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Linux 5.12 Articles & Reviews

Squeezing More Performance Out Of The Linux Kernel With Clang + LTO   Software   2021-07-21
Radeon RX 6800 Series Seeing Some Small Gains With Linux 5.12   Display Drivers   2021-03-05
Linux 5.12 Features Intel Xe VRR, Nintendo 64 Port + Clang LTO + Much More   Software   2021-02-28

Linux 5.12 Linux & Open-Source News

Linux Patches Aim To Mitigate An Inconsistent Performance / NUMA Imbalancing Issue   Linux Kernel   2022-05-15
F2FS File-System Adding Support For IDMAPPED Mounts   Linux Storage   2022-02-13
LLVM Enjoyed Record Growth In 2021, Many Exciting Compiler Advancements   LLVM   2022-01-02
This Year Microsoft Embraced eBPF, Debuted CBL-Mariner, Continued With WSL Features   Microsoft   2021-12-31
Recapping Intel's Open-Source/Linux Achievements For 2021   Intel   2021-12-30
The Most Exciting AMD Linux / Open-Source News Of 2021   AMD   2021-12-29
More Of Intel's CXL Enablement Code Arrives For Linux 5.16   Intel   2021-11-09
Nintendo Switch Controller Driver, Sony PS5 Controller Improvements Come For Linux 5.16   Hardware   2021-11-05
OpenZFS 2.0.6 Released With Support For Newer Kernels   Linux Storage   2021-09-25
Linux 5.15 KVM Defaults To The New x86 TDP MMU, Enables AMD SVM 5-Level Paging   Virtualization   2021-09-07
Btrfs Adds Degenerate RAID Support, Performance Improvements With Linux 5.15   Linux Storage   2021-08-31
Con Kolivas Contemplates Ending Kernel Development, Retiring MuQSS & -ck Patches   Linux Kernel   2021-08-31
Linux 5.15 To Fix Regression In Its Floppy Disk Driver   Linux Kernel   2021-08-29
Clang CFI Patches For The Linux Kernel Updated To Beef Up Security   Linux Kernel   2021-08-25
Apple M1 PCIe Driver Under Review For The Linux Kernel   Apple   2021-08-15
ASUS Laptop Platform Profile Support Under Review For Linux   Hardware   2021-08-14
Btrfs Set To Land Support For IDMAPPED Mounts In Linux 5.15   Linux Storage   2021-08-12
LE9, Canonical's Profits, Steam Deck, & Loongson 3A5000 Made For An Exciting July   Phoronix   2021-08-01
KDE Making It Easy To Tune Your Laptop's Power Profile, Other Improvements Land   KDE   2021-07-24
Linux 5.14 Supports Some Exciting Features With RISC-V   RISC-V   2021-07-09
The Most Popular Intel Linux/Open-Source News From H1'2021   Intel   2021-07-08
AMD's Linux Strides In H1'21 From FreeSync HDMI To PyTorch ROCm   AMD   2021-07-04
CXL Bring-Up Continues - More Infrastructure For Linux 5.14, "More Meat" For Linux 5.15   Hardware   2021-07-03
CentOS Hyperscale Workstation Sees Experimental OS Builds, More Changes Coming   Red Hat   2021-06-30
Linux Formerly Affected By A KVM SVM Guest-To-Host Breakout Code Vulnerability   AMD   2021-06-29
Intel Confirms Q2'22 Ramp For Xeon Sapphire Rapids As Good News For Their Linux Bring-Up   Intel   2021-06-29
Mesa's Exciting Milestones So Far In 2021 From Zink To Great Intel/AMD Open-Source Work   Mesa   2021-06-27
Linux Kernel's BPF Fixed Up Against Spectre Vulnerability Bypass   Linux Security   2021-06-24
Experimental Reiser5 File-System Patch Updated For Linux 5.12   Linux Storage   2021-06-20
OpenMandriva Lx 4.3 RC Released With LLVM 12 Toolchain, Linux 5.12 Kernel   Operating Systems   2021-05-24
Looking At An Early Performance Regression In Linux 5.13 - Scheduler Related   Linux Kernel   2021-05-11
OpenZFS 2.1-rc5 Released With Linux 5.12 Support, Many Bug Fixes   Linux Storage   2021-05-10
PowerPC Pull Brings 32-Bit Improvements For Linux 5.13 - eBPF + KFENCE   Hardware   2021-05-08
IO_uring Squeezes More Performance With Linux 5.13   Linux Storage   2021-05-03
Hypocrite Commits, Rocket Lake Benchmarks, Arch's New Installer Rallied April   Phoronix   2021-05-01
