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Linux Kernel 3.17-rc7 update released

Linus Torvalds has just recently announced the release of Linux Kernel 3.17-rc7 which comes with a number of bug fixes and improvements. This latest release cuts across the network TCP/IP stack and memory leaks, including media fixes. All users of the Linux Kernel 3.17 series are advised to upgrade to this latest release. Some of Kernel 3.17-rc7 updates drivers: net: ethernet: octeon_mgmt: fix a compiler warning ACPI / video: disable native backlight for ThinkPad X201s drm/radeon: add a module parameter for backlight control (v2) drm/radeon: add a backlight quirk for Amilo Xi 2550 net: fix creation adjacent device symlinks [media] videobuf2-dma-sg: fix for wrong GFP mask to sg_alloc_table_from_pages [media] videobuf2-core: add comments before the WARN_ON [media] videobuf2-core.

Linux Kernel 3.2.63 LTS Released

Ben Hutchings has just recently announced the release of Linux Kernel 3.2.63 LTS which comes with a number of bug fixes and improvements. All users of the Linux Kernel 3.2 series are advised to upgrade to this latest release. Some of Kernel 3.2.63 updates Fix allocation of pages for paravirt page tables * Fix regression in bbc i2c temperature and fan control on some Sun systems * Fix makefile to work with latest toolchain * x86_64/entry/xen: Do not invoke espfix64 on Xen * x86, espfix: Make it possible to disable 16-bit support * x86, espfix: Fix broken header guard * slab/mempolicy: always use local policy from interrupt context * sunsab: Fix detection of BREAK on sunsab serial console * sparc64: Fix huge TSB mapping on pre-UltraSPARC-III cpus * and many more

Install Linux Kernel 3.13.11.5 on Ubuntu 14.04

The Linux Kernel 3.13.11.5 upstream stable patch sethas just been released and this release comes with a number of bug fixes, improvements and support for some new devices / components. This includes Dell Inspiron 5737 added to the blacklist; added Netgear AirCard 341U; added additional Sierra Wireless QMI devices; added PCI ID for Marvell 88SE91A0 SATA Controller; added quirk for external mic on Lifebook U904. Linux Kernel 3.13.11.5 updates mac80211: fix a memory leak on sta rate selection table add USB ID for Genius TVGo DVB-T03 add new Smart Array PCI IDs (May 2014) Bluetooth: Fix redundant encryption request for reauthentication Bluetooth: Fix check for connection encryption ALSA: hda/realtek – Add support of ALC891 codec ALSA: hda/realtek – Add more entry for enable HP mute led ALSA: hda/realtek – Add more entry for enable HP mute led Click here for change log Install Linux Kernel 3.