Kernel vanilla 3.8.13 for ROSA2012 2012.1, MDV2010/11 cooker

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Kernel vanilla 3.8.13 for ROSA2012 2012.1, MDV2010/11 cooker

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Kernel vanilla 3.8.13 for ROSA MARATHON (2012.0), ROSA Desktop.Fresh 2012 (2012.1) and OpenMandriva Cooker
Packages not available but remains the possibility to rebuild them also for old Mandriva 2010 and Mandriva 2011.0
For those who are greedy, MIB started preparing also of the Kernel with vanilla ...
Actually, Linux kernel 3.8.13 includes mostly the same changes as Linux 3.9.1 kernel...
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This kernel is vanilla: with plain configs, no MIB or other patches, no third-party drivers:
that's the first packaging for kernel 3.8 series of vanilla kernel, so it needs to be tested...
Kernel 3.8 - General features
http://www.h-online.com/open/news/item/ ... 05719.html

Kernel 3.8.13 - Announce
http://lwn.net/Articles/550251/
All users of the 3.8 kernel series must upgrade.
Changelog
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/ ... Log-3.8.13

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* Fri May 17 2013 Nicolo' Costanza <abitrules@yahoo.it> 3.8.13-1
+ update to 3.8.13 vanilla stable (EOL)
- * 87 files changed, 902 insertions(+), 445 deletions(-)
- ---------------------------------------------------------------------
- Kernel 3.8 for mdv 2010.2, 2011.0, cooker, rosa.lts2012.0, rosa2012.1
- MIB (Mandriva International Backports) - http://mib.pianetalinux.org/
- This kernel has no MIB or other patches, and no third-party drivers
- ---------------------------------------------------------------------

* Thu May 09 2013 Nicolo' Costanza <abitrules@yahoo.it> 3.8.12-1
+ kernel 3.8.12 vanilla stable 
- prepared the first package for kernel-vanilla 3.8
- ---------------------------------------------------------------------
- Kernel 3.8 for mdv 2010.2, 2011.0, cooker, rosa.lts2012.0, rosa2012.1
- MIB (Mandriva International Backports) - http://mib.pianetalinux.org/
- This kernel has no MIB or other patches, and no third-party drivers
- ---------------------------------------------------------------------
Testing status:
in ROSA Marathon 2012, I have installed the x64 and x32 arch rpms, they install properly and seem working fine

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utente ~ $ uname -a && cat /etc/product.id
Linux localhost.localdomain 3.8.13-1rosa.lts #1 SMP Fri May 17 16:58:24 CEST 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
vendor=Mandriva,distribution=Mandriva Linux,type=Basic,version=2010.2,branch=Official,release=1,arch=x86_64,product=Powerpack
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INFO about the SRPM build possibilities and rpm availability:
For ROSA Marathon we'll build Kernels LTS: 3.0, 3.2, 3.4, and all the latest kernels up to the 3.8 series
For ROSA Fresh we are building all Kernel versions starting only from the 3.6 to the most recent series
For "Cooker" we are building all Kernel versions starting only from the 3.8 to the most recent series
For old distros Mandriva 2010 and 2011, we are maintaining build compatibility: you can also rebuild,
but we CANNOT prepare the rpms for You, as we have no chance to build with ABF or in our own PCs

DOWNLOAD: these are the examples of the rpm names for kernel vanilla

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kernel-vanilla-3.8.13-1rosa.lts-1-1-rosa.lts2012.0.x86_64.rpm
kernel-vanilla-source-3.8.13-1rosa.lts-1-1-rosa.lts2012.0.noarch.rpm
kernel-vanilla-devel-3.8.13-1rosa.lts-1-1-rosa.lts2012.0.x86_64.rpm
kernel-vanilla-doc-3.8.13-1-rosa.lts2012.0.noarch.rpm
kernel-vanilla-latest-3.8.13-1-rosa.lts2012.0.x86_64.rpm
kernel-vanilla-source-latest-3.8.13-1-rosa.lts2012.0.noarch.rpm
kernel-vanilla-devel-latest-3.8.13-1-rosa.lts2012.0.x86_64.rpm
ImageIMPORTANT, READ!
  • Before downloading and installing any kernel 3.8.13 flavour, you need to install the Required microcode firmware!
    Microcode firmwares for cpu AMD / INTEL updates
    With the proper cpu microcode enabled you can obtain a more reliability of you system, especially indespensable in server area, so when your cpu has a defect, kernel will found the best work-around to avoid slowdowns, or dangerous oops that could harm till to freeze your OS...
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OpenMandriva 2013.0 - 64bit - Click link below to see if already / still available (*)
http://abf.rosalinux.ru/downloads/kerne ... n/release/

OpenMandriva 2013.0 - 32bit - Click link below to see if already / still available (*)
http://abf.rosalinux.ru/downloads/kerne ... n/release/

ROSA 2012.1 (rosa-devel) - 64bit - Click link below to see if already / still available (*)
http://abf.rosalinux.ru/downloads/kerne ... n/release/

