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Linux Kernel 4.14 LTS Is Out With New Features

It has been confirmed that linux 4.14 Is going to be the next  LTS Kernel Branch. Linux kernel developer Greg Kroah-Hartman has confirmed this latest development. In his google plus post he said:

As no one seemed to make 4.9 blow up too badly, let’s try this again!

4.14 == next LTS kernel I support for at least 2 years.

Any objections?

/me hops on a 12 hour flight to avoid the discussion…

Meanwhile let’s have a look at some of the existing Linux LTS:

VersionMaintainerReleasedProjected End-Of-Life
4.9Greg Kroah-Hartman2016-12-11Jan, 2019
4.4Greg Kroah-Hartman2016-01-10Feb, 2018
4.1Sasha Levin2015-06-21Sep, 2017
3.16Ben Hutchings2014-08-03Apr, 2020
3.10Willy Tarreau2013-06-30Oct, 2017
3.4Li Zefan2012-05-20Apr, 2017
3.2Ben Hutchings2012-01-04May, 2018

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