Monday, September 19, 2016

New kernel out now

That's right, Linux kernel 4.4.21 is here as the most advanced LTS (Long Term Support) kernel build, and it's a big one, as according to the appended shortlog and the diff from the previous maintenance version, namelyLinux kernel 4.4.20 LTS, it changes a total of 207 files, with 3033 insertions and 1811 deletions. So yes, that's a pretty big kernel update for all GNU/Linux distributions powered by the Linux 4.4 LTS series, such as Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus).

http://news.softpedia.com/news/linux-kernel-4-4-21-lts-is-a-big-update-with-over-200-changes-update-now-508357.shtml

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