Con Kolivas has released the BFS scheduler v0.465 with support for the Linux 4.3 kernel.
It's been a while since last having anything to report on BFS while this week he released a new version that seems primarily just about adding Linux 4.3 kernel compatibility. This is significant as he didn't end up releasing a BFS update for Linux 4.2.
After months of continually trying out different methods of cheap yet effective cooling for the 60+ systems running daily Linux benchmarks, I'm finally happy with now having been one week of the room maintaining an ambient temperature of 68~72F (20~22C).
Just one week after Mesa Git received Nouveau NVC0 compute support, the NV50 Gallium3D driver for pre-Fermi GPUs has also received basic compute support.
Firefox OS Smart TVs are televisions that run based on the Firefox OS platform from Mozilla. It was announced in early 2015 on the Panasonic VIERA series, It has now been fully launched and is available across the world.
4MLinux 15.0 is ready for testing. Create your documents with LibreOffice 188.8.131.52 and share them using DropBox 3.10.11, surf the Internet with Firefox 42.0 and Chrome 46.0.2490.80, stay in touch with your friends via Skype 184.108.40.206 and Thunderbird 38.3.0, enjoy your music collection with Audacious 3.6.2 and aTunes 3.1.2, watch your favorite videos with MPlayer SVN-r37544 and VLC 2.2.1, play games with Xorg 1.17.2/Mesa 11.0.2 support enabled. You can also setup the 4MLinux LAMP Server (Linux 4.1.10, Apache 2.4.17, MariaDB 10.1.8, and PHP 5.6.14). Perl 5.22.0 and Python 2.7.10 are also available.