Oracle Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel R5U3 Released With Better ARM 64-Bit Support
Written by Michael Larabel in Oracle on 24 March 2020 at 05:55 PM EDT. 6 Comments
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The Oracle Linux team has released Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 5 Update 3 as the newest version of their optimized downstream Linux kernel catering to cloud workloads.

Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel R5 Update 3 is based off the Linux 4.14.35 upstream kernel but with extra patches atop. The focus for R5 Update 3 is on offering better 64-bit ARM (AArch64) architecture support, on-demand paging support, an XFS file-system deadlock fix, virtualization updates, and various driver updates back-ported to the kernel.

The Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel continues to offer full user-space compatibility with Red Hat Enterprise Linux for which Oracle Linux continues to be based.

More details on today's Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 5 Update 3 via the Oracle Linux blog.
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