Clang CFI Support Upstreamed For Linux 5.13 - But Only On ARM64 For Now   LLVM   2021-04-30
Btrfs Continues Ironing Out Zoned Mode Support, Some Performance Work   Linux Storage   2021-04-29
Concurrent TLB Flushing For Linux 5.13 Provide A Small Performance Benefit   Linux Kernel   2021-04-29
GNU Linux-Libre 5.12 Released After More Driver Deblobbing, Dedicated To A Cat   GNU   2021-04-26
Linux 5.13 Merge Window Kicks Off With Microsoft Surface Improvements, Gigabyte WMI Driver   Linux Kernel   2021-04-26
Linux 5.12 Released With Intel Xe Variable Rate Refresh, Clang LTO, KFENCE + More   Linux Kernel   2021-04-25
KFence Memory Safety Error Checking Is Looking Good For Minimal Overhead On Linux 5.12   Linux Kernel   2021-04-19
Linux 5.12 Diverted From Release To Allow An Extra Week Of Testing   Linux Kernel   2021-04-18
Features Expected For Linux 5.13 From Apple M1 To FreeSync HDMI To AMD Aldebaran   Linux Kernel   2021-04-17
The 12 Most Interesting Changes Of Linux 5.12 - PS5, N64, Intel VRR, RDNA2 OverDrive   Linux Kernel   2021-04-15
Metro Exodus Launches For Linux But Off To Bumpy Start   Linux Gaming   2021-04-14
Linux 5.12-rc7 Kernel Released - It's Big And Causing Some Concern   Linux Kernel   2021-04-11
SiFive FU740 PCIe Support Queued Ahead Of Linux 5.13   RISC-V   2021-04-11
Reiser4 Ported Early To The Linux 5.12 Kernel   Linux Storage   2021-04-08
Linux 5.12-rc6 Released - A "Positively Tiny" Easter Kernel   Linux Kernel   2021-04-04
READFILE System Call Rebased For More Efficient Reading Of Small Files   Linux Storage   2021-04-03
Linux 5.12 Corruption, GNOME 40, AMD Milan, Rust In Linux-Next Made For An Exciting March   Phoronix   2021-04-01
"PKRAM" Revived For Preserving Memory Pages Across Kexec'ing Kernels   Oracle   2021-03-31
The Most Popular AMD Linux/Open-Source News For Q1'2021   AMD   2021-03-31
The Most Exciting Open-Source Graphics Driver News From Q1'2021   Mesa   2021-03-29
Linux 5.12-rc5 Released - It's Bigger Than Average   Linux Kernel   2021-03-28
NZXT Kraken Driver Queued For Introduction In Linux 5.13   Hardware   2021-03-26
Linux 5.12-rc4 Released - The 5.12 Kernel Is Still Looking Good   Linux Kernel   2021-03-21
Linux 5.13 To Address Some Networking Overhead Caused By Retpolines   Linux Networking   2021-03-21
AMD Sends In Aldebaran, FreeSync HDMI, Other Graphics Changes For Linux 5.13   Radeon   2021-03-20
Standalone XWayland Makes It For Ubuntu 21.04 Along With Linux 5.11, Mesa 21.0   Ubuntu   2021-03-18
Linux 5.12-rc3 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2021-03-14
Clang CFI Patches For The Linux Kernel Aim To Provide Better Security   LLVM   2021-03-14
Linux 5.12 Performance Is Looking Stable, In Good Shape   Linux Kernel   2021-03-10
OpenZFS 2.0.4 Released With Linux 5.11 Support, Early Linux 5.12 Compatibility Updates   Linux Storage   2021-03-09
Linux 5.11.5, 5.10.22 Released With Headless AMD Navi 12 SKU Backported   Linux Kernel   2021-03-09
LLVM Clang Mainlines Support For The Motorola 68000 Series (m68k)   Hardware   2021-03-08
Intel Already Started Working On Linux Driver Code For Lunar Lake   Intel   2021-03-08
Linux 5.11.4 Released With Some Prominent Fixes, Hardware Additions   Linux Kernel   2021-03-07
Linux 5.12-rc2 Released Early - A Rare Friday Kernel Due To That Nasty Corruption Issue   Linux Kernel   2021-03-06
Intel Tiger Lake Xe Graphics On Linux 5.12 Git, Mesa 21.1-devel   Intel   2021-03-05
Apple M1 Patches For The Linux Kernel Sent Out A Third Time   Apple   2021-03-04
Linux 5.12-rc2 Likely Coming Early Due To That Nasty File-System Corruption Bug   Linux Kernel   2021-03-04
