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    SubjectRe: Default cache_hot_time value back to 10ms
    Andrew Morton wrote:
    > Nick Piggin <nickpiggin@yahoo.com.au> wrote:
    >
    >>Any idea when 2.6.9 will be coming out?
    >
    >
    > Before -mm hits 1000 patches, I hope.
    >
    > 2.6.8 wasn't really super-stable and our main tool for getting the quality
    > is to stretch the release times, give us time to shake things out. The
    > release time is largely driven by perceptions of current stability, bug
    > report rates, etc.
    >
    > A current guess would be -rc4 later this week, 2.6.9 late next week. We'll
    > see.
    >
    > One way of advancing that is to get down and work on bugs in current -linus
    > tree, yes?
    >
    > If this still doesn't seem to be working out and if 2.6.9 isn't as good as
    > we'd like I'll consider shutting down -mm completely once we hit -rc2 so
    > people have nothing else to do apart from fix bugs in, and test -linus.
    > We'll see.
    >

    OK thanks for the explanation.

    Any thoughts about making -rc's into -pre's, and doing real -rc's?
    It would have caught the NFS bug that made 2.6.8.1, and probably
    the cd burning problems... Or is Linus' patching finger just too
    itchy?
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