Minutes from the Ubuntu Kernel Team meeting, 2011-02-21
joseph.salisbury at canonical.com
Tue Feb 21 17:34:49 UTC 2012
= Meeting Minutes =
[[http://irclogs.ubuntu.com/2012/02/21/%23ubuntu-meeting.txt|IRC Log of
== Agenda ==
[[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/KernelTeam/Meeting#Tues, 21 Feb, 2012|20120221
=== ARM Status ===
P/omap4: a new kernel was released (Ubuntu-3.2.0-1406.8) and a fix for
lp937051 ("Cannot set MAC address via kernel boot parameters") is in the
SRU: a new round of SRU kernels for every release/arch is queued.
=== Release Metrics and Incoming Bugs ===
Release metrics and incoming bug data can be reviewed at the following
=== Milestone Targeted Work Items ===
|| apw || hardware-p-kernel-boot || 2 work items ||
|| || hardware-p-kernel-config-review || 3 work items ||
|| || hardware-p-kernel-delta-review || 2 work items ||
|| ogasawara || hardware-p-kernel-config-review || 4 work items ||
|| sconklin || servercloud-p-ceph || 1 work item ||
If your name is in the above table, please review your Beta-1 work items.
=== Blueprint: hardware-p-kernel-power-management ===
* Work around broken HP battery info for powerstat.
* Started looking at Phoronix test suite
* Call for testing: RC6 at
^^ Thanks to Leann Ogasawara for organising this.
=== Status: Precise Development Kernel ===
Last week we uploaded the 3.2.0-17.26 kernel. Beta freeze is this
Thursday and Beta-1 is planned for next Thurs Mar 1. I do not intend
any further uploads until after Beta-1. Only fixes critical for the
release will warrent an upload at this point in time.
Important upcoming dates:
* Thurs Feb 23 - Beta Freeze (~2 days)
* Thurs Mar 01 - Beta 1 (~1 week)
=== Status: Stable, Security, and Bugfix Kernel Updates -
Here is the status for the main kernels, until today (Feb. 21):
* Hardy - 2.6.24-31.99 - In verification
* Lucid - 2.6.32-39.86 - In verification
* Maverick - 2.6.35-32.66 - In verification
* Natty - 2.6.38-13.56 - In verification
* Oneiric - 3.0.0-16.29 - In verification
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 ===
Welcome to henrix.
=== Status: CVE's ===
Currently we have 72 CVEs on our radar, one new CVEs were added this week.
See the CVE matrix for the current list"
Overall the backlog is unchanged this week, though we have closed one
additional CVE across the board
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