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Linux 5.17 debuts after 'very calm' extra week of work

steelpillow Silver badge

Re: This one has lost me!

Presumably for much the same reason Linux never moved to GPLv3. Linus is happy to offer his punters the choice of how to roll it, and sod the hardware lockdown it's not his problem.

Of course, whether one agrees with that attitude...

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