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20120925 Meeting Agenda


ARM Status

Q/omap4: a new Q/omap4 3.5 kernel is out (3.5.0-211.18) and it contains:

  • fixes for /dev/rtc
  • an updated kernel rebased on Ubuntu-3.5.0-15.22
    /dev/rtc was the last item on my todo list: we are feature complete and
    work is concentrating on squashing bugs and closing tickets from now on.


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-2 work items.

   apw    hardware-q-kernel-config-review    3 work item   
      hardware-q-kernel-delta-review    2 work items   
      hardware-q-kernel-misc    1 work item   
   ogasawara    hardware-q-kernel-misc    1 work item   


Status: Quantal Development Kernel

We have uploaded the 3.5.0-15.23 Quantal kernel. This upload most
notably reverts some problematic i915 backlight patches. This is the
kernel which we intend to ship with Beta-2. This has also been 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 27 – Beta 2 (~2 days)
  • Thurs Oct 4 – Kernel Freeze (~1 week)
  • Thurs Oct 9 – Final Freeze (~2 weeks)
  • Thurs Oct 18 – 12.10 Final (~3 weeks)


Status: CVE’s

== 2012-09-25 (weekly) ==
Currently we have 42 CVEs on our radar, with 1 CVE 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 25):

  • Hardy – In Preparation; 1 CVEs; (1 commits)
  • Lucid – In Preparation; 3 CVEs; (12 commits)
  • Oneiric – In Preparation; 2 CVEs; 1 upstream stable release(s); (54 commits)
  • Precise – In Preparation; 1 CVEs; 2 upstream stable release(s); (234 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


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