Tues August 09, 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.
Devel Kernel Announcements
Our Yakkety kernel master-next tree remains based on v4.6.5 stable. We are preparing to get this uploaded to the Yakkety archive.
Our unstable branch currently remains based on v4.7.
Also, as noted in previous newsletters, we are also going to target a v4.8 based kernel for the 16.10 release.
Stable Kernel Announcements
Current cycle: 05-Aug through 27-Aug ==================================================================== 05-Aug Last day for kernel commits for this cycle 08-Aug - 13-Aug Kernel prep week. 14-Aug - 26-Aug Bug verification & Regression testing.. 29-Aug Release to -updates. Kernel Versions ==================================================================== precise 3.2.0-107.148 trusty 3.13.0-93.140 vivid 3.19.0-66.74 wily 4.2.0-42.49 xenial 4.4.0-34.53 lts-trusty 3.13.0-93.140~precise1 lts-utopic 3.16.0-77.99~14.04.1 lts-vivid 3.19.0-65.73~14.04.1 lts-wily 4.2.0-42.49~14.04.1 lts-xenial 4.4.0-33.53~14.04.1 Next cycle: 26-Aug through 17-Sep ==================================================================== 26-Aug Last day for kernel commits for this cycle 29-Aug - 03-Sep Kernel prep week. 04-Sep - 16-Sep Bug verification & Regression testing.. 19-Sep Release to -updates.
- The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link: