Meeting Minutes

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Meeting minutes.

Agenda

20120912 Meeting Agenda


ARM Status

No update this week.


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

http://status.ubuntu.com/ubuntu-quantal/canonical-kernel-distro-team-ubuntu-12.10-beta-2.html

If your name is in the above table, please review your Beta-2 work items.

   apw    hardware-q-kernel-config-review    3 work item   
      hardware-q-kernel-delta-review    3 work items   
      hardware-q-kernel-misc    1 work item   
      desktop-q-clean-old-kernels    1 work item   
   ogasawara    hardware-q-kernel-misc    4 work items   
   tgardner    hardware-q-kernel-misc    1 work item   


Status: Quantal Development Kernel

We have uploaded the 3.5.0-14.16 Quantal kernel. This upload contains
updates for the mei driver, resolves misc touchpad regressions, and
includes misc bug fixes for the apple-gmux driver. This will also be
uploaded to the q-lts-backport [1] PPA to help facilitate testing of the
12.10 kernel in 12.04. We welcome anyone to please install, test, and
let us know your feedback.
[1] https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-x-swat/+archive/q-lts-backport
Important upcoming dates:

  • Thurs Sept 20 – Beta 2 Freeze (~1 week)
  • Thurs Sept 27 – Beta 2 (~2 weeks)


Status: CVE’s

== 2012-09-11 (weekly) ==
Currently we have 75 CVEs on our radar, with two CVEs added and two CVEs retired this week.
See the CVE matrix for the current list:

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

Overall the backlog has decreased slightly this week:

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

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


Status: Stable, Security, and Bugfix Kernel Updates – Precise/Oneiric/Natty/Lucid/Hardy

Here is the status for the main kernels, until today (September 11):

  • Hardy – Nothing in this cycle
  • Lucid – In Testing; 3 CVEs; (9 commits)
  • Natty – In Testing; 4 CVEs; (9 commits)
  • Oneiric – In Testing; 2 CVEs; 2 upstream stable release(s); (67 commits)
  • Precise – In Verification; 2 CVEs; 1 upstream stable release(s); (66 commits)
    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/QuantalQuetzal/ReleaseInterlock

    NOTE: this is the *last* Natty kernel being built.


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