalds explained in th (Software)