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Linux 3.15 Resumes Faster

The third major milestone release this year of the open-source Linux kernel is now available, providing users with new and improved features. The Linux 3.15 kernel follows Linux 3.14, which was formally released on March 30.

Among the enhanced capabilities in the Linux 3.15 kernel is improved suspend and resume performance. The new suspend and resume code "provides a tangible speed up for a non-esoteric use case (laptop resume)," Linux kernel developer Dan Williams told Linux creator Linus Torvalds in a Linux Kernel Mailing List (LKML) message.

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Linux 3.15 Speeds Up Suspend/Resume Performance

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at InternetNews.com. Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.