Tues April 05, 2016
This newsletter is to provide a status update from the Ubuntu Kernel Team. There will also be highlights provided for any interesting subjects the team may be working on.
- Kamal released v4.2.8-ckt7 stable
- Kamal released v3.19.8-ckt18 stable
Devel Kernel Announcements
Our Xenial kernel remains based on the latest v4.4.6 stable release and is available for testing in the archive, ie linux-4.4.0-17.33. Please test and let us know your results. Also be aware that Xenial Kernel Freeze is Thurs, April 7. Any patches which have not landed by now will be subject to SRU. Thanks!
Stable Kernel Announcements
Current cycle: 01-Apr through 23-Apr ==================================================================== 01-Apr Last day for kernel commits for this cycle 03-Apr - 09-Apr Kernel prep week. 10-Apr - 16-Apr Bug verification & Regression testing. 17-Apr - 23-Apr Regression testing & Release to -updates. Note: April 21 is release day Kernel Versions ==================================================================== precise 3.2.0-101.141 trusty 3.13.0-85.129 vivid 3.19.0-58.64 wily 4.2.0-35.40 lts-trusty 3.13.0-84.128~precise1 lts-utopic 3.16.0-69.89~14.04.1 lts-vivid 3.19.0-56.62~14.04.1 lts-wily 4.2.0-35.40~14.04.1 lts-xenial 4.4.0-14.30~14.04.2 Next cycle: 22-Apr through 14-May ==================================================================== 22-Apr Last day for kernel commits for this cycle 24-Apr - 30-Apr Kernel prep week. 01-May - 07-May Bug verification & Regression testing. 08-May - 14-May Regression testing & Release to -updates.
- The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link: