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Linux 4.4 Articles & Reviews

Linux 4.4 To 4.16 Kernel Benchmarks With AMD Ryzen Threadripper   Software   2018-03-27
Linux 4.4 To 4.7 - EXT4 vs. F2FS vs. Btrfs Benchmarks   Storage   2016-08-03
Nouveau Linux 4.5 vs. NVIDIA OpenGL Performance: Open-Source Not Up To Par   Display Drivers   2016-02-10
Linux 3.5 To Linux 4.5-rc1 Kernel Benchmarks   Software   2016-01-25
Linux 3.5 Through Linux 4.4 Kernel Benchmarks: A 19-Way Kernel Showdown Shows Some Regressions   Software   2016-01-22
Some Quick Tests With ZFS, F2FS, Btrfs & Friends On Linux 4.4   Software   2016-01-20
Linux 4.3 vs. Liquorix 4.3 vs. Linux 4.4 Kernel Tests   Software   2016-01-10
New AMD GPU Performance To Be Boosted By Linux 4.5; How It Compares To The Binary Blob   Display Drivers   2015-12-23
Intel Broadwell Laptop OpenGL Performance: Windows 10 vs. Ubuntu Linux   Operating Systems   2015-12-11
A Few Intel Core i3 5010U vs. i5 5200U Broadwell Tests On Linux   Processors   2015-12-09
Radeon DRM Linux 4.4 + Mesa 11.1 + DRI3 vs. AMD's Proprietary Driver   Display Drivers   2015-11-29
How Nouveau Compares To NVIDIA's Linux Driver When Kepler Re-Clocking Works   Display Drivers   2015-11-27
Btrfs RAID Benchmarks With The Linux 4.4 Kernel On Samsung 850 SSDs   Storage   2015-11-26
Early Radeon vs. Nouveau OpenGL Tests On Linux 4.4   Display Drivers   2015-11-23
Nouveau Kepler Re-Clocking Is Working A Lot Better On Linux 4.4   Display Drivers   2015-11-20
A Look At The New Features Of The Linux 4.4 Kernel   Software   2015-11-15
Trying Out DRM-Next With Radeon/AMDGPU Drivers Ahead Of Linux 4.4   Display Drivers   2015-10-21

Linux 4.4 Linux & Open-Source News

Solus Linux 4.4 Released - Powered By Linux 6.3, Latest Budgie Desktop   Operating Systems   2023-07-07
Linux Turning Off The Light - The LightNVM Subsystem To Be Removed   Linux Storage   2021-08-15
Linux 5.10 LTS Will Be Maintained Through End Of Year 2026   Linux Kernel   2021-05-09
Linux 5.10 LTS Will Only Be Maintained Until EOY 2022 Unless More Companies Step Up   Linux Kernel   2021-01-27
Linux 4.4.215 / 4.9.215 / 4.14.172 / 5.5.7 Kernels Bringing Intel KVM Security Fix   Linux Kernel   2020-02-27
The Most Popular Linux / Open-Source News Of This Decade   Phoronix   2019-12-11
EXT4 On Linux 5.5 To Support Encryption On Smaller Block Sizes   Linux Storage   2019-11-16
EXT4 Brings New Debugging Ioctls For Linux 5.4   Linux Storage   2019-09-20
DragonFlyBSD Pulls In AMD Radeon Graphics Code From The Linux 4.7 Kernel   BSD   2019-08-25
Linux 4.4 & 4.9 Kernels Get Back-Ported SWAPGS Protection   Linux Kernel   2019-08-11
NetBSD 9.0 Prepping For Release With AArch64 Support, Kernel ASLR & Better NVMe Perf   BSD   2019-07-31
DragonFlyBSD Pulls In The Radeon Driver Code From Linux 4.4   BSD   2019-07-18
ASUS Pushes Out TinkerOS 2.0.8 With Many Updates To Its Debian Linux Image   Hardware   2018-11-25
OpenBSD 6.4 Released - Disables SMT/HT By Default, Updates Radeon DRM   BSD   2018-10-18
One Week Past Linux 4.18.0, The Linux 4.18.3 Kernel Is Already Out   Linux Kernel   2018-08-18
L1TF / Foreshadow Mitigations Land In Linux 4.18 / 4.17 / 4.14 / 4.9 / 4.4 Kernel Update   Linux Kernel   2018-08-16
Linux 4.9.100, Linux 4.16.9 Bring More Spectre V1 Safeguards   Linux Kernel   2018-05-16
Trisquel 8.0 Arrives Of The 100% Libre Linux OS, Using MATE & Powered By Linux 4.4   GNU   2018-04-18
Linux 4.16 Reaches Its First Point Release With Over 30 Fixes   Linux Kernel   2018-04-08
Oracle Brings KPTI Meltdown Mitigation To Linux 4.1   Oracle   2018-03-06
