[ANNOUNCE] Extended stable support for Linux 3.5 (linux-3.5.y-ext.z)

Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski herton.krzesinski at canonical.com
Mon Nov 12 21:26:08 UTC 2012

On Fri, Nov 09, 2012 at 12:15:04PM -0200, Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski wrote:
> I plan to do a similar workflow as to what is done today with current
> stable releases. I'll send email notifications to everyone involved in
> each patch when it's added to 3.5 queue, and post the patches for review
> for each release cycle. Just versioning will be slightly different,
> every version is planned to be tagged as v3.5.7-ext.<release number>,
> ext meaning extended, 3.5.7 was the last stable kernel in 3.5 kernel and
> should remain constant.

Just a note, the tagging probaly will be different from what I said here,
in the format v3.5.7u<release number>, simpler format. Anything changing
I'll keep updated in future announcements while releasing the patches.


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