Archive for September, 2013

Joseph Salisbury

Kernel Team Meeting Minutes – September 24, 2013

Meeting Minutes

IRC Log of the meeting.

Meeting minutes.

Agenda

20130924 Meeting Agenda


ARM Status

The flash-kernel dtb concatenation patch finally landed in the archive, while
support for TI AM35XX and bug fixing for the rest of the socs
(omap3/4, imx, etc) continues.


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

   apw    foundations-1305-arm64-bringup    2 work items   
   cking    foundations-1308-power-measurement    1 work item   
   smb    servercloud-s-virtstack    1 work item   
      servercloud-s-openstack-hypervisor    1 work item   


Status: Saucy Development Kernel

We’ve remained rebased on a v3.11.1 kernel for Saucy and the archive is
currently frozen for Final Beta this Thurs Sept 26. Any uploads will
need to be cleared with the Ubuntu Release Team. Additionally, Ubuntu Kernel Freeze is ~1 week away, Thurs Oct 03. Any patches submitted
after Kernel Freeze will be subject to our SRU policy.
—–
Important upcoming dates:
Thurs Sep 26 – Final Beta (~2 days away)
Thurs Oct 03 – Kernel Freeze (~1 week away)
Thurs Oct 10 – Final Freeze (~2 weeks away)
Thurs Oct 17 – 13.10 Release (~3 weeks away)


Status: CVE’s

== 2013-09-24 ==
The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link:

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


Status: Stable, Security, and Bugfix Kernel Updates – Raring/Quantal/Precise/Lucid

Status for the main kernels, until today (Sept. 24):

  • Lucid – Verification & Testing
  • Precise – Verification & Testing
  • Quantal – Verification & Testing
  • Raring – Verification & Testing
    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


Open Discussion or Questions? Raise your hand to be recognized

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Joseph Salisbury

Kernel Team Meeting Minutes – September 17, 2013

Meeting Minutes

IRC Log of the meeting.

Meeting minutes.

Agenda

20130917 Meeting Agenda


ARM Status

A fix for omap4′s wifi landed in S/master-next, together with another
revision of the dtb concatenation patch for flash-kernel (still waiting
for maintainer’s review on this one).
Work on supporting the TI AM35XX soc (Beaglebone&c) for the S multiplatform
kernel has started.


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

   apw    foundations-1305-arm64-bringup    2 work items   
   cking    foundations-1308-power-measurement    1 work item   
   ogasawara    foundations-1308-kernel    1 work item   
   ppisati    foundations-1305-kernel    1 work item   
   smb    servercloud-s-virtstack    1 work item   
      servercloud-s-openstack-hypervisor    1 work item   


Status: Saucy Development Kernel

We have just rebased to the first v3.11.1 upstream stable kernel and
uploaded. We will continue to track the upstream stable v3.11.x
releases as we move forward. I would like to point out that we are
~2weeks away from Kernel Freeze on Thurs Oct 3. Any patches submitted
after Kernel Freeze are subject to our SRU policy. I’ll send an email
reminder to the Ubuntu Kernel Team mailing list regarding the upcoming
freeze as well.
—–
Important upcoming dates:
Thurs Sep 19 – Final Beta Freeze (~2 days away)
Thurs Sep 26 – Final Beta (~1 week away)
Thurs Oct 03 – Kernel Freeze (~2 weeks away)
Thurs Oct 10 – Final Freeze (~3 weeks away)
Thurs Oct 17 – 13.10 Release (~4 weeks away)


Status: CVE’s

== 2013-09-17 ==
The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link:

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


Status: Stable, Security, and Bugfix Kernel Updates – Raring/Quantal/Precise/Lucid

Status for the main kernels, until today (Sept. 17):

  • Lucid – Verification & Testing
  • Precise – Verification & Testing
  • Quantal – Verification & Testing
  • Raring – Verification & Testing
    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


Open Discussion or Questions? Raise your hand to be recognized

No open discussion.

