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|Our Yakkety kernel tree still remains a snapshot of our Xenial kernel. We'll look to get this rebased to v4.6 soon. We are also going to target a v4.8 based kernel for the 16.10 release.|
Tues May 24, 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.
- 16.10 will target a v4.8 based kernel
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Devel Kernel Announcements
Our Yakkety kernel tree still remains a snapshot of our Xenial kernel. We'll look to get this rebased to v4.6 soon. We are also going to target a v4.8 based kernel for the 16.10 release.
Stable Kernel Announcements
Current cycle: 27-Apr through 17-Jun ==================================================================== 27-Apr Last day for kernel commits for this cycle 29-Apr - 04-Jun Kernel prep week. 05-Jun - 17-Jun Bug verification & Regression testing. 20-Jun Release to -updates. 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
- The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link: