“Canonical Kernel Distro Team” team

Upcoming work for Canonical Kernel Distro Team

Work items due in 2014-04-17

Overall completion:  

From Ubuntu ubuntu-14.04

There are 17 Blueprint work items and 2 Bugs due in 2014-04-17 which are assigned to members of this team.

Blueprint Target Assignee Priority Progress
examine the hyper-v SPC-3 patch and consider upstreaming Andy Whitcroft Todo
initial configuration review for 3.13 Andy Whitcroft In progress
review Hyper-V VM generator 2 driver/patch/config options Andy Whitcroft In progress
Email upstream stable re: 3.13 selection for Trusty Leann Ogasawara Done
Refer to LP:1248270. Benchmark disabling CONFIG_EXT2_FS and CONFIG_EXT3_FS in favor of fallback to ext4. Bug claims... Colin King Done
Refer to LP:743688. Benchmark TRANSPARENT_HUGEPAGE_ALWAYS vs CONFIG_TRANSPARENT_HUGEPAGE_MADVISE. Currently we have... Colin King Done
investigate official reference platform list for ubuntu-touch Leann Ogasawara Done
Announce kernel version and configs near kernel freeze Leann Ogasawara Done
initial configuration for 3.13 for ppc64el Andy Whitcroft Done
LP:1247784: please enable CONFIG_RT2800USB_RT3573 in kernel 3.12 Andy Whitcroft Done
Update https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/Dev/ABIPackages for Tursty Leann Ogasawara Done
See if it's possible to get statistics on dm_raid45 use Brad Figg Done
investigate to make dmraid use the dm-raid module instead of dm-raid45 for raid4 and raid5 Stefan Bader Done
consider moving off gcc-4.6 via patches are backported to move kernels (to 4.7, or 4.8) Andy Whitcroft Todo
review cross compilation of the tools packages and headers Andy Whitcroft Todo
switch binutils-dev to libiberty-dev for kernels we need to cross compile Andy Whitcroft Done
get with X folk to discuss common naming and implemntation of the 'auto upgrade to trusty versions' metapackages Leann Ogasawara Done
Bug #1271669: Move vmware related modules from extras into main kernel package linux in Ubuntu Stefan Bader Medium Fix Released
Bug #1229611: Apport package hooks might be incomplete, when file a bug against the kernel in 12.04.3, only Dependency.txt will be uploaded apport in Ubuntu Andy Whitcroft Low Fix Released

Work items due in 2014-08-07

Overall completion:  

From Ubuntu ubuntu-12.04.5

There are 0 Blueprint work items and 1 Bugs due in 2014-08-07 which are assigned to members of this team.

Blueprint Target Assignee Priority Progress
Bug #1265436: Update firmware for 7260 / 3160 devices (Wilkins Peak) linux-firmware in Ubuntu Precise Tim Gardner Undecided Fix Committed