Linked by diegocg on Tue 11th Dec 2012 15:15 UTC
Linux Linux kernel 3.7 has been released. This release includes support for the new ARM 64 bit architecture, ARM multiplatform support - the ability to boot into different ARM systems using the same kernel; support for cryptographically signed kernel modules; Btrfs support for disabling copy-on-write on a per-file basis using chattr; faster Btrfs fsync(); a new experimental "perf trace" tool modeled after strace; support for the TCP Fast Open feature in the server side; experimental SMBv2 protocol support used by modern Windows systems; stable NFS 4.1 and parallel NFS; the vxlan tunneling protocol that allows to transfer Layer 2 ethernet packets over UDP; and support for the Intel "supervisor mode access prevention" security feature. Many small features and new drivers and fixes are also available. Here's the full list of changes.
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RE: Comment by marcp
by diegoviola on Wed 12th Dec 2012 03:51 UTC in reply to "Comment by marcp"
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which bug?

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RE[2]: Comment by marcp
by marcp on Wed 12th Dec 2012 16:50 in reply to "RE: Comment by marcp"
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Nastey one that freezes my whole system [silent kernel panic under working Xorg]. It happens when I use some sort of multimedia on the other workspace and when I switch between workspaces. It happens on an Intel card. I've submitted the bug and I really hope they'll be able to fix it, although for now this bug report is not being resolved.
I don't want to give links, because I don't wish to disclose any information about personal details.

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