The Linux kernel 5.6 series is now marked as EOL (End-of-Life) on the kernel.org website. All users are urged to update their GNU/Linux distributions to the latest Linux kernel 5.7 series as soon as possible.
Arch Linux 2020.05.01 is now available for download. This is the first ISO release of Arch Linux to ship with the latest Linux 5.6 kernel series.
Collabora has outlined their contributions to the latest Linux 5.6 kernel series, along with the many projects they’ve been involved in during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Oracle has released VirtualBox 6.1.6 as the first version of its open source virtualization software to support the Linux 5.6 kernel series. This release also adds a bunch of other improvements.
The latest Linux 5.6 kernel series has got its first point release. This means that it is now marked as stable on the kernel.org website and can now be deployed in production environments.
Linux Lite developers have made the latest Linux 5.6 kernel series available for installation from the software repositories of their Ubuntu-based distribution.
GNU Linux-Libre 5.6 kernel is now available for download with deblobbing of the AMD Trusted Execution Environment, ATH11K WiFi, and Mediatek SCP remoteproc drivers.
Linux kernel 5.6 is now available for downloa with built-in WireGuard support, USB4 support, new CPU idle thermal driver, initial AMD Zen 3 support, and better hardware support.