Email: firstname.lastname@example.org • Twitter: @benhutchingsuk • Debian: benh • Gitweb: git.decadent.org.uk • Github: github.com/bwhacks
I was assigned 20 hours of work by Freexian's Debian LTS initiative and worked all those hours.
I prepared and released another stable update for Linux 3.16 (3.16.61), but have not yet included this in a Debian upload.
I updated the firmware-nonfree package to fix security issues in wifi firmware and to provide additional firmware that may be requested by drivers in Linux 4.9. I issued DLA 1573-1 to describe this update.
I worked on documenting a bug in the installer that delays installation of updates to the kernel. The installer can only be updated as part of a point release, and these are not done after the LTS team takes on responsibility for a release. Laura Arjona drafted an addition to the Errata section of the official jessie installer page and I reviewed this. I also updated the LTS/Installing wiki page.
I also participated in various discussions on the debian-lts mailing list.