P/omap4: a new kernel (3.2.0-1407.9) was cut, rebased on top of 3.2.0-17.27, with fixes for usb musb (lp 927860), led heartbeat (lp 905445) and smsc95xx cmdline macaddr option (lp 937051).
Launchpad bug 927860 in linux-ti-omap4 (Ubuntu) “Missing musb-hdrc module required by Pandaboard OTG port” [Medium,Confirmed]
M/omap4: to reserve >= 2GB of memory (lp 861296) the memory layout was changed from a 2G/2G to a 3G/1G split – next SRU kernel will contain this fix.
- Launchpad bug 905445 in linux-ti-omap4 (Ubuntu) “Starting with Precise, the heartbeat strobe on LED1 no longer functions on panda” [Low,New]
- Launchpad bug 937051 in linux-ti-omap4 (Ubuntu Oneiric) “Cannot set MAC address via kernel boot parameters” [Undecided,New]
- Launchpad bug 861296 in linux-ti-omap4 (Ubuntu Natty) “mmap fails to allocate 2030Mb heap on ARM” [Undecided,Fix committed]
Release Metrics and Incoming Bugs
Release metrics and incoming bug data can be reviewed at the following link:
Milestone Targeted Work Items
|apw||hardware-p-kernel-boot||4 work items|
|hardware-p-kernel-config-review||6 work items|
|hardware-p-kernel-delta-review||3 work items|
|sconklin||servercloud-p-ceph||1 work item|
Bluetooth power consumption in suspend
Background colour with DPMS off
Call for testing: latest RC6 fixes, https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/PowerManagementRC6
Please *re-test* if you haven’t already done so. Thanks to Leann Ogasawara
for organising this.
Status: Precise Development Kernel
The archive remains frozen for the upcoming Beta-1 release on Thursday.
We received a Beta Freeze exception last week to upload a fix for the
RC6 patch we applied. This has received positive testing feedback and
it looks promising that we will be able to ship with RC6 enabled by
We have been queueing patches for the first post Beta-1 upload. This
will include a rebase to the latest v3.2.8 upstream stable release. We
will need to coordinate our upload with the planned gcc-4.6 upload.
Important upcoming dates:
- Thurs Mar 01 – Beta 1 (~2 days)
Currently we have 74 CVEs on our radar, two new CVEs were added this week.
See the CVE matrix for the current list:
Overall the backlog is broadly unchanged this week, we have closed one
of the new CVEs and the other is already fixed for a number of releases:
Status: Stable, Security, and Bugfix Kernel Updates – Oneiric/Natty/Maverick/Lucid/Hardy
Here is the status for the main kernels, until today (Feb. 28):
- Hardy – 2.6.24-31.99 – Ready for copy to -updates
- Lucid – 2.6.32-39.86 – In regression testing
- Maverick – 2.6.35-32.66 – In regression testing
- Natty – 2.6.38-13.56 – In regression testing
Oneiric – 3.0.0-16.29 – In regression testing
Current opened tracking bugs details:
For SRUs, SRU report is a good source of information:
Future stable cadence cycles:
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