2021-10-31 New Kernel Release

2021-10-31 New Kernel Release

2021-10-31 – Kernel version 5.15.0-amd64-vanilla has been released.

This is a stable release As this is a vanilla kernel, change logs are available here: https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v5.x/ChangeLog-5.15

Updates are available via the autoupdate app or using the server configuration tool.

This is expected to become the latest LTS kernel. It will be given this status once the following requirements have been met:

  • kernel.org declares it the LTS kernel
  • NVIDIA driver available with Debian Testing successfully installs and compiles against this kernel
  • The ZFS on Linux project will compile successfully against this kernel tree