Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3 Quarterly Update 1 is now available
By Michele Casey on Feb 12, 2014
We are pleased to announce the availability of Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3 Quarterly Update 1 (UEK R3U1) for Oracle Linux 6. This is the first quarterly update release for UEK R3 (Version 3.8.13-26) and includes driver updates as well as a consolidation of fixes for bugs and security issues.
Some notable highlights include:
- Xen improvements to the block and network frontend and backend architecture
- Support for the crashkernel=auto kernel parameter to simplify Kdump configuration
- New feature for enabling static probes in kernel modules with DTrace
- Device driver updates (e.g. storage devices, network cards) from key partners, such as:
For more details, please review the release notes.
The source code is available on our public git repository.