Linux-1.99 (pre2.0.x)

Ulrich Windl (
Mon, 13 May 1996 15:51:59 +0200

It seems the pre2 patches are to indicate the "utimate code freeze".
Unfortunately the naming convention breaks the patch-kernel script!
Why not going on with 101?

Maybe for the next time (v2.0) we can start with two or three digits
of patchlevel. That way the DIR in FTP would be sorted in a better


P.S. For those who are interested:
I have the following files on

jitter.gz - A gzipped PostSCript file of my measurements of clock
jitter in bouble logarithmic scale
linux.tif - A "Linux inside" logo (not meant as "the Linux" logo)