Ubuntu Preparing Kernel Updates With IBRS/IBPB For Spectre Mitigation   Linux Security   2018-01-18
Retpoline Backported To Linux 4.9, Linux 4.14 Kernels   Linux Kernel   2018-01-15
OpenBSD 6.2 Released With Hardware Support Improvements, Updated Packages   BSD   2017-10-09
OpenBSD 6.2 Is Planned For Release Next Week With New Features   BSD   2017-10-08
OpenWRT-Based LEDE 17.01.3 Released   Operating Systems   2017-10-04
Linux To Get "Extended LTS" Releases, Kernel Support For Six Years   Linux Kernel   2017-09-29
F2FS Hit By Three Security Vulnerabilities: Memory Corruption, Possible Code Execution   Linux Storage   2017-08-08
openSUSE Leap 42.3 Officially Released   SUSE   2017-07-26
NVIDIA JetPack 3.1 Boosts Deep Learning Performance For Jetson Boards   NVIDIA   2017-07-24
Features For OpenSUSE Leap 42.3   SUSE   2017-07-07
96Boards Officially Launches The HiKey 960 ARM Board   Arm   2017-04-26
Android-x86 6.0-r3 Released, Now Riding On Mesa 17.0.4   Operating Systems   2017-04-25
OpenWRT-Forked LEDE Releases 17.01, Presents At The Embedded Linux Conf   Operating Systems   2017-02-24
How An Old PowerMac G5 Compares To Modern Intel CPUs   Hardware   2017-02-14
Yes, Linux 4.9 Is A Long-Term Kernel Release   Linux Kernel   2017-01-19
The Most Viewed Linux Kernel News Stories Of 2016   Linux Kernel   2016-12-30
OpenELEC 7.0 Kodi HTPC Linux Distribution Released   Multimedia   2016-12-29
OpenSUSE Leap 42.2 Arrives   SUSE   2016-11-16
A Word Of Warning When Using AMDGPU-PRO On An Unsupported Kernel   AMD   2016-11-14
OpenSUSE Leap 42.2 Release Candidate Published   SUSE   2016-10-18
NixOS 16.09 Released, Reduced Disk Space & Package Hardening   Operating Systems   2016-10-03
Some Fresh Linux 4.8 + Mesa 12.1-dev OpenGL Benchmarks For Radeon GPUs   Mesa   2016-09-21
Android-x86 6.0 Marshmallow Uses Mesa 12.0, Adds F2FS File-System   Operating Systems   2016-09-18
Elementary OS 0.4 "Loki" Released   Operating Systems   2016-09-09
Linux 4.8, AMDGPU, RADV & Google's Fuchsia OS Dominated This Month   Phoronix   2016-08-31
It's Really Worthwhile For AMDGPU Users On Ubuntu 16.04 To Upgrade Their Kernel, Mesa   Radeon   2016-08-25
August Has Been A Super Exciting Month So Far For Linux / Open-Source Users   Free Software   2016-08-21
The Speed Of Ubuntu 16.10 Currently Versus Ubuntu 16.04, Clear Linux   Clear Linux   2016-08-06
Linux 4.7 - Btrfs vs. EXT4 vs. F2FS vs. XFS vs. NTFS Benchmarks   Linux Storage   2016-08-04
Linux 4.7 Notebook Power Testing: Possible Regression When Idling   Linux Kernel   2016-07-22
DragonFlyBSD Updates Its Intel Graphics Driver From Linux 4.4   BSD   2016-07-21
Slackware 14.2 Officially Released   Operating Systems   2016-07-01
Android-x86 6.0-RC1 Released With OpenGL ES Via Mesa, Linux 4.4.12   Google   2016-06-09
Ubuntu 16.10 Continues Planning For The Linux 4.8 Kernel   Ubuntu   2016-06-09
Manjaro Linux 16.06 Released, Powered By Linux 4.4 & Latest Arch   Arch Linux   2016-06-06
Genode OS 16.05 Adds Rust Support, Updated Device Drivers   Operating Systems   2016-05-27
F1 2015: Don't Go Racing Yet With AMDGPU-Pro Or RadeonSI Gallium3D   Radeon   2016-05-26
OpenSUSE 42.2 Alpha Released   SUSE   2016-05-24
AMDGPU-PRO OpenCL vs. NVIDIA 364 Compute Benchmarks On Ubuntu Linux   Hardware   2016-05-24
AMDGPU-PRO BETA 2 Driver Is Playing Nicely On Ubuntu 16.04 With The R9 Fury   Radeon   2016-05-23
Trying R600g On Mesa 11.3, Cayman GPU On Linux 4.7 Radeon DRM Yields Problems   Mesa   2016-05-20
Mesa 11.3 Isn't A Game Changer For Intel's Haswell   Intel   2016-05-19
Manjaro 16.06 RC1 Polishes Xfce 4.12, Linux 4.4 LTS   Arch Linux   2016-05-16
