Zeichick’s Take: Android and Linux do the reverse-fork maneuver – SDTimes.com

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  1. Rob

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    March 21, 2012 — Android forked out from Linux. And now, with Linux 3.3 (released on March 18), it has been sucked back into the mainline. The description from KernelNewbies is succinct and clear: For a long time, code from the Android project has not ... Full story here.


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    This is good news for the entire Linux community. For a long time I have shied away from Android. Mainly because I didn't want to go down a fork that's disconnected from the source. Now I am having another look at those tablets which use Android.

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