On Sun, 2010-03-14 at 21:57 +0100, Mikael Djurfeldt wrote: > On Sun, Mar 14, 2010 at 21:42, Philipp Kern <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > From a current point of view squeeze will release with kernel 2.6.32 > > Would it be possible to, instead, release with kernel 2.6.33? Not a chance. > I see at least two improvements from 2.6.32 to 2.6.33 that will matter > a lot to certain subsets of users: > > * The TRIM command has been included in the block layer, allowing > efficient long-term use of SSD drives. Not really - most of them don't support it and there are some problems with the semantics of this command that hurt performance. > * EDAC on the amd64 platform has had many fixes, allowing monitoring > and control of EEC ram. Pre-2.6.33 kernels don't support EDAC at all > on many common systems. Might be possible to backport. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings I say we take off; nuke the site from orbit. It's the only way to be sure.
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