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Linux 5.16 Articles & Reviews

Intel Alder Lake Users On Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Will Want To Switch To A Newer Kernel   Operating Systems   2022-04-14
Linux Now Faster Than Windows 11 For Intel Core i9 12900K With Latest Kernel   Operating Systems   2022-02-10
Intel Core i9 12900K P-State Governor Performance On Linux   Software   2022-01-27
Linux 5.16 Graphics Performance In Great Shape For AMD Ryzen APUs   Display Drivers   2022-01-09
Linux 5.16 Has A Nice Performance Gift For AMD Ryzen Laptops With Radeon Graphics   Display Drivers   2021-12-24
Linux 5.16 Features Include FUTEX2, Intel AMX, Folios, DG2/Alchemist, More Apple Silicon Support   Software   2021-11-15
Linux 5.16's New Cluster Scheduling Is Causing Regression, Further Hurting Alder Lake   Software   2021-11-14

Linux 5.16 Linux & Open-Source News

EROFS No Longer Treating MicroLZMA Compression As Experimental   Linux Storage   2023-11-08
More FUTEX2 Additions Being Worked On For The Linux Kernel   Linux Kernel   2023-07-24
Intel Updates Cluster Scheduling Linux Patches For Hybrid CPUs   Intel   2023-06-09
Intel Posts New Linux Patches For Cluster Scheduling With Hybrid CPUs   Intel   2023-05-04
Linux Cluster-Aware Scheduling Being Extended To AMD Processors   AMD   2023-04-10
Linux 6.3 BFQ Gets Tuned For Multi-Actuator Drives   Linux Storage   2023-02-26
Amazon Reflects On The Great Year For DAMON In The Linux Kernel   Linux Kernel   2022-12-29
Patches Posted For GCC LTO Optimizing The Linux Kernel   Linux Kernel   2022-11-14
Intel's Open-Source OpenGL Driver Adds Support For "Protected Content"   Intel   2022-10-27
Linux 6.2 Aims To Ship Updated Zstd Implementation   Linux Kernel   2022-10-25
NUMA Interface For FUTEX2 Still Being Tackled For Linux   Linux Kernel   2022-09-16
FUTEX2 Begins Sorting Out NUMA Awareness   Linux Kernel   2022-07-14
Linux Patches Updated For Better Power Management On AMX "Sapphire Rapids" Servers   Intel   2022-05-20
Linux NTFS, Ryzen 7 5800X3D, Mesa 22.1 & Other April Open-Source Excitement   Phoronix   2022-05-01
System76 Releases Pop!_OS 22.04   Operating Systems   2022-04-25
Intel Alder Lake Performance Fix To Be Backported To Linux 5.15 LTS   Intel   2022-04-18
Reiser5 Issues New Development Release, Performance Numbers For Scaling Out   Linux Storage   2022-04-10
Steam Deck, Ryzen Servers, Apple M1 On Linux & Milan-X Excited Linux Users In Q1   Phoronix   2022-03-31
Poking At A Big NUMA Benchmark Regression In Linux 5.18 Git   Linux Kernel   2022-03-31
Linux 5.18 To Fix Thermal Policy Handling For Select Newer HP Omen Laptops   Hardware   2022-03-17
OpenZFS 2.1.3 Released With Many Fixes   Linux Storage   2022-03-10
The Most Interesting New Features Of Linux 5.17 - Intel & AMD Continue With Big Changes   Linux Kernel   2022-03-10
Steam Deck, GNOME 42 Advancements & AMD Linux Updates Excited Readers In February   Phoronix   2022-03-01
Linux 5.17-rc6 Released To Cap Off A Crazy Week   Linux Kernel   2022-02-27
Latest Batch Of LoongArch Patches Posted For The Linux Kernel   Linux Kernel   2022-02-26
Intel Alder Lake + Radeon Linux Gaming Performance Holds Steady With 5.17 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2022-02-21
Intel Core i9 12900K "Alder Lake" Continues Moving In Right Direction With Linux 5.17   Intel   2022-02-08
Linux 5.16.5 Released To Fix Up Btrfs' Botched Up Defragging   Linux Storage   2022-02-01
NVIDIA 510.47.03 Linux Driver Released With Vulkan 1.3 Support, RTX 3050 Compatibility   NVIDIA   2022-02-01
Intel Alder Lake & Linux Kernel Advancements Made For An Exciting January   Phoronix   2022-02-01
Intel's Many Improvements In Linux 5.17 From Starting Raptor Lake Enablement To PFRUT   Intel   2022-01-30
