Oracle Linux Kernel Developers Speaking at LinuxCon Japan 2013

| May 22, 2013

LinuxCon Japan 2013 is happening next week (May 29-31) in Tokyo, and several members of the Oracle mainline Linux kernel team are speaking:

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Ext4 filesystem workshop report by Mingming Cao

This is a contributed post from Mingming Cao, lead ext4 developer for the Oracle mainline Linux kernel team.

I attended the second ext4 workshop hosted at the third day of Linux Collaboration Summit 2013.  Participants included Google, RedHat, SuSE, Taobao, and Lustre. We had about 2-4 hours of good (more...)

IETF 86 NFSv4 Working Group meeting report by Chuck Lever

| Mar 21, 2013

This is a contributed post from Chuck Lever, who heads up NFS development for the mainline Linux kernel team.

Executive summary:

On Monday (11th March) I attended the IETF NFSv4 Working Group meeting at IETF 86 in Orlando, Florida.

The Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) produces high quality technical (more...)


| Mar 17, 2013

I'd like to welcome everyone to this new blog, where I'll be discussing what's happening with the Oracle mainline Linux kernel development team.   I'm James Morris, manager of the team.  I report to Wim Coekaerts.  I'm also the maintainer of the Linux kernel security subsystem, which I (more...)