Linux.com

Home News Software Linux Kernel Development

Linux Kernel Development News

The latest word about Linux kernel development, from Linux.com and authoritative sources around the Internet.



Stable Kernels 3.8.1, 3.4.34, and 3.0.67

Greg Kroah-Hartman has announced the release of the 3.8.1, 3.4.34, and 3.0.67 stable kernels. 3.8.1 and 3.4.34 contain the fix for the recent local privilege escalation, CVE-2013-1763 (3.0.x is not affected). As usual, there are also fixes throughout the tree and users should upgrade.

Read more... Comment (1)
 

Torvalds Strongly Objects to Windows 8 Secure Boot Keys in the Linux Kernel

Linux founder Linus Torvalds makes no bones about it. He thinks inserting signed binaries into the Linux kernel is "moronic".

Read more... Comment (0)
 

Linux Kernel Patched To Support Chromebook Pixel

Just hours after the launch of the high-resolution touchscreen laptop - the Chromebook Pixel, Benson Leung from Google is busy patching the Linux kernel to support Pixel's hardware.

Read more... Comment (0)
 

Linux 3.8: Hello 2013, Goodbye 386 Chips

After a few days' delay, Linux creator Linus Torvalds on Monday released version 3.8 of the Linux kernel, the first new update to arrive in 2013. Here's a brief look at some of the highlights.

Read more... Comment (5)
 

XFS On Linux 3.9 Takes Care Of Open Issues

The XFS file-system update for the Linux 3.9 kernel isn't particularly exciting, but it does address some open bugs and regressions for this still very relevant and competitive Linux file-system...

Read more... Comment (0)
 
Page 76 of 120

Who we are ?

The Linux Foundation is a non-profit consortium dedicated to the growth of Linux.

More About the foundation...

Frequent Questions

Join / Linux Training / Board