A Look At Alder Lake Against Older CPUs Going Back To Sandy Bridge, Kaveri   Intel   2022-01-21
Linux 5.17 Adds GPU Recovery Support For AMD Rembrandt APUs   Radeon   2022-01-21
Folio Improvements For Linux 5.17, Large Folio Patches Posted   Linux Kernel   2022-01-18
Linux 5.17 KVM Updates Deliver Intel AMX Support   Virtualization   2022-01-15
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Planning To Stick With Linux 5.15 By Default   Ubuntu   2022-01-14
Intel Lands 20~40% Performance Optimization For Arc Graphics In Mesa 22.0   Intel   2022-01-11
GNU Linux-libre 5.16 Brings More Firmware Cleansing, Deblobbing   GNU   2022-01-10
Linux 5.16 Released With Many Intel & AMD Additions, Memory Folios, AMX, FUTEX2   Linux Kernel   2022-01-09
Fast Kernel Headers v2 Posted - Speeds Up Clang-Built Linux Kernel Build By ~88%   Linux Kernel   2022-01-08
Linux 5.17 To Bring AMD P-State, Many AMD & Intel Improvements, New Optimizations   Linux Kernel   2022-01-08
Linux 5.17 GPU Updates: Raptor Lake, ADL-P Stable, Raspberry Pi 4K@60, AMD Seamless Boot   Linux Kernel   2022-01-07
Linux 5.16's Great Features Include FUTEX2, Folios, AMD Rembrandt, Intel AMX & Much More   Linux Kernel   2022-01-06
Intel AMX Support For KVM Use May Be Ready For Mainline   Intel   2022-01-06
AMD P-State Driver To Premiere In Linux 5.17 With Aim To Deliver Better Power Efficiency   AMD   2022-01-05
Linux 5.16-rc8 Is A Tiny Holiday Release   Linux Kernel   2022-01-02
Hantro Media Driver Adds VP9 Acceleration With Linux 5.17   Linux Kernel   2022-01-02
Hypocrite Commits, Rust RFC & FUTEX2 Were Among Popular Kernel Topics In 2021   Linux Kernel   2022-01-01
Happy New Year & A Wrap On 2021   Phoronix   2021-12-31
Linux 5.17 Prepares To Finally Support The Adreno 506, Other MSM DRM Changes   Hardware   2021-12-29
Linux 5.16-rc7 Released Following A Quiet Christmas Week   Linux Kernel   2021-12-26
FGKASLR Is An Exciting Linux Kernel Improvement To Look Forward To In 2022   Linux Security   2021-12-26
Linux 5.16-rc6 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2021-12-19
NVIDIA NVDEC Video Decode Support Sent Out For Linux 5.17, Better Power Management   NVIDIA   2021-12-17
The End-Of-Year 2021 State Of Linux On Apple's M1 SoC   Apple   2021-12-15
Intel Raptor Lake S Graphics Ready For Linux 5.17, Alder Lake P Now Considered Stable   Intel   2021-12-15
Linux 5.16-rc5 Released - Cycle To Be Extended Due To The Holidays   Linux Kernel   2021-12-12
More Apple M1 Bring-Up For Linux Continues: SPI, SimpleDRM, PMU   Linux Kernel   2021-12-12
Wine 7.0-rc1 Released With Last Minute Changes   WINE   2021-12-10
Intel Posts Linux Patches Enabling AMX Use Within KVM Guests   Intel   2021-12-08
Linux 5.16-rc4 Released - "Nothing Looks All That Scary"   Linux Kernel   2021-12-05
Linux Fixes Spectre V1 SWAPGS Mitigation After Being Partially Borked Since Last Year   Linux Security   2021-12-05
Intel Making Cluster Scheduling Configurable, Disabled For Alder Lake Hybrid CPUs   Intel   2021-12-04
FGKASLR Appears Closer To Mainline For Improving Linux Security   Linux Security   2021-12-03
Linux 5.17 To Finally Enable Variable Rate Refresh For Intel Ice Lake   Intel   2021-12-01
Alder Lake, Kernel Optimizations & Steam Deck Happenings That Excited Linux Fans   Phoronix   2021-11-30
Intel Posts Linux Patches Bringing Up Alder Lake N Graphics   Intel   2021-11-30
Linux 5.16-rc3 Released With Alder Lake ITMT Fix, Other Driver Fixes   Linux Kernel   2021-11-28
Linux 5.16 Merges Fix For One Of The Intel Alder Lake Issues   Intel   2021-11-26
Getting Experimental Vulkan Within QEMU VMs Using Linux 5.16+ Paired With Mesa's Venus   Virtualization   2021-11-26
