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Canonical has decided that, at least for now, it will try to implement Linux kernel 3.13 into Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr).
Choosing the Linux kernel for an LTS release is a very important step for Canonical because it will have to support that kernel for a period of five years, even if the kernel maintainers decide to make it EOL (end of life) a year from now.
Ubuntu Linux, which started with the tagline “Linux for human beings,” was originally an easy to use Linux distribution for desktop users. Canonical picked what they considered to be the best of breed applications from the many thousands available in the Debian Linux distribution, put on a healthy dose of polish, and released their own version.
The Linux Foundation just gave us some Linux propaganda material to handy!I'm sure we could use it to annoy some more conservative pc-users:The Linux Foundation - How Linux is BuiltIt also explains the process of Linux kernel development but I do not think that's something unknown around these forums.itt: General Linux Advertising
Phoronix: Canonical Is Taking Over Linux 3.13 Kernel Maintenance
Greg Kroah-Hartman released the Linux 3.13.11 kernel this week and then called it end-of-life with the Linux 3.14 kernel now being available. However, the Ubuntu Kernel Team at Canonical has now pledged to take up the upstream maintenance of the 3.13 kernel...