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Agenda

20120221 Meeting Agenda


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 pipe.
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 link:

http://people.canonical.com/~kernel/reports/kt-meeting.txt


Milestone Targeted Work Items

If your name is in the above table, please review your Beta-1 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   


Blueprint: hardware-p-kernel-power-management

Power Management:

  • Work around broken HP battery info for powerstat.
  • Started looking at Phoronix test suite
  • Call for testing: RC6 at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/PowerManagementRC6
    ^^ 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 – Oneiric/Natty/Maverick/Lucid/Hardy

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:

  • http://people.canonical.com/~kernel/reports/kernel-sru-workflow.html

    For SRUs, SRU report is a good source of information:

  • http://people.canonical.com/~kernel/reports/sru-report.html

    Future stable cadence cycles:

  • https://wiki.ubuntu.com/PrecisePangolin/ReleaseInterlock


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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”

http://people.canonical.com/~kernel/cve/pkg/ALL-linux.html

Overall the backlog is unchanged this week, though we have closed one
additional CVE across the board

http://people.canonical.com/~kernel/status/cve-metrics.txt

http://people.canonical.com/~kernel/cve/pkg/CVE-linux.txt