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It's Sunday afternoon _somewhere_ in the world right now. In
particular, in the middle of nowhere on a boat.

I didn't expect to have any internet this week, and honestly, I
haven't had much, and not fast. But enough to keep up with critical
pull requests, and enough to push out an rc.

But credit for the internet goes to Disk Hohndel and vmware, because
I'm mooching off his phone hotspot WiFi to do this.

Anyway, It's been _fairly_ calm. Would I have hoped for even calmer
with my crappy internet? Sure. But hey, it's a lot smaller than rc6
was and I'm not really complaining.

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Also: Linux 5.2-rc7 Is Quiet & Released On A Boat Somewhere

Linux 5.2-rc7 Is Quiet & Released On A Boat Somewhere

  • Linux 5.2-rc7 Is Quiet & Released On A Boat Somewhere

    Linus Torvalds is off in "the middle of nowhere" on one of his well known scuba diving adventures but that didn't stop him from being able to release Linux 5.2-rc7 today like clock-work thanks to tethering of a smartphone.

    Torvalds initially wasn't sure about his ability to issue 5.2-rc7 but he managed to deliver. Of Linux 5.2-rc7 he says it's been a fairly calm week leading up to today's release. Additionally, 5.2-rc7 is smaller than the previous release candidate.

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