Joseph Salisbury

Kernel Team Meeting Minutes – September 10, 2013

Meeting Minutes

IRC Log of the meeting.

Meeting minutes.

Agenda

20130910 Meeting Agenda


ARM Status

Fixes for Calxeda’s NIC and Omap4 mmc landed in S/master-next, and patches
to handle the DTB concatenation and the generic-lpae kernel flavour were
submitted to the flash-kernel mantainer.
In the mean time, while testing the Calxeda kernel a new panic crop up and
investigation is ongoingi (no LP bug was filled yet since we are still ruling out
the hardware).


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

Note: Some of the WI’s listed in the table above don’t show up in any of
the tracking pages due to the BP’s needing to get properly assigned to a
series (ie Saucy). I’ll try to get this sorted with the BP owners.

   apw    foundations-1305-arm64-bringup    2 work items   
   bjf    foundations-1308-kernel    1 work item   
   cking    foundations-1308-power-measurement    1 work item   
   ogasawara    foundations-1308-kernel    1 work item   
   ppisati    foundations-1305-kernel    1 work item   
   smb    servercloud-s-virtstack    1 work item   
      servercloud-s-openstack-hypervisor    1 work item   


Status: Saucy Development Kernel

As noted last week, v3.11 final has been released and we have already
rebased. We have uploaded this to the Saucy archive and it should be
available for testing. Please let us know your results. We will
continue to track the upstream stable v3.11.x releases as we move
forward.
—–
Important upcoming dates:
Thurs Sep 19 – Final Beta Freeze (~1 week away)
Thurs Sep 26 – Final Beta (~2 weeks away)
Thurs Oct 03 – Kernel Freeze (~3 weeks away)


Status: CVE’s

== 2013-09-10 ==
The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link:

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


Status: Stable, Security, and Bugfix Kernel Updates – Raring/Quantal/Precise/Lucid

Status for the main kernels, until today (Sept. 10):

  • Lucid – Skipping this cycle
  • Precise – Prep’ing Packages
  • Quantal – Prep’ing Packages
  • Raring – Prep’ing Packages
    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


Open Discussion or Questions? Raise your hand to be recognized

No open discussion.

Joseph Salisbury

Kernel Team Meeting Minutes – September 03, 2013

Meeting Minutes

IRC Log of the meeting.

Meeting minutes.

Agenda

20130903 Meeting Agenda


ARM Status

Latest bits for Calxeda Midway and LPAE support were pulled in S/master-next.
Work continues on making the S/master generic kernel use a concatenated
DTB: S/master-next tip has all the necessary config changes, while flash-kernel
still needs some work.


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

   apw    foundations-1305-arm64-bringup    2 work items   
   ppisati    foundations-1305-kernel    1 work item   
   sforshee    pm-system-policy    1 work item   
   smb    servercloud-s-virtstack    1 work item   
      servercloud-s-openstack-hypervisor    1 work item   


Status: Saucy Development Kernel

v3.11 final has been released upstream and we have rebased our Saucy
tree. The archive is however frozen for the Beta-1 release this Thurs.
As such, Beta-1 will ship with a v3.11-rc7 based kernel. We will upload
our v3.11 rebased to -proposed and it will propogate to the release once
the archive freeze has lifted.
—–
Important upcoming dates:
Thurs Sep 05 – Beta 1 (~2 days away)
Thurs Sep 19 – Final Beta Freeze (~2 weeks away)
Thurs Sep 26 – Final Beta (~3 weeks away)
Thurs Oct 03 – Kernel Freeze (~4 weeks away)


Status: CVE’s

== 2013-09-03 ==
The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link:

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


Status: Stable, Security, and Bugfix Kernel Updates – Raring/Quantal/Precise/Lucid

Status for the main kernels, until today (Sept. 03):

  • Lucid – Regression Testing
  • Precise – Regression Testing
  • Quantal – Regression Testing
  • Raring – Regression Testing
    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


Open Discussion or Questions? Raise your hand to be recognized

No open discussion.