Tues May 31, 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.
- Prepared 4.10.17 and 4.4.69 upstream stable for zesty/xenial
- Latest FWTS release:
- Blog about fwts frontend - The easy to use text based fwts user interface
- bcc snap version 0.3.0-20170530-1905-aa4543f has been released.
- Finished 4.11 configuration review
- Update artful/4.11 to 4.11.3
- Update unstable/4.12 to 4.12-rc3
Devel Kernel Announcements
We're working on getting 4.11 in the archive. It is available in the c-k-t ppa for testing.
Stable Kernel Announcements
Current 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. Kernel Versions ==================================================================== precise 3.2.0-126.169 trusty 3.13.0-119.166 vivid 3.19.0-84.92 xenial 4.4.0-78.99 yakkety 4.8.0-53.56 linux-lts-trusty 3.13.0-117.164~precise1 linux-lts-vivid 3.19.0-80.88~14.04.1 linux-lts-xenial 4.4.0-78.99~14.04.1 Next cycle: 02-Jun through 24-Jun ==================================================================== 02-Jun Last day for kernel commits for this cycle 05-Jun - 10-Jun Kernel prep week. 11-Jun - 23-Jun Bug verification & Regression testing.. 26-Jun Release to -updates.
- The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link: