Linux Kernel News Archives
Sarah Sharp Steps Down As Linux Kernel Developer

While Sarah Sharp had been a longtime Linux kernel develoepr and encouraged females to get involved with Linux kernel development, she is stopping any further contributions to the upstream kernel.

5 October 2015 - Bad Kernel Behavior - 85 Comments
Reiser4 Ported To The Linux 4.2 Kernel

While there's sadly not been much in the way of new feature development activity for Reiser4, this out-of-tree file-system continues to be ported to new versions of the Linux kernel.

28 September 2015 - Reiser4 File-System - 15 Comments
The Only Fallout I've Been Exposed To So Far On Linux 4.3

Out of the dozen plus systems at Phoronix devoted to running the latest Linux kernel Git code on a daily basis with the latest Fedora/Ubuntu packages, only 3~4 of them have hit regressions so far on the new, in-development Linux 4.3 kernel.

17 September 2015 - Linux 4.3 Regression - 6 Comments
Features, Changes Merged So Far For The Linux 4.3 Kernel

We're about half-way through the Linux 4.3 kernel merge window so here's a look at the features that have got me excited over the past week as new features and improved/changed functionality for this next major update to the Linux kernel.

5 September 2015 - Linux 4.3 Features - 4 Comments
F2FS File-System Updates For Linux 4.3

For those interested in F2FS as a Linux file-system to use on solid-state drives and other flash storage devices, here's the latest updates for it with Linux 4.3.

2 September 2015 - F2FS Linux 4.3 - 5 Comments
EXT3 Driver Might Not End Up Getting Removed From Linux 4.3

While yesterday it looked like the EXT3 driver would be removed in Linux 4.3 as the pull request was sent in and there were no objections brought up last month when it was proposed, Linus Torvalds has taken issue with removing the driver.

1 September 2015 - Linux 4.3 EXT3 Debate - 31 Comments
GNU Linux-Libre 4.2 Takes Aim At AMDGPU & Intel's DRM Drivers

Just hours after the release of Linux 4.2 was the update from the Free Software Foundation community for the GNU Linux-Libre 4.2 kernel. This deblobbed version of the Linux kernel has particularly criticized the new AMDGPU DRM driver and the Intel i915 driver this cycle.

30 August 2015 - GNU Linux-Libre 4.2-gnu - 41 Comments

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