ROSA 2012.1 (rosa-devel) - 32bit - Click link below to see if already / still available (*)
http://abf.rosalinux.ru/downloads/kerne ... n/release/

ROSA 2012 LTS - 64bit - Click link below to see if already / still available (*)
http://abf.rosalinux.ru/downloads/kerne ... n/release/

ROSA 2012 LTS - 32bit - Click link below to see if already / still available (*)
http://abf.rosalinux.ru/downloads/kerne ... n/release/

Mandriva 2010.2 - 64bit - Click link below to see if already / still available (*)
http://mib.pianetalinux.org/MIB/2010.2/ ... els/3.8.13

Mandriva 2010.2 - 32bit - Click link below to see if already / still available (*)
http://mib.pianetalinux.org/MIB/2010.2/ ... els/3.8.13

Image (*) about our Availability notice, the phrase could have different meanings
"already" means we publish Topics when ABF started building our projects, it may need few hours
"still" means the above links are still valid until the project is recent, not obsoleted / then replaced...
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bye, NicCo
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--- Professional experience ---
Kernel designer, engineer, maintainer and tester for ROSA Desktop and OpenMandriva Lx O.S.

--- currently I'm playing with ---
LTS Kernels > Linux 4.1.12-nrjQL <<< Linux 3.18.17-nrjQL <<< Linux 3.14.46-nrjQL
EOL Kernels > Linux 3.19.8-nrjQL <<< Linux 3.17.8-nrjQL <<< Linux 3.15.10-nrjQL

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Re: Kernel vanilla 3.8.13 for ROSA2012 2012.1, MDV2010/11 co

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UPDATE! > release 2
New release version for kernel 3.8.13, it's the 2th release and can be considered a fix version:
this contain some improvments, a few fixes, and some features requested by our Community

As usual, all packages can be find in our kernels_38x proper repo
http://abf-downloads.rosalinux.ru/kerne ... epository/

To check the build status from ABF (in realtime)
https://abf.rosalinux.ru/kernels_38x/Ke ... uild_lists

Alexander Burmashev wrote:I'm very interested to the new just added patch:

- scsi_storvsc_avoid-usage-of-WRITE_SAME.patch

That's particularly very important for me.
Actually, ROSA installation on Hyper-V machines may be blocked by a bug, and this patch should fix!
I guess it is not so critical for cooker, since it may be used 3.9 kernels ( where it is fixed upstream ).

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* Fri Jun 14 2013 Nicolo' Costanza <abitrules@yahoo.it> 3.8.13-2
+ kernel 3.8.13 vanilla stable (EOL) - fix release 2
- add patch > rtQL_12-scsi_storvsc_avoid-usage-of-WRITE_SAME.patch:
  * that's a fix for the proper installation on Hyper-V machines
- We've received some good suggestions, and all have been accepted
- 1> suggestions and requests received by Per Øyvind Karlsen (POK)
  * CONFIG_PM_AUTOSLEEP=y
  * CONFIG_SFI=y
  * CONFIG_BLK_DEV_DRBD=m 
  * # CONFIG_DRBD_FAULT_INJECTION is not set
  * CONFIG_HW_RANDOM_TIMERIOMEM=m 
  * CONFIG_DRM_VIA=m 
  * CONFIG_FB_ATY128_BACKLIGHT=y  
  * CONFIG_USB_RIO500=m 
  * CONFIG_DRM_VMWGFX_FBCON=y
  * CONFIG_SND_PCSP=m 
  * CONFIG_SND_HDA_POWER_SAVE_DEFAULT=10
  * CONFIG_SND_AC97_POWER_SAVE_DEFAULT=10
- 2> suggestions from an advanced user to A.Burmashev
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_ADVANCED=y
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_BIC=m
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_CUBIC=y
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_WESTWOOD=m
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_HTCP=m
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_HSTCP=m
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_HYBLA=m
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_VEGAS=m
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_SCALABLE=m
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_LP=m
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_VENO=m
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_YEAH=m
  * CONFIG_TCP_CONG_ILLINOIS=m
  * CONFIG_DEFAULT_CUBIC=y
  * # CONFIG_DEFAULT_RENO is not set
- ---------------------------------------------------------------------
- Kernel 3.8 for mdv 2010.2, 2011.0, cooker, rosa.lts2012.0, rosa2012.1
- MIB (Mandriva International Backports) - http://mib.pianetalinux.org/
- This kernel contains also some other patches to improve the hw support
bye, NicCo
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--- Professional experience ---
Kernel designer, engineer, maintainer and tester for ROSA Desktop and OpenMandriva Lx O.S.

--- currently I'm playing with ---
LTS Kernels > Linux 4.1.12-nrjQL <<< Linux 3.18.17-nrjQL <<< Linux 3.14.46-nrjQL
EOL Kernels > Linux 3.19.8-nrjQL <<< Linux 3.17.8-nrjQL <<< Linux 3.15.10-nrjQL

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