Linux Kernels 4.9.29, 4.4.69 and 3.18.54 Released Networking Changes, Many Fixes

Among the components updated in the Linux kernel 4.9.29 LTS, Linux kernel 4.4.69 LTS and Linux kernel 3.18.53 patches, we can mention the x86, ARM64 (AArch64), ARM, and PowerPC (PPC) hardware architectures, as well as the CIFS, EXT4, Ceph, and OrangeFS filesystems. Core networking improvements are also present in the Linux 4.4.69 LTS kernel, especially for the mac80211 wireless framework, along with numerous updated wireless drivers (ath10k, ath9k, carl9170, wcn36xx, brcm80211, cw1200, iwlegacy, iwlwifi, mwl8k, rtl8xxxu, rtlwifi, rt2x00, and wl18xx).