Linux 5.10.20 Released - Fixes The Erroneous Record-Breaking AMD Clock Frequencies   Linux Kernel   2021-03-04
VCN-Less Navi 12 SKU, RX 6000 Series BACO Runtime PM Are Extras For Linux 5.12   Radeon   2021-03-04
Microsoft Sends Out Patches For Hyper-V "Isolation VMs" With Linux   Microsoft   2021-03-04
Linux 5.12 Lands Fix For File-System Corruption Caused By Swapfile Issue   Linux Kernel   2021-03-03
That Linux 5.12 Severe Data Corruption Bug Hits Intel CI Systems - Issue Caused By Swap File   Linux Kernel   2021-03-02
New NTFS Driver Misses Out On Linux 5.12 But Revved A 22nd Time   Linux Storage   2021-03-02
AES-NI XTS Crypto Performance Looking Good For AMD With Linux 5.12 Fix   AMD   2021-03-01
Linux 5.12 Coming In At Around 28.8 Million Lines, AMDGPU Driver Closing In On 3 Million   Linux Kernel   2021-03-01
helloSystem, System76 Keyboard + Linux 5.11/5.12 Captivated Users In February   Phoronix   2021-03-01
Linux 5.12-rc1 Released As The "Frozen Wasteland" Kernel   Linux Kernel   2021-02-28
Xilinx Volleys Latest Open-Source Alveo Accelerator Driver Code   Hardware   2021-02-28
Broadcom VK Accelerator Driver, More Intel ACRN Code Arrives For Linux 5.12   Linux Kernel   2021-02-27
Kernel Electric-Fence: Linux 5.12 Merges KFence For Low-Overhead Memory Safety Feature   Linux Kernel   2021-02-26
RISC-V With Linux 5.12 Begins Mainlining SiFive's FU740 Support, NUMA   RISC-V   2021-02-26
Watch Out For Possible Data Loss On Early Linux 5.12 Kernels   Linux Kernel   2021-02-26
Linux 5.12 To Expose Firmware Performance Data   Standards   2021-02-26
More Open-Source Adreno 500 Series Support, A6xx Speedbin Sent In For Linux 5.12   Linux Kernel   2021-02-26
Intel's Simple Firmware Interface Being Killed Off With Linux 5.12   Intel   2021-02-25
VFIO Gets Batched Page Pinning For An Easy Performance Improvement With Linux 5.12   Virtualization   2021-02-25
Compute Express Link 2.0 Support Sent In For Linux 5.12, Enabling CXL 2.0 Memory Devices   Hardware   2021-02-24
Linux 5.13 Should See HP Platform Profile Support   Hardware   2021-02-24
Clang LTO Support Merged For Linux 5.12 Including ARM64 + x86_64   LLVM   2021-02-23
VMware Engineer Revises Work On Concurrent TLB Flushes For Linux   Linux Kernel   2021-02-23
Linux 5.12 Adds eMMC Inline Encryption For Better Performance, Lower Power Use   Hardware   2021-02-23
Sony PlayStation DualSense Driver Headlines The HID Updates For Linux 5.12   Linux Kernel   2021-02-23
RDMA Changes For Linux 5.12 Add DMA-BUF Support For Peer-To-Peer Transfers With GPUs   Hardware   2021-02-22
Microsoft Contributes Integrity Improvements To Linux 5.12   Microsoft   2021-02-22
AMDGPU With Linux 5.12 Sees Last Minute Duty Cycle Scaling, Other Bits   Radeon   2021-02-22
Intel's Laptop Hinge Sensor Driver Sent In For Linux 5.12, Other Staging/IIO Work   Hardware   2021-02-22
Faster IO_uring, BFQ + BLK-MQ Improvements Among The I/O Fun For Linux 5.12   Linux Storage   2021-02-21
Intel eASIC N5X, Snapdragon 888 Support Land In Linux 5.12   Hardware   2021-02-21
Linux 5.12 Git Seeing New Code Land Following Winter Storm   Linux Kernel   2021-02-21
XFS File-System With Linux 5.12 Has "A Lot Going On This Time"   Linux Storage   2021-02-21
Linux 5.12 Adds Instruction Latency Reporting To Perf   Linux Kernel   2021-02-20
Sound Updates For Linux 5.12 Include Intel Alder Lake P, Other New Hardware   Multimedia   2021-02-20
Linux 5.12 Will Avoid Prematurely Shutting Down Intel Mobile Systems When Running Hot   Intel   2021-02-19
Radeon "GFX90A" Added To LLVM As Next-Gen CDNA With Full-Rate FP64   Radeon   2021-02-19
VRR For Intel Xe Graphics, Radeon RX 6000 Series Overclocking With Linux 5.12   Linux Kernel   2021-02-19
