Linux kernel 4.3 is available




Linus Torvalds has released the final version of the Linux 4,3-kernel. It Skylake Intel Graphics is now on by default, is starting open source support for AMD R9 Fury GPUs available, and there are major changes to the Nouveau driver.

Linux Furthermore, it is removed, the ext3-driver, which allows to maintain a piece of code needs to be less. Ext3 existing installations can be handled by the ext4 driver. Ext2 does not have to fear for disposal. In addition, the code of several other file systems such as ext4, btrfs, xfs f2fs and also provide updates, enhancements and bug fixes.

There is also now support for OpenGL 3.3, VMware virtual machines and there are improvements to the mp scheduler. That’s release cycle the 4.3 kernel was, according to Torvalds’ quiet ‘and the merge window for a 4.4 kernel and open Torvalds hopes that “it is an equally peaceful release’ is. The entire list of changes can be found at the’s git.


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