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Intel's Graphics Driver For Linux 4.1 Will Have More XenGT vGPU Support

While the first release candidate of the Linux 4.0 kernel is barely one week old, Intel's open-source graphics driver development team already has changes queued up for the next kernel cycle, Linux 4.1
28 February 2015 - Linux 4.1 Intel DRM - 2 Comments

The Raspberry Pi VC4 Graphics Driver You Won't Find In Linux 4.0

On top of the features mentioned in yesterday's article about features you won't find in the Linux 4.0 kernel like KDBUS and Tux3, there's also the Raspberry Pi VC4 DRM driver that has yet to be mainlined.
24 February 2015 - VC4 Linux 4.0 - 3 Comments

Linux 4.0 Doesn't Have The Weirdest Codename

With last night's release of the Linux 4.0-rc1 kernel, Linus Torvalds changed the kernel codename from "Diseased Newt" to "Hurr durr I'ma sheep." While the codename may seem a bit odd, the Linux kernel codenames are generally quite awkward.
23 February 2015 - Hurr durr I'ma sheep - 14 Comments

KDBUS & Other Features You Won't FInd In The Linux 4.0 Kernel

While Linux 4.0 is the next major kernel release and it does present a new lot of new functionality, there's still a number of high profile features not mainlined.
23 February 2015 - Linux 4.0 Missing Features - 11 Comments

Linux 4.0-RC1 Tagged, Linux 4.0 Will Bring Many Notable Improvements

Linus Torvalds has decided to go ahead and rename the Linux 3.20 kernel to Linux 4.0 per his polling last week. Torvalds released Linux 4.0-rc1 on Sunday night and this release comes with many significant updates.
22 February 2015 - Linux 4.0-rc1 - 12 Comments

pNFS Block Server Support Is Coming To Linux 4.0 (3.20)

The nfsd changes for the Linux 4.0/3.20 kernel provide pNFS block server support.
22 February 2015 - pNFS - 8 Comments

Intel Quark SoC x86 Platform Support For Linux 3.20/4.0?

Ingo Molnar has asked Linus Torvalds to pull the x86 platform support for Intel Quark SoC systems for the Linux 3.20/4.0 kernel.
20 February 2015 - Intel Quark SoC - 7 Comments

It Could Be A While Before Seeing The Tamil GPU Driver Code

While the Tamil driver is moving along for open-source ARM Mali T-Series graphics support, it could be a while before seeing the actual source code.
20 February 2015 - Tamil / Lima - 16 Comments

Code Merged This Week For Linux 3.20/4.0 Is Just As Exciting As Last Week

Last weekend I covered the changes so far for the next kernel release, which will be called either Linux 3.20 or Linux 4.0 depending upon Linus Torvalds' end decision. This week more exciting code has landed.
20 February 2015 - Linux 3.20 - 1 Comment

RAID 5/6 Continues Being Improved For Btrfs With Linux 3.20

Chris Mason has sent in his pull request of the Btrfs file-system changes for the Linux 3.20 (4.0?) kernel.
19 February 2015 - Btrfs Linux 3.20 - 24 Comments

Intel Is Currently The Number One Sponsor Of Linux Kernel Development

The Linux Foundation has released their annual Linux kernel development report from the Linux Foundation Collaboration Summit taking place in Santa Rosa, California.
18 February 2015 - Linux Stats - 48 Comments

Linux 3.20 To Land VirtIO 1.0 Implementation

The next version of the Linux kernel, which will be known as Linux 3.20 or Linux 4.0, will land VirtIO 1.0 support.
18 February 2015 - VirtIO 1.0 - 1 Comment

The Community Really Wants To See Linux 4.0

Linus Torvalds has yet to reveal whether Linux 3.20 will be re-branded as Linux 4.0, but it seems the community at least really wants this version bump to happen.
16 February 2015 - Linux 4.0 - 23 Comments

The DRM Graphics Changes Submitted For Linux 3.20

The most recent pull request for the already very exciting Linux 3.20 / 4.0 kernel is the DRM graphics driver changes, which of course excite us a lot. This DRM pull request is another fairly heavy pull request with a number of end-user features for the popular open-source graphics drivers.
16 February 2015 - Linux 3.20 DRM

The Staging Pull For Linux 3.20 Has A Lot Of Changes All Over The Place

The latest pull requests sent in for the Linux 3.20 kernel are the various subsystems maintained by Greg Kroah-Hartman. The changes for the USB drivers, char/misc, driver core, staging, and TTY/serial aren't too jaw-dropping, but for staging at least is the usual heavy churn between kernel cycles.
15 February 2015 - Linux 3.20 Staging - 4 Comments

Changes Already For Linux 3.20 (Linux 4.0?) Are Very Exciting

While we don't yet know whether the next kernel version is Linux 3.20 or Linux 4.0, what we do know is that this next Linux kernel revision will contain a lot of exciting updates.
14 February 2015 - Linux 3.20 Features - 9 Comments

Linus Torvalds Still Deciding Linux 3.20 vs. Linux 4.0

Linus Torvalds is still deciding when to bump the kernel version to Linux 4.0.
13 February 2015 - Linux 4.0? - 47 Comments

F2FS Gets A Few Fixes For Linux 3.20

F2FS remains a very promising open-source file-system for targeting flash-based storage on Linux, though for Linux 3.20 the changes aren't too exciting.
13 February 2015 - Flash-Friendly File-System - 7 Comments

TPM 2.0 Support Sent In For The Linux 3.20 Kernel

Trusted Platform Module 2.0 (TPM 2.0) is to be supported by the Linux 3.20 kernel.
12 February 2015 - TPM 2.0 - 2 Comments

Power Management For Linux 3.20: SFI CPUFreq, Skylake P-State, New AMD ACPI Driver

Rafael Wysocki sent in another hearty ACPI+PM pull request for the next revision to the Linux kernel.
11 February 2015 - ACPI+PM Linux 3.20

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