Tues April 25, 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

The archive is now officially open for the 17.10 Ubuntu release, aka Artful Aardvark. For now we have pocket copied the 4.10 based kernel forward to open Artful. We are working on rebasing to v4.11 and will look to get that uploaded for testing soon.

Stable Kernel Announcements

Current cycle: 21-Apr through 13-May
         21-Apr   Last day for kernel commits for this cycle
24-Apr - 29-Apr   Kernel prep week.
30-Apr - 12-May   Bug verification & Regression testing..
         15-May   Release to -updates.

Kernel Versions
         precise  3.2.0-126.169
          trusty  3.13.0-117.164
           vivid  3.19.0-84.92
          xenial  4.4.0-75.96
         yakkety  4.8.0-49.52

linux-lts-trusty  3.13.0-117.164~precise1
 linux-lts-vivid  3.19.0-84.92~14.04.1
linux-lts-xenial  4.4.0-75.96~14.04.1

Next cycle: 12-May through 03-Jun
         12-May   Last day for kernel commits for this cycle
15-May - 20-May   Kernel prep week.
21-May - 02-Jun   Bug verification & Regression testing..
         05-Jun   Release to -updates.

Status: CVE's

KernelTeam/Newsletter/2017-04-25 (last edited 2017-04-26 17:05:45 by jsalisbury)