Archive for October, 2015

Joseph Salisbury

Kernel Team Meeting Minutes – October 27, 2015

Meeting Minutes

IRC Log of the meeting.

Meeting minutes.

Agenda

20151027 Meeting Agenda



Release Metrics and Incoming Bugs

Release metrics and incoming bug data can be reviewed at the following link:

  • http://kernel.ubuntu.com/reports/kt-meeting.txt



Status: Xenial Development Kernel

Our Xenial kernel is open for development. The repo’s have been opened
in LP:
git://git.launchpad.net/~ubuntu-kernel/ubuntu/+source/linux/+git/xenial
git://git.launchpad.net/~ubuntu-kernel/ubuntu/+source/linux-meta/+git/xenial
git://git.launchpad.net/~ubuntu-kernel/ubuntu/+source/linux-signed/+git/xenial
Our Xenial master branch is still tracking Wily’s v4.2 based kernel.
However, Xenial master-next is currently rebased to v4.3-rc7.
—–
Important upcoming dates:

  • https://wiki.ubuntu.com/XenialXerus/ReleaseSchedule
    Thurs Dec 31 – Alpha 1 (~ weeks away)



Status: CVE’s

The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link:

  • http://kernel.ubuntu.com/reports/kernel-cves.html



Status: Stable, Security, and Bugfix Kernel Updates – Precise/Trusty/lts-utopic/Vivid/Wily

Status for the main kernels, until today:

  • Precise – Testing and Verification
  • Trusty – Testing and Verification
  • lts-Utopic – Testing and Verification
  • Vivid – Testing and Verification
  • Wily – Testing and Verification

    Current opened tracking bugs details:

  • http://kernel.ubuntu.com/sru/kernel-sru-workflow.html
    For SRUs, SRU report is a good source of information:
  • http://kernel.ubuntu.com/sru/sru-report.html

    Schedule:

    Current cycle: 18-Oct through 07-Nov
    ====================================================================
    16-Oct Last day for kernel commits for this cycle
    18-Oct – 24-Oct Kernel prep week.
    25-Oct – 31-Oct Bug verification & Regression testing.
    01-Nov – 07-Nov Regression testing & Release to -updates.

    Next cycle: 08-Nov through 28-Nov
    ====================================================================
    06-Nov Last day for kernel commits for this cycle
    08-Nov – 14-Nov Kernel prep week.
    15-Nov – 21-Nov Bug verification & Regression testing.
    22-Nov – 28-Nov Regression testing & Release to -updates.



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Joseph Salisbury

Kernel Team Meeting Minutes – October 20, 2015

Meeting Minutes

IRC Log of the meeting.

Meeting minutes.

Agenda

20151020 Meeting Agenda



Release Metrics and Incoming Bugs

Release metrics and incoming bug data can be reviewed at the following link:

  • http://kernel.ubuntu.com/reports/kt-meeting.txt



Status: Wily Development Kernel

We release Wily 15.10 in 2 days this Thurs Oct 22. Any kernel patches submitted for Wily will now be queued for SRU and must adhere to SRU
policy.
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Important upcoming dates:

  • https://wiki.ubuntu.com/WilyWerewolf/ReleaseSchedule
    Thurs Oct 22 – 15.10 Release (~2 days away)



Status: CVE’s

The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link:

  • http://kernel.ubuntu.com/reports/kernel-cves.html



Status: Stable, Security, and Bugfix Kernel Updates – Precise/Trusty/lts-utopic/Vivid

Status for the main kernels, until today:

  • Precise – Kernel Prep
  • Trusty – Kernel Prep
  • lts-Utopic – Kernel Prep
  • Vivid – Kernel Prep

    Current opened tracking bugs details:

  • http://kernel.ubuntu.com/sru/kernel-sru-workflow.html
    For SRUs, SRU report is a good source of information:
  • http://kernel.ubuntu.com/sru/sru-report.html

    Schedule:

    cycle: 18-Oct through 07-Nov
    ====================================================================
    16-Oct Last day for kernel commits for this cycle
    18-Oct – 24-Oct Kernel prep week.
    25-Oct – 31-Oct Bug verification & Regression testing.
    01-Nov – 07-Nov Regression testing & Release to -updates.

    Note: Oct. 22 is release day



Open Discussion or Questions? Raise your hand to be recognized

No open discussion.

Joseph Salisbury

Kernel Team Meeting Minutes – October 6, 2015

Meeting Minutes

IRC Log of the meeting.

Meeting minutes.

Agenda

20151006 Meeting Agenda



Release Metrics and Incoming Bugs

Release metrics and incoming bug data can be reviewed at the following link:

  • http://kernel.ubuntu.com/reports/kt-meeting.txt



Status: Wily Development Kernel

We are approaching Wily Kernel Freeze this Thurs Oct 8, ~2 days away!
If there are any patches which need to land for 15.10, please get them
submitted immediately. Following the Kernel Freeze deadline, all
patches are subject to our SRU policy and could miss the release.
—–
Important upcoming dates:

  • https://wiki.ubuntu.com/WilyWerewolf/ReleaseSchedule
    Thurs Oct 8 – Kernel Freeze (~2 days away)
    Thurs Oct 15 – Final Freeze (~1 weeks away)
    Thurs Oct 22 – 15.10 Release (~2 weeks away)



Status: CVE’s

The current CVE status can be reviewed at the following link:

  • http://kernel.ubuntu.com/reports/kernel-cves.html



Status: Stable, Security, and Bugfix Kernel Updates – Precise/Trusty/lts-utopic/Vivid

Status for the main kernels, until today:

  • Precise – Kernel Prep
  • Trusty – Kernel Prep
  • lts-Utopic – Kernel Prep
  • Vivid – Kernel Prep

    Current opened tracking bugs details:

  • http://kernel.ubuntu.com/sru/kernel-sru-workflow.html
    For SRUs, SRU report is a good source of information:
  • http://kernel.ubuntu.com/sru/sru-report.html

    Schedule:

    cycle: 27-Sep through 17-Oct
    ====================================================================
    25-Sep Last day for kernel commits for this cycle
    27-Sep – 03-Oct Kernel prep week.
    04-Oct – 10-Oct Bug verification & Regression testing.
    11-Oct – 17-Oct Regression testing & Release to -updates.
    Note: We have gotten off to a late start on this cycle due to some patches
    that came in at the last minute. We intend to stick to the schedule
    though that may change as we get farther along.



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