FUTEX2 futex_waitv Wired Up For Other Architectures With Linux 5.16-rc3   Linux Gaming   2021-11-25
EROFS-Utils 1.4 Adds Experimental FSCK, MicroLZMA Compression   Linux Storage   2021-11-22
Linux 5.16-rc2 Released - "Felt Pretty Normal"   Linux Kernel   2021-11-21
Wine 7.0 Code Freeze To Begin In Early December   WINE   2021-11-20
Linux ITMT Patch Fixes Intel "Alder Lake" Hybrid Handling For Some Systems   Linux Kernel   2021-11-19
Updated AMD P-State Driver Posted For Improving Linux Power Efficiency   AMD   2021-11-19
Linux 5.17 To Bring DRM Privacy-Screen Support, Intel VESA PWM Backlight Handling   Linux Kernel   2021-11-18
Linux 5.17 To Continue With I/O Optimizations, 5~6% Improvement Pending For NVMe   Linux Storage   2021-11-17
Google Proposes "Page Table Check" For Fighting Some Types Of Linux Memory Corruption   Linux Security   2021-11-17
Linux 5.17 To Boast A Big TCP Performance Optimization   Linux Networking   2021-11-16
Linux 5.16-rc1 Released With Intel AMX, FUTEX2, Folios & A Lot More   Linux Kernel   2021-11-14
Mesa's Turnip Driver For Qualcomm Adreno GPUs Now Exposes Vulkan 1.2   Mesa   2021-11-14
Modernized Zstd Merged Into Linux 5.16 For Much Greater Performance   Linux Kernel   2021-11-13
Microsoft Has More SMB3/CIFS Enhancements For Linux 5.16, Including For Performance   Microsoft   2021-11-13
AFS, 9p, Netfslib Wired Up To Use Newly-Merged Folios In Linux 5.16   Linux Storage   2021-11-13
Linux 5.16 To Support AMD SEV/SEV-ES Intra-Host Live Migration   AMD   2021-11-13
RISC-V With Linux 5.16 Enabling Open-Source NVIDIA Driver As Part Of Default Kernel   RISC-V   2021-11-13
Intel Posts Linux Graphics Driver Patches For Raptor Lake - Same As Alder Lake   Intel   2021-11-12
Linux To Start Seeing Enablement Patches For Intel "Raptor Lake"   Intel   2021-11-12
Faster Ceph With Linux 5.16 Now That Async Dirops Have Been Flipped On   Linux Storage   2021-11-12
DAMON-Based Memory Reclamation Merged For Linux 5.16   Linux Kernel   2021-11-11
F2FS With Linux 5.16 Will Let You Intentionally Fragment The Disk   Linux Storage   2021-11-11
Linux 5.16 Introducing Ability For A Driver To Probe Hardware While Powered Off   Hardware   2021-11-11
Improved Retpoline Code In The Linux 5.16 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2021-11-10
Xen With Linux 5.16 Will Allow For Faster Booting Of Guests   Virtualization   2021-11-09
More Of Intel's CXL Enablement Code Arrives For Linux 5.16   Intel   2021-11-09
Linux 5.16 Has Early Preparations For Supporting FGKASLR   Linux Kernel   2021-11-09
Linux 5.16 Improves Laptop Support For System76 & HP Omen, Better AMD S0ix   Hardware   2021-11-08
KVM Changes Land In Linux 5.16: RISC-V Hypervisor Support, AMD PSF Control Bit   Virtualization   2021-11-08
Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4 Supported By Mainline Linux 5.16   Raspberry Pi   2021-11-08
USB Additions For Linux 5.16 Include AMD Yellow Carp PM, Apple CD321X   Hardware   2021-11-07
Intel's Habana Labs Continues Improving Their AI Accelerator Driver Stack With Linux 5.16   Linux Kernel   2021-11-07
Linux 5.16's Staging Enjoys An Autumn Cleaning - 20k+ Lines Of Code Removed   Linux Kernel   2021-11-06
Apple M1 PCIe Driver Leads The PCI Changes For Linux 5.16   Linux Kernel   2021-11-06
Nintendo Switch Controller Driver, Sony PS5 Controller Improvements Come For Linux 5.16   Hardware   2021-11-05
Linux 5.16 Drops Support For MIPS Netlogic SoCs   Linux Kernel   2021-11-05
Linux 5.16 Arm SoC Changes Bring-Up The Snapdragon 690, Other Hardware   Arm   2021-11-04
Linux 5.16's Smorgasbord Of Power Management Changes Land   Hardware   2021-11-04
Linux 5.16 Sound Ready To Play On AMD VanGogh + Yellow Carp, Continues USB Low-Latency   Hardware   2021-11-03
