Linux Kernel News Archives
Better Xbox One Controller Support For Linux 4.5

Last week was the big input driver updates sent in for the Linux 4.5 kernel while ending out this week was another update that included some work to the XPad driver that supports the Xbox controllers and more on Linux.

23 January 2016 - More Input Work - 5 Comments
The Linux Kernel Had Many Vulnerabilities Last Year

While today's 0-day local privilege escalation bug is making the news rounds on the Internet, there were many other security vulnerabilities discovered within the Linux kernel last year -- many of which didn't receive as much attention and some of them are even yet to be resolved.

19 January 2016 - 2015 Linux Kernel CVEs - 1 Comment
Features & Changes Merged So Far For The Linux 4.5 Kernel

We are one week into the two week merge window for the Linux 4.5 kernel. There have been multiple Phoronix articles daily about changes and new features of Linux 4.5. If you're looking at catching up on your reading this weekend, here is a look at the interesting changes that landed this week.

17 January 2016 - Week One Of Linux 4.5 - 2 Comments
Linux-Based XanMod Kernel Tests

Following yesterday's tests of the Liquorix 4.3 kernel, a Phoronix reader pointed out another customized kernel I previously hadn't heard of: XanMod.

11 January 2016 - XanMod - 17 Comments

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