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Agenda

20130205 Meeting Agenda


ARM Status

R/master: work continues on the arm multiplatform kernel – right now i’m
tracking down a “BUG: scheduling while atomic” (actually an alignment problem -
how conform
http://paste.ubuntu.com/1613275/) that only happens on omap4, seems to be ipv6
related and seems to be triggered by our articulated kernel configuration.


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

We were able to clean up quite a few work items last week and are now
well below the trend line for our overall burn down chart. Thanks to
everyone who closed out items.

   apw    hardware-r-kernel-config-review    6 work items   
      hardware-r-delta-review    3 work items   
   ppisati    hardware-r-kernel-config-review    1 work item   
      hardware-r-kernel-version-and-flavors    2 work items   
      hardware-r-delta-review    1 work item   
   rtg    hardware-r-delta-review    1 work item   
   smb    hardware-r-kernel-misc    2 work items   


Status: Raring Development Kernel

We have rebased the Raring kernel to the latest v3.8-rc6 upstream
kernel and uploaded. We’ve also pulled our first set of patches for arm
multiplatform support \o/.
Also just a small reminder, the 12.04.2 point release is nearing. If
anyone has free cycles and is able to test, please do so.
Important upcoming dates:

  • Raring:

    • Mon Feb 18 – 13.04 Month 4 Milestone (~2 weeks)
  • Precise:

    • Thu Feb 14 – 12.04.2 Release (~1 week)


Status: CVE’s

Currently we have 32 CVEs on our radar, with 3 CVEs added and 4 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 – Quantal/Precise/Oneiric/Lucid/Hardy

Here is the status for the main kernels, until today (February 05):

  • Hardy – Nothing in this cycle
  • Lucid – Nothing in this cycle
  • Oneiric – In Preparation; 3 CVEs; 4 upstream stable release(s); (154 commits)
  • Precise – In Preparation; 0 CVEs; 2 upstream stable release(s); (222 commits)
  • Quantal – In Preparation; 0 CVEs; 2 upstream stable release(s); (368 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/RaringRingtail/ReleaseInterlock


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