Tues April 19, 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-ckt8 stable
- Kamal released v3.19.8-ckt19 stable
- Luis released v3.16.7-ckt27 (the final 3.16-stable)
- Kamal released v3.13.11-ckt39 (the final 3.13-stable)
Devel Kernel Announcements
We have promoted our final Xenial kernel, ie linux-4.4.0-21.37, for the 16.04 release this Thurs. It is based on the v4.4.6 stable release. All patches are now subject to SRU policy. 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: