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Old 11-29-2008, 01:57 AM   #1
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Question help


can anybody tell me abt even linux & odd linux?why it is so &which distro it uses ????
 
Old 11-29-2008, 02:32 AM   #2
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please use intelligent thread titles - "help" is of no use whatsoever, and also proper thread content - odd and even?? what does that mean??
 
Old 11-29-2008, 03:17 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by prasadshettigar View Post
can anybody tell me abt even linux & odd linux?why it is so &which distro it uses ????
You're thread title is help.
Are you in danger ?
A thread title like help is not very use full
Be more specific what you like to know
 
Old 11-29-2008, 05:23 AM   #4
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Never heard of these flavors of linux: odd and even....
 
Old 11-29-2008, 05:34 AM   #5
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* Prior to the Linux 2.6.x series, even numbers indicate a stable release, i.e. one that is deemed fit for production use, such as 1.2, 2.4 or 2.6. Odd numbers have historically been development releases, such as 1.1 or 2.5. They were for testing new features and drivers until they became sufficiently stable to be included in a stable release. It was an even/odd version number scheme.
* Starting with the Linux 2.6.x series, there is no significance to even or odd numbers, with new feature development going on in the same kernel series. Linus Torvalds has stated that this will be the model for the foreseeable future.
 
  


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