Raspbian Update Released With Pi 3 Bluetooth UI, SD Card Copier   Debian   2016-05-13
Slackware 14.2 RC2 Now Available   Operating Systems   2016-04-16
Some Early Windows 10 vs. Ubuntu Linux Vulkan Tests With NVIDIA Graphics   Vulkan   2016-04-08
NixOS 16.03 Released   Operating Systems   2016-04-01
Has Power Management Improved With The Updates To Fedora 23?   Fedora   2016-03-29
Linux 4.6-rc1 Kernel Benchmarks On A Xeon E5 Haswell   Intel   2016-03-28
Fedora's Rawhide Nodebug Kernel Is Now On Linux 4.6   Fedora   2016-03-28
Linux 4.6 Will Fix A Bug Where Some Laptops Are Always Throttled With Bad Performance   Hardware   2016-03-24
Slackware 14.2 RC1 Arrives   Operating Systems   2016-03-18
Radeon DRI3 Performance On Ubuntu 16.04   Ubuntu   2016-03-17
Is Intel's PowerTOP Utility Still Beneficial In 2016 On Ubuntu 16.04 To Save Power?   Intel   2016-03-14
Linux 4.5 Appears To Slightly Lower Power Use, But Linux 4.6 Will Be Even Better   Linux Kernel   2016-03-12
Using 64-bit Linux Software To Reduce Power Consumption?   Ubuntu   2016-03-10
X.Org Server 1.18 Makes It For Ubuntu 16.04   X.Org   2016-03-10
Linux 4.4 Is Now In Stable For Fedora 23 Users   Linux Kernel   2016-03-03
Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial Xerus" Beta 1 Released   Ubuntu   2016-02-25
Linux 4.4 Is Soon Coming To Fedora 23   Fedora   2016-02-19
The VirGL Virtual OpenGL Renderer Is Growing Up   Virtualization   2016-02-15
Early Ubuntu 14.04 vs. Ubuntu 16.04 Intel Xeon E5 Benchmarks   Ubuntu   2016-02-13
Ubuntu 14.04 vs. 16.04 LTS AMD FirePro Performance On Open-Source   Ubuntu   2016-02-13
4K HDMI Appears To Work Much Better With Nouveau On Linux 4.5   Nouveau   2016-02-08
Linux Distribution Battles, Linux 4.5, & Graphics Drivers Were Hot This Month   Phoronix   2016-01-31
Linux 4.4 Is Preparing To Land In Ubuntu 16.04 LTS   Ubuntu   2016-01-27
Zenwalk 8.0 Linux Distribution Now In Beta   Operating Systems   2016-01-25
EXT4 Gets Fixed Up Along With Other File-Systems & Storage Code For Linux 4.5   Linux Storage   2016-01-22
Intel P-State Is Faster Than ACPI CPUFreq Performance On Linux 4.4   Hardware   2016-01-18
2016 Has Been Off To A Great Start For Open-Source & Linux   Free Software   2016-01-17
The Allwinner A10 DRM Display Engine Support Revised   Hardware   2016-01-15
Reiser4 & ZFS Get Updated For The Linux 4.4 Kernel   Linux Storage   2016-01-14
Slackware 14.2 Beta Released, Now Uses PulseAudio   Operating Systems   2016-01-13
Blob-Free GNU Linux-libre 4.4 Kernel Released   GNU   2016-01-11
Linux 4.4 Kernel Officially Released   Linux Kernel   2016-01-10
The Thousands Of FIXMEs & TODOs In The Linux Kernel   Linux Kernel   2016-01-08
It Looks Like Nouveau Will Not Have Any Exciting Changes For Linux 4.5   Nouveau   2016-01-07
Features To Start Looking Forward To For Linux 4.5   Linux Kernel   2016-01-04
Linux 4.4-rc8 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2016-01-03
Vulkan, BUS1, SuperTux, Raspberry Pi Zero & Other Popular December Topics   Free Software   2016-01-01
Open-Source / Linux Enthusiasts Have A Lot To Be Thankful For This Year   Free Software   2015-12-30
Did Linux Power Consumption Improve At All This Year?   Hardware   2015-12-28
Linux 4.4-rc7 Kernel Officially Released   Linux Kernel   2015-12-27
Will Linux 4.5 Bring Any Performance Boost For Pre-AMDGPU Radeon?   Radeon   2015-12-24
Linux 4.4-rc6: The Kernel Remains Quiet Around The Holidays   Linux Kernel   2015-12-20
Here's A Fresh Ubuntu Kernel Spin With The Latest AMDGPU PowerPlay Support   Radeon   2015-12-18
QEMU 2.5 Released With The VirtIO GPU 3D Support   Virtualization   2015-12-16
