It's Official: Linux Kernel 4.19 Will Be the Next LTS (Long-Term Support) Series
The next long-term supported Linux kernel series was revealed recently as Linux 4.19 by the long-time Linux kernel developer and maintainer Greg Kroah-Hartman.
Now that Linux kernel 4.17 has reached end of life and the recently released Linux 4.18 kernel doesn’t look to have what it needs to become an LTS (Long Term Support) branch, the LTSI (Long-Term Support Initiative) community reached out to Greg Kroah-Hartman to know what the next LTS Linux kernel series will be.
And the answer is yes, the upcoming Linux 4.19 kernel will be an LTS (Long Term Support) series, supported for at least a couple of years after its initial release. At the moment, there are five … (read more)