Re: Number of bugs - statistics

From: Bart Van Assche
Date: Thu May 22 2008 - 12:38:34 EST

On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 2:28 PM, Bosko Radivojevic
<bosko.radivojevic@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Is there any kind of analysis of number of (reported or resolved) bugs
> through time in Linux kernel floating around? I'm trying to convince
> my colleagues that newer kernel version does not mean more bugs than
> the previous 'well tested' ones.

The following summary of a speech by Andrew Morton contains good
arguments as why you should use a recent kernel:

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