Nintendo 64 Support Mailed In For The Linux 5.12 Kernel   Hardware   2021-02-19
F2FS With Linux 5.12 Lets You Configure The Zstd/LZ4 Compression Ratio   Linux Storage   2021-02-18
Linux 5.12 Hooks In LED Support To The TTY Layer   Linux Kernel   2021-02-18
Linux 5.10.17 Backports CPUFreq Patches From 5.11 - Benchmarks   Linux Kernel   2021-02-18
Many Networking Improvements Routed To The Linux 5.12 Kernel   Linux Networking   2021-02-18
USB/Thunderbolt Changes For Linux 5.12 Include More USB4 Work   Hardware   2021-02-18
Btrfs With Linux 5.12 Gets More Performance Improvements, Working Zoned Mode   Linux Storage   2021-02-17
Dynamic Preemption Support Sent In For The Linux 5.12 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2021-02-17
Clang LTO PR Submitted For Linux 5.12, But x86_64 Support Not Included Yet   Linux Kernel   2021-02-17
Linux 5.12 Should Be Able To Boot As The Root Partition On Microsoft's Hypervisor   Microsoft   2021-02-17
Linux 5.12 Bringing DTPM So You Don't Burn Yourself On Hot Devices   Hardware   2021-02-16
Linux 5.12 Crypto Brings AES-NI Acceleration For CTS, Faster XTS With Retpolines   Linux Security   2021-02-16
OProfile Kernel Code Slated For Removal In Linux 5.12   Linux Kernel   2021-02-16
The x86 Platform Drivers For Linux 5.12 Have Several Prominent Additions   Hardware   2021-02-15
KVM With Linux 5.12 Allows For Userspace To Emulate Xen Hypercalls, AMD Optimization Too   Virtualization   2021-02-15
AMD Ryzen 5000 Temperature Monitoring Support Sent In For Linux 5.12   AMD   2021-02-15
Linux 5.11 Released With Intel Integer Scaling, AMD Performance Boost, RTX 30 KMS   Linux Kernel   2021-02-14
There Are Big Changes On The Horizon With Linux 5.12   Linux Kernel   2021-02-14
AMDGPU FreeSync Video Mode Optimization Updated But Too Late For Linux 5.12   Radeon   2021-02-14
IO_uring Will Be Even Faster With Linux 5.12   Linux Storage   2021-02-13
IDMAPPED Mounts Aim For Linux 5.12 - Many New Use-Cases From Containers To Systemd-Homed   Linux Kernel   2021-02-13
Nouveau With Linux 5.12 Has ~5k L.O.C. Change In Preparing For Ampere   Nouveau   2021-02-12
Sony PlayStation 5 DualSense Controller Driver Coming To Linux 5.12   Hardware   2021-02-12
Linux 5.12 To Support USB4 "Security Level 5" To Disable PCIe Tunneling   Hardware   2021-02-11
Intel's Project ACRN To Upstream More Code With Linux 5.12   Virtualization   2021-02-10
Lenovo IdeaPad Improvements En Route To Linux 5.12   Hardware   2021-02-10
Intel "Protected Xe Path" Code Updated For Hardware-Protected GPU Sessions   Intel   2021-02-08
Freedreno's MSM DRM Driver Adds More Adreno Support, Speedbin Capability For Linux 5.12   Linux Kernel   2021-02-08
Linux 5.11-rc7 Arrives - Time For The Weekly Celebration Testing The New Kernel   Linux Kernel   2021-02-07
Linux 5.12 To Move Ahead In Phasing Out Support For Outdated Intel MIDs   Intel   2021-02-07
It's 2021 And The Linux Kernel's Floppy Driver Is Still Seeing The Occasional Patch   Hardware   2021-02-05
Easier Sound Debugging With Software Audio Jack Injection Coming To Linux 5.12   Multimedia   2021-02-05
More AMDGPU Patches For Linux 5.12 Point To First Sign Towards PCIe 5.0, FreeSync HDMI   AMD   2021-02-04
Lenovo Laptop Platform Profile Support Queued Ahead Of Linux 5.12   Hardware   2021-02-02
Intel Graphics Driver Low-Latency Scheduling Revived For A Smoother UX   Intel   2021-02-02
Linux 5.11, Pyston, Wayland & Other January Excitement   Phoronix   2021-02-01
AMD FreeSync HDMI Patch Appearing For Their Open-Source Linux Driver   Radeon   2021-01-30
Open-Source NVIDIA Changes Sent In For Linux 5.12   Nouveau   2021-01-29
Linux Kernel Orphans Itanium Support, Linus Torvalds Acknowledges Its Death   Intel   2021-01-28