Tues February 21, 2017
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.
- fwts 17.02.00 has been released:
- stress-ng 0.07.21 was released, includes a new 'nop' stressor and 4K, 16K and 64K page size support for icache stressor.
Devel Kernel Announcements
We have a 4.10 based kernel available in the archive:
Please test and let us know your results. It is currently based on the v4.10-rc8 upstream kernel.
Stable Kernel Announcements
Current cycle: 17-Feb through 11-Mar ==================================================================== 17-Feb Last day for kernel commits for this cycle 20-Feb - 25-Feb Kernel prep week. 26-Feb - 10-Mar Bug verification & Regression testing.. 13-Mar Release to -updates. Kernel Versions ==================================================================== trusty 3.13.0-109.156 vivid 3.19.0-81.89 precise 3.2.0-122.165 xenial 4.4.0-63.84 yakkety 4.8.0-38.41 linux-lts-trusty 3.13.0-109.156~precise1 linux-lts-vivid 3.19.0-81.89~14.04.1 linux-lts-xenial 4.4.0-63.84~14.04.1 Next cycle: 10-Mar through 01-Apr ==================================================================== 10-Mar Last day for kernel commits for this cycle 13-Mar - 18-Mar Kernel prep week. 19-Mar - 31-Mar Bug verification & Regression testing.. 03-Apr Release to -updates.
- The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link: