Minutes from the Ubuntu Kernel Team meeting, 2013-04-23
joseph.salisbury at canonical.com
Tue Apr 23 17:22:30 UTC 2013
= Meeting Minutes =
[[http://irclogs.ubuntu.com/2013/04/23/%23ubuntu-meeting.txt|IRC Log of
== Agenda ==
[[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/KernelTeam/Meeting#Tues, 23 Apr, 2013|20130423
=== ARM Status ===
R/master: fixed lp1169956 ("highbank: reboot doesn't work reliably"),
on lp1171582("[highbank] hvc0 getty causes random hangs") now.
=== Release Metrics and Incoming Bugs ===
Release metrics and incoming bug data can be reviewed at the following
=== Milestone Targeted Work Items ===
|| apw || foundations-r-secure-boot || 1 work
|| || foundations-r-aarch64 || 1 work
|| || foundations-r-upstart-user-session-enhancements || 1
work item ||
|| ogasawara || hardware-r-kernel-config-review || 1 work
|| || mobile-power-management || 1 work
|| sforshee || foundations-1303-phablet-kernel-maintenance || 1 work
The above summarizes the remaining work items for the 13.04 cycle. None
are critical for the 13.04 release and some of the mobile/phablet
related items will roll forward to 13.10.
=== Status: Raring Development Kernel ===
We are 2 days from 13.04's release. All kernel patches submitted must
adhere to our SRU policy. Only critical bug fixes necessary for the
13.04 release will warrant an upload at this time. There are currently
no plans for a 0-day SRU kernel either.
Important upcoming dates:
* Thurs Apr 25 - Ubuntu 13.04 Final (2 days)
=== Status: CVE's ===
== 2013-04-23 (weekly) ==
Currently we have 81 CVEs on our radar, with 18 CVEs added this week.
See the CVE matrix for the current list:
Overall the backlog has decreased slightly this week:
=== Status: Stable, Security, and Bugfix Kernel Updates -
* Lucid - In Verification; (14 commits)
* Precise - In Verification; 2 upstream releases; (170 commits)
* Quantal - In Verification; 2 upstream releases; (225 commits)
Precise and Quantal had multiple regressions during verification.
One regression has been isolated to an i915 patch which has been reverted
The other is almost completely bisected.
When complete, Precise and Quantal will be respun.
Current opened tracking bugs details:
For SRUs, SRU report is a good source of information:
Future stable cadence cycles:
=== Open Discussion or Questions? Raise your hand to be recognized ===
There was a question about what's going on the arm side.
The question was rather open ended, so further discussion was moved to
The following patch was also discussed:
It was requested that a bug is opened, and a SRU request can be
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