By Lenz Grimmer on Jun 14, 2013
We're pleased to announce that the fourth quarterly update release of the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 2 (Version 2.6.39-400.109) for Oracle Linux 5 and 6 has been published. This release includes driver updates as well as fixes for bugs and security issues.
Some notable highlights include:
- OpenFabrics Alliance (OFED) 1.5.5 Infiniband stack
- Btrfs bug fixes and improvements
- Xen improvements
- Numerous device driver updates (e.g. storage devices, network cards)
For more details, please consult the release notes.
Binary RPMs can be downloaded and installed using yum from the Unbreakable Linux Network (ULN) as well as our public-yum server. The Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel is installed and booted by default on Oracle Linux. See this article on the Oracle Technology Network for details on how to install and update it.
The source code including the full revision history is available from our git repository at https://oss.oracle.com/git/?p=linux-uek-2.6.39.git;a=summary