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From: Daniel Robbins <drobbins@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] New 2.4.18 Gentoo Linux kernel released
Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2002 16:02:13
Hi All, 

A new 2.4.18 Gentoo Linux kernel has been released and is now on rsync
and will soon be on anoncvs.  This new kernel includes:

Linux 2.4.18

Andrea Archangeli's 2.4.18-rc4-aa1 patch
	(2.4.18-rc4 is identical to 2.4.18)
	This includes the latest Andrea VM code and lots more stuff
	A recent XFS implementation has been integrated as well

Andrew Morton's read-latency2 patch
	Safely enhances multiple disk IO performance

DRM 4.2 from
	The latest DRM stuff for Xfree86 4.2.0 has been integrated

	The latest ACPI patch (acpi-20020214-2.4.17.diff.gz from has been integrated.

Mandrake patches
	A simple one-liner bootmem fix has been included from the
	latest cooker kernel.


Daniel Robbins                                  <drobbins@g.o>
Chief Architect/President              
Gentoo Technologies, Inc.