Tues November 29, 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.
- Released stress-ng 0.07.07 - more details at
Devel Kernel Announcements
We uploaded a newer v4.9 based Zesty kernel to the archive:
It is currently based on v4.9-rc7. Please test and let us know your results. We anticipate we'll eventually converge on a v4.10 based kernel for Zesty.
Stable Kernel Announcements
Current cycle: 25-Nov through 17-Dec ==================================================================== 25-Nov Last day for kernel commits for this cycle 28-Nov - 03-Dec Kernel prep week. 04-Dec - 16-Dec Bug verification & Regression testing.. 19-Dec Release to -updates. Kernel Versions ==================================================================== trusty 3.13.0-103.150 vivid 3.19.0-75.83 precise 3.2.0-116.158 xenial 4.4.0-51.72 yakkety 4.8.0-28.30 linux-lts-trusty 3.13.0-103.150~precise1 linux-lts-vivid 3.19.0-75.83~14.04.1 linux-lts-xenial 4.4.0-51.72~14.04.1 Next cycle: 16-Dec through 07-Jan ==================================================================== 16-Dec Last day for kernel commits for this cycle 19-Dec - 24-Dec Kernel prep week. 25-Dec - 06-Jan Bug verification & Regression testing.. 09-Jan Release to -updates.
- The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link: