Release 4.12 of the Linux kernel is now available from

July 3, 2017

ARC architecture updates include:

  • Adding region based cache flush operation for ARCv2 cores
  • ptrace support for additional registers in ARCv2 cores
  • Enforcing PAE40 dependency on HIGHMEM
  • AXS101 and AXS103 platform clock updates for I2S and PGU
  • Fix build failure in linux-next dut to a header include ordering change
  • Other miscellaneous bug fixes