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  • [$] A full task-isolation mode for the kernel

    Some applications require guaranteed access to the CPU without even brief interruptions; realtime systems and high-bandwidth...

  • Security updates for Monday

    Security updates have been issued by Debian (firefox-esr, gnutls28, and libmtp), Fedora (cyrus-sasl, firefox, glibc, squid,...

  • Firefox 74.0.1

    Firefox 74.0.1 has been released with two security fixes. CVE-2020-6819 is a use-after-free when running the...

  • [$] 5.7 Merge window part 1

    As of this writing, 7,233 non-merge changesets have been pulled into the mainline repository for the...

  • Security updates for Friday

    Security updates have been issued by Debian (mediawiki and qbittorrent), Gentoo (gnutls), Mageia (bluez, kernel, python-yaml,...

  • Six more stable kernels

    Stable kernels 5.5.15, 5.4.30, 4.19.114, 4.14.175, 4.9.218, and 4.4.218 have been released. They all contain important...

  • [$] Frequency-invariant utilization tracking for x86

    The kernel provides a number of CPU-frequency governors to choose from; by most accounts, the most...

  • Stable kernel 5.6.2

    The 5.6.2 stable kernel has been released with some important fixes, including one for the 5.6...

  • Security updates for Thursday

    Security updates have been issued by Arch Linux (chromium, kernel, linux-hardened, linux-lts, and pam-krb5), Debian (haproxy,...

  • LineageOS 17.1 released

    LineageOS 17.1 is out. This release of the Android-based distribution once known as CyanogenMod includes a...

  • [$] LWN.net Weekly Edition for April 2, 2020

    The LWN.net Weekly Edition for April 2, 2020 is available.

  • [$] Reworking StringIO concatenation in Python

    Python string objects are immutable, so changing the value of a string requires that a new...

  • New 4.0 LTS releases for LXD, LXC and LXCFS

    The LXD system container and virtual manager, LXC container runtime, and LXCFS FUSE filesystem projects have...

  • [$] Three candidates vying to be DPL

    The annual Debian project leader (DPL) election is well underway at this point; voting begins in...

  • OpenWRT code-execution bug puts millions of devices at risk (Ars Technica)

    Ars Technica reports on the recently disclosed OpenWrt package verification vulnerability. The headline may be a...

  • Stable kernel updates

    Stable kernels 5.6.1, 5.5.14, and 5.4.29 have been released with the usual set of important fixes....

  • Security updates for Wednesday

    Security updates have been issued by Debian (apng2gif, gst-plugins-bad0.10, and libpam-krb5), Fedora (coturn, libarchive, and phpMyAdmin),...

  • FSF: HACKERS and HOSPITALS

    The Free Software Foundation is focusing on the shortage of medical equipment and using 3D printers...