[OT] Linus Torvalds delays Linux 3.0 launch due to a subtle bug

Jordon Bedwell jordon at envygeeks.com
Thu Jul 21 05:34:10 UTC 2011

On 07/21/2011 12:09 AM, Doug wrote:
> On 07/21/2011 12:56 AM, Ric Moore wrote:
>>> What has a bug in Linux 3.0 got to do with Microsoft anyway?
>> Because maybe there are trying to release with the Hyper V-code feature
>> working? That would make 3.0 a major splash release, instead of more of
>> the usual WiFi and USB fixes. It's a thought. Maybe it's something else.
>> So, I would expect a 3.0 release to have some major feature improvement
>> or a new inclusion. Ric
> Pardon my naiveté, but what is Hyper-V and what would it do for me?

You aren't the only person the matters so don't look at it from a
subjective PoV. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyper-V the problem has
nothing to do with hyper-v anyways, it's because of a VFS bug:

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