Tues March 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.

If you would like to reach the kernel team. You can find us at the #ubuntu-kernel channel on FreeNode. Alternatively you can mail the Ubuntu Kernel Team mailing list at: kernel-team@lists.ubuntu.com


Devel Kernel Announcements

We have a 4.10 based kernel available in the archive:


Please test and let us know your results. It is based on the v4.10 upstream kernel, which is the target kernel version we plan to release with for 17.04.

Stable Kernel Announcements

Current 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.

Kernel Versions
          trusty  3.13.0-112.159
           vivid  3.19.0-82.90
         precise  3.2.0-124.167
          xenial  4.4.0-66.87
         yakkety  4.8.0-41.44

linux-lts-trusty  3.13.0-112.159~precise1
 linux-lts-vivid  3.19.0-82.90~14.04.1
linux-lts-xenial  4.4.0-66.87~14.04.1

Next cycle: 31-Mar through 22-Apr
         31-Mar   Last day for kernel commits for this cycle
03-Apr - 08-Apr   Kernel prep week.
09-Apr - 21-Apr   Bug verification & Regression testing..
         24-Apr   Release to -updates.

Status: CVE's

KernelTeam/Newsletter/2017-03-21 (last edited 2017-03-23 15:22:20 by jsalisbury)