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pf-kernel is yet another Linux kernel fork which provides you with a handful of awesome features not merged into mainline. It is based on neither existing Linux fork nor patchset, although some unofficial ports may be used if required patches haven't been released officially. The name of the fork is by no means related to BSD Packet Filter. «pf» stands for «post-factum», the author's nickname.

Latest patch 4.5-pf3 [signature] (6.05.2016), applies to bare 4.5 kernel with no stable patches
Latest commits 4.5 branch
Older patches since 2.6.31
Source code [git] [http] [browser]
Arch Linuxofficial binaries (Intel Ivy Bridge, AMD Jaguar)
unofficial mainline branch with enhancements (AUR)
unofficial LTS 3.14 branch (AUR)
Fedoraunofficial binaries and specs

GPLv2 reminds: this program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

Included patches:

  1. [m] mainline update
  2. [m] -ck patchset with BFS
  3. [m] BFQ I/O scheduler
  4. [m] TuxOnIce
  5. [m] UKSM
  6. [m] graysky's kernel GCC patch



If any error occurs, please report to me.

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