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As usual, Ingo Molnar is in early with his changes for the various subsystems he maintains for the next kernel cycle. With Linux 3.19 being released last night, this morning are many pull requests from Ingo for Linux 3.20.
9 February 2015 - Linux 3.20 Scheduler
The Linux 3.19 kernel is now officially available.
8 February 2015 - Linux 3.19 - 15 Comments
If all goes according to plan the Linux 3.19 kernel will be released by the end of today.
8 February 2015 - Linux 3.19 Kernel - 10 Comments
The seventh and likely last release candidate to the Linux 3.19 kernel is now available.
2 February 2015 - Linux 3.19-rc7 - 13 Comments
Going along with many DRM graphics driver improvements for Linux 3.20 is the seemingly never-ending work on atomic mode-setting.
28 January 2015 - Atomic Linux - 3 Comments
The latest work landing in the DRM-Next code-base for the Linux 3.20 kernel merge window is the Tegra DRM driver updates.
27 January 2015 - Atomic Mode-Setting - 1 Comment
Linus Torvalds released the Linux 3.19-rc6 weekly test kernel overnight.
26 January 2015 - Linux 3.19 - 1 Comment
Steven Rostedt sent out the announcement today for TraceFS, a new file-system for the Linux kernel tracing subsystem.
21 January 2015 - TraceFS - 8 Comments
Last year at LinuxCon a Google administrator was talking up Btrfs and encouraging attendees to try it. That Google admin, Marc Merlin, traveled down to New Zealand last week for LCA2015 to further promote the Btrfs file-system.
20 January 2015 - Btrfs - 20 Comments
Linus Torvalds has put out the newest weekly update of the Linux 3.19 kernel.
18 January 2015 - Linux 3.19-rc5
Version 3 of the KDBUS patches for eventual integration into the mainline Linux kernel were published on Friday.
16 January 2015 - KDBUS - 13 Comments
Linus Torvalds is back on schedule doing Sunday releases of the in-development Linux 3.19 kernel.
11 January 2015 - Linux 3.19 - 1 Comment
A batch of Intel DRM Linux graphics driver changes have landed in DRM-Next for eventual pulling into what will become the Linux 3.20 kernel.
10 January 2015 - DRM-Next
Former Red Hat employee Dave Jones has provided some closure to that Linux 3.18 kernel bug that was initially viewed as a "worrisome regression" and turned out to be very difficult to track with no official fix within the mainline Linux kernel.
8 January 2015 - DaveJ's Bug - 16 Comments
Linus Torvalds released the Linux 3.19-rc3 kernel on Monday following a one-day delay -- not due to bugs/regressions but rather due to spending his weekend tiling a bathroom.
5 January 2015 - Linux 3.19
The advancement of the Linux kernel in 2014 was nothing short of fantastic! The kernel added so many new features and is now more than 19.1 million lines of code.
4 January 2015 - 2014 - 17 Comments
Due to Christmas and conventional employees tending to take time off at the end of the year, Linux 3.19-rc2 was released as an abnormally tiny release this Sunday evening.
28 December 2014 - Linux 3.19-rc2 - 2 Comments
For the past month there's been kernel developers investigating "a big unknown worry in a regression" that have left many key kernel developers -- including Linus Torvalds -- puzzled. It looks like that investigation is finally being close to being resolved.
27 December 2014 - Linux 3.18 Bug - 10 Comments
Continuing in our usual round of year-end lists for the areas of Linux and open-source we cover the most at Phoronix, here's a look at the biggest Linux kernel news items of 2014.
27 December 2014 - Linux Kernel
It looks like for the Linux 3.20 kernel is when the new kernel live patching technology will be integrated to mainline.
22 December 2014 - Linux 3.20 - 6 Comments
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