SELinux/LSM/Smack Controls + Auditing For IO_uring Comes With Linux 5.16   Linux Security   2021-11-03
Linux 5.16 Graphics Drivers: Alder Lake S Is Stable, Initial DG2, AMD DP 2.0 + USB4   Linux Kernel   2021-11-03
More ASRock & ASUS Motherboards Will Have Working Sensors With Linux 5.16   Hardware   2021-11-03
EROFS With LZMA/MicroLZMA, XFS Footprint Improvements Sent In For Linux 5.16   Linux Storage   2021-11-03
Microsoft Begins Landing Hyper-V Isolation VM Support In Linux 5.16   Microsoft   2021-11-02
Cluster-Aware Scheduling Lands In Linux 5.16   Linux Kernel   2021-11-02
Btrfs With Linux 5.16 Seeing More Performance Optimizations, NVMe ZNS   Linux Storage   2021-11-02
Linux 5.16 Networking Changes Are Quite Busy From New Drivers To Intel 100G Improvements   Linux Networking   2021-11-02
Intel AMX Support Lands For Linux 5.16   Intel   2021-11-02
Memory Folios Merged For Linux 5.16   Linux Kernel   2021-11-01
Many Block Improvements Land In Linux 5.16 - Multi-Actuator Hard Drive Support   Linux Storage   2021-11-01
Linux 5.16 Loosens The Spectre Defaults Around SSBD / STIBP   Linux Security   2021-11-01
Linux 5.15 Is This Year's LTS Kernel   Linux Kernel   2021-11-01
FUTEX2's sys_futex_waitv() Sent In For Linux 5.16 To Help Linux Gaming   Linux Gaming   2021-11-01
Linux I/O Optimizations, AMD Improvements, NVIDIA GBM Excited Linux Users Last Month   Phoronix   2021-11-01
Linux 5.15 Released With Initial Intel DG2/Alchemist + Xe HPG Code, New NTFS Driver   Linux Kernel   2021-10-31
The 15 Most Interesting Linux 5.15 Kernel Features From NTFS3 To KSMBD & DAMON   Linux Kernel   2021-10-31
Memory Folios Looks For Inclusion In Linux 5.16   Linux Kernel   2021-10-31
Performance Optimizations, Other "Big" Work For Linux 5.16 To The Block Code   Linux Storage   2021-10-31
AMD Posts Latest Revision To Its New P-State Linux Driver   AMD   2021-10-29
Improved Retpoline Code Staged Ahead Of Linux 5.16   Linux Security   2021-10-29
Nitrokey FIDO U2F Support Coming With Linux 5.16   Hardware   2021-10-28
Nintendo Switch Controller Driver Finally Set For Linux 5.16   Linux Gaming   2021-10-27
Apple Silicon GPIO Driver Queued Ahead Of Linux 5.16   Apple   2021-10-27
Qualcomm MSM DRM Driver Improvements Submitted Ahead Of Linux 5.16   Linux Kernel   2021-10-27
Intel AMX Support Appears Ready For Linux 5.16   Intel   2021-10-26
AMDGPU DP 2.0 MST Support Sent In For DRM-Next   Radeon   2021-10-26
Linux Continues To Improve Power Management For Older NVIDIA Tegra SoCs To Avoid Overheating   NVIDIA   2021-10-26
Linux 5.15-rc7 Released A Day Late Due To Travels   Linux Kernel   2021-10-25
Newest Linux Optimizations Can Achieve 10M IOPS Per-Core With IO_uring   Linux Storage   2021-10-25
Linux 5.16 Will Be A Great Christmas Gift For Open-Source Fans With Many New Features   Linux Kernel   2021-10-25
AMD Continues Work On USB4 Support In Their Linux Graphics Driver   Radeon   2021-10-24
Vortex86 Processor Detection Landing For Linux 5.16   Hardware   2021-10-23
System76 Laptops To See Some Useful Improvements With Linux 5.16   Hardware   2021-10-22
Intel Posts The "Last Part" To Their AMX Bring-Up For Linux   Intel   2021-10-22
Intel Graphics Driver's New Parallel Submission uAPI Landing For Linux 5.16   Intel   2021-10-22
Linux 5.16 To Support The 2021 Apple Magic Keyboard   Apple   2021-10-20
Apple Silicon PCIe Driver Queued For Linux 5.16   Apple   2021-10-20
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS "Jammy Jellyfish" Begins Development   Ubuntu   2021-10-18
Habana Labs For Linux 5.16 To Bring Peer-To-Peer Support With DMA-BUF   Intel   2021-10-18
Axboe Achieves 8M IOPS Per-Core With Newest Linux Optimization Patches   Linux Storage   2021-10-17