This Linux kernel change "Linux 5.0-rc8" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sun Feb 24 16:46:45 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5908e6b (patch) which is from upstream commit c3619a4. The same Linux upstream change may have been applied to various maintained Linux releases and you can find all Linux releases containing changes from upstream c3619a4.
There are 2 lines of Linux source code added/deleted in this change. Code changes to Linux kernel are as follows.
Makefile | 2 +- 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-) diff --git a/Makefile b/Makefile index 96c5335..ac5ac28 100644 --- a/Makefile +++ b/Makefile @@ -2,7 +2,7 @@ VERSION = 5 PATCHLEVEL = 0 SUBLEVEL = 0 -EXTRAVERSION = -rc7 +EXTRAVERSION = -rc8 NAME = Shy Crocodile # *DOCUMENTATION*