Running OpenGL 4.1, DRI3 With Mesa Git On An AMD Cayman GPU   AMD   2015-12-16
Ubuntu 15.10 vs. Fedora 23 With The Intel Xeon E3 v5 Skylake   Fedora   2015-12-15
Mesa 11.1 Will Likely Support The Raspberry Pi 3D Support In Linux 4.5   Mesa   2015-12-14
Linux 4.4-rc5 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2015-12-13
Xeon Skylake Users May Run Into Display Problems With Current Distributions   Intel   2015-12-12
Raspberry Pi VC4 3D Acceleration Should Come To Linux 4.5   Raspberry Pi   2015-12-11
Intel + Mesa Git Will Run GRID Autosport On Linux   Intel   2015-12-11
Is Mesa 11.2-dev Any Faster For Broadwell HD Graphics 5500?   Intel   2015-12-10
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Temporarily Rebases To Linux 4.3   Ubuntu   2015-12-09
Recapping The Intel Graphics Changes Of Linux 4.4   Intel   2015-12-09
Raspberry Pi VC4 Gallium3D Support Continues Marching Along   Mesa   2015-12-08
Linux 4.4-rc4 Released: Not Too Exciting   Linux Kernel   2015-12-06
Linux 4.4-rc4 Will Have Nouveau/Radeon/Intel DRM Driver Fixes   Linux Kernel   2015-12-06
Linux 4.4 SSD Benchmarks On EXT4, F2FS, Btrfs & XFS   Linux Storage   2015-12-03
Jetson TX1, One Second Linux & Other Open-Source Jollies From This Month   Phoronix   2015-11-30
Ubuntu's Mainline Kernel Archive Finally Has Working Linux 4.4 Kernels   Ubuntu   2015-11-30
Linux 4.4-rc3 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2015-11-29
Contemplating A New, Public Linux Daily Kernel Build Server For Ubuntu/Fedora   Linux Kernel   2015-11-28
Features To Find With Mesa 11.1   Mesa   2015-11-27
Are Intel Skylake Graphics Any Faster With Linux 4.4?   Linux Kernel   2015-11-27
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Continues To Focus On The Linux 4.4 Kernel   Ubuntu   2015-11-25
Here's A Linux 4.4-rc2 Kernel For Easy Ubuntu Testing   Ubuntu   2015-11-23
Linux 4.4-rc2 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2015-11-22
Here's An Early Linux 4.4 Kernel Spin To Play Around With On Ubuntu   Ubuntu   2015-11-18
Linux 4.4-rc1 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2015-11-15
Linux 4.4 Is Checking In At Over 20.8 Million Lines   Linux Kernel   2015-11-14
Chrome Platform Updates Sent In For Linux 4.4   Google   2015-11-14
QEMU 2.5-RC0 Released, Supports VirtIO-GPU 3D Mode   Virtualization   2015-11-14
Shoddy Laptop? Linux 4.4 Gets Patch To Support ESC Key On Lenovo Laptop   Linux Kernel   2015-11-14
Are There Any Raspberry Pi 2 Benchmarks You'd Like To See?   Raspberry Pi   2015-11-12
XFS In Linux 4.4 Isn't Too Exciting   Linux Storage   2015-11-12
Linux Kernel's Kconfig xconfig Ported To Qt5   Linux Kernel   2015-11-11
Mesa 11.0.5 Adds Intel Skylake GT4 & AMD Stoney Support   Mesa   2015-11-11
ARM SoC & Platform Updates Mailed In For The Linux 4.4 Kernel   Arm   2015-11-10
How To Use EXT4's File-System Encryption Feature   Linux Storage   2015-11-10
Linux DRM Maintainer On Skylake: "Try Harder"   Hardware   2015-11-10
Features Published So Far In The Linux 4.4 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2015-11-09
Linux 4.4 DRM Pull Has Raspberry Pi Driver, AMDGPU Improvements   Hardware   2015-11-08
Linux Support Appears For Another Logitech Racing Wheel For Gamers   Linux Gaming   2015-11-07
Many Network, WiFi, & eBPF Changes For The Linux 4.4 Kernel   Hardware   2015-11-07
Linux 4.4 Sound: Better Firmware Support, Adds Intel Lewisburg   Hardware   2015-11-07
Linux 4.4 HID: Better Skylake Touchpads, Corsair K90 & Logitech G29 Support   Linux Kernel   2015-11-07
EXT4 In Linux 4.4 Brings Fixes, Particularly For Encryption Support   Linux Storage   2015-11-06