Overview: "April 2004 stream"

Linux for S/390 31-bit distributions and Linux for zSeries 64-bit distributions can be built using:

2007-11-06 Enhancements:

2007-06-08 Upgrade:

2006-12-01 Enhancements:

2006-09-29 Upgrade:

2006-05-19 Upgrade:

2006-03-28 Upgrade:

2005-12-09 Upgrade:

2005-10-14 Upgrade 2005-10-14:

2005-10-04 Major updates and enhancements to the "April 2004 stream":

Upgrade 2005-06-23:

2005-03-23 Major updates and enhancements to the "April 2004 stream":

New functionality introduced and functionality from "June 2003 stream" ported to the "April 2004 stream":

2004-04-16 Introducing the "April 2004 stream":

The "April 2004 stream" is a port of most of the functionality of the "June 2003 stream" to a new, kernel 2.6-based stream -- using a new tool-chain with new utilities and debug tools.

Note that the "April 2004 stream" uses mostly up-stream code and requires comparatively few and small patches from developerWorks.

For not-yet-available or restricted functionality refer to the Restrictions page.

System Build Cross Reference "April 2004 stream"

If you download any software from this web site please be aware of the Warranty Disclaimer and Limitation of Liabilities.

Available downloads


 

Kernel downloads for the "April 2004 stream"
Package Downloads Description
kernel 2.6.5 linux-2.6.5-s390-base-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-base (2004-04-16)
linux-2.6.5-s390-01-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-01 (2004-04-27)
xipfs612.gz + xipfs622.gz (from: linuxvm.org/patches/index.html) xipfs-2.6.5-s390 (2004-05-18)
linux-2.6.5-s390-02-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-02 (2004-05-18)
linux-2.6.5-s390-03-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-03 (2004-05-28)
Single threaded workqueue patch (from: marc.theaimsgroup.com) gnupatch-2.6.5-s390 (2004-06-21)
updated (2005-06-23)
linux-2.6.5-s390-04-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-04 (2004-06-21)
linux-2.6.5-s390-05-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-05 (2004-06-21)
linux-2.6.5-s390-06-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-06 (2004-07-30)
linux-2.6.5-s390-07-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-07 (2004-08-31)
linux-2.6.5-s390-08-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-08 (2004-10-21)
linux-2.6.5-s390-09-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-09 (2004-11-12)
linux-2.6.5-s390-10-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-10 (2004-11-30)
linux-2.6.5-s390-11-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-11 (2004-11-30)
linux-2.6.5-s390-12-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-12 (2005-01-24)
linux-2.6.5-s390-13-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-13 (2005-02-14)
linux-2.6.5-s390-14-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-14 (2005-03-03)
linux-2.6.5-s390-15-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-15 (2005-03-23)
linux-2.6.5-s390-16-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-16 (2005-03-23)
linux-2.6.5-s390-17-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-17 (2005-04-05)
linux-2.6.5-s390-18-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-18 (2005-04-28)
linux-2.6.5-s390-19-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-19 (2005-05-13)
linux-2.6.5-s390-20-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-20 (2005-05-25)
linux-2.6.5-s390-21-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-21 (2005-06-03)
linux-2.6.5-s390-22-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-22 (2005-06-07)
linux-2.6.5-s390-23-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-23 (2005-06-23)
linux-2.6.5-s390-24-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-24 (2005-07-11)
linux-2.6.5-s390-25-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-25 (2005-07-28)
linux-2.6.5-s390-26-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-26 (2005-09-01)
linux-2.6.5-s390-27-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-27 (2005-09-06)
linux-2.6.5-s390-28-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-28 (2005-10-04)
linux-2.6.5-s390-29-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-29 (2005-10-04)
linux-2.6.5-s390-30-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-30 (2005-10-04)
linux-2.6.5-s390-31-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-31 (2005-11-02)
linux-2.6.5-s390-32-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-32 (2005-12-09)
linux-2.6.5-s390-33-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-33 (2006-02-09)
linux-2.6.5-s390-34-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-34 (2006-04-12)
linux-2.6.5-s390-35-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-35 (2006-04-28)
linux-2.6.5-s390-36-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-36 (2006-05-19)
linux-2.6.5-s390-37-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-37 (2006-05-19)
linux-2.6.5-s390-38-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-38 (2006-07-20)
linux-2.6.5-s390-39-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-39 (2006-09-07)
linux-2.6.5-s390-40-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-40 (2006-11-02)
linux-2.6.5-s390-41-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-41 (2006-12-01)
linux-2.6.5-s390-42-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-42 (2006-12-01)
linux-2.6.5-s390-43-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-43 (2007-06-22)
linux-2.6.5-s390-44-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-44 (2007-10-12)
linux-2.6.5-s390-45-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-45 (2007-11-06)
linux-2.6.5-s390-46-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-46 (2007-11-06)
linux-2.6.5-s390-47-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-47 (2008-02-01)
linux-2.6.5-s390-48-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 linux-2.6.5-s390-48 (2008-05-07)

 

OCO modules for the "April 2004 stream"
Description
tape_3590 OCO module replaced by open source 3590 tape device driver discipline in patch 36 (2006-05-19)

 

Tool-chain for the "April 2004 stream"
Package Downloads Description
s390-tools 1.6.2 s390-tools-1.6.2.tar.gz / MD5 s390-tools-1.6.2 (2007-11-20)
binutils 2.15.90.0.1 n/a binutils-2.15.90.0.1-s390 (2004-04-16)
gcc 3.4.0 n/a gcc-3.4-s390 (2004-04-16)
glibc 2.3.2 n/a glibc-2.3.2-s390 (2004-04-16)

 

Utilities for the "April 2004 stream"
Package Downloads Description
s390-tools 1.5.6 s390-tools-1.5.6.tar.gz / MD5 s390-tools-1.5.6 (2007-11-06)

 

Debug tools for the "April 2004 stream"
Package Downloads Description
s390-tools 1.5.6 s390-tools-1.5.6.tar.gz / MD5 s390-tools-1.5.6 (2007-11-06)
gdb 6.1 n/a gdb-6.1-s390 (2004-04-16)
strace 4.5.2 strace-4.5.2-s390-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 strace-4.5.2-s390 (2004-04-16)
lkcdutils n/a lkcdutils CVS HEAD dated 2004-04-05 or later (2004-04-16)

Useful add-ons for the "April 2004 stream"

Download Area "April 2004 stream"

Below are the downloads (with description) for the kernel 2.6.5 "April 2004 stream", listed in reverse chronological order. This can be used to backtrack the "April 2004 stream".
The System Build Cross Reference shows the most current set of downloads for the "April 2004 stream" and ignores superseded patches and modules (which are still shown below if not moved to the Archive).

If you download any software from this web site please be aware of the Warranty Disclaimer and Limitation of Liabilities.

Downloads for the kernel 2.6.5 "April 2004 stream"
Date Component Downloadable
2008-05-07 kernel kernel 2.6.16-s390-22
2008-05-07 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-48
2008-02-01 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-47
2007-11-06 kernel


utilities
kernel 2.6.5 s390-46
kernel 2.6.5 s390-45

s390-tools 1.5.6
2007-10-12 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-44
2007-06-22 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-43
2007-06-08 utilities s390-tools 1.5.5 (superseded)
2006-12-01 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-42
kernel 2.6.5 s390-41
2006-11-02 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-40
2006-09-29 utilities s390-tools 1.5.4 (superseded)
2006-09-07 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-39
2006-07-20 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-38
2006-05-19 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-37
kernel 2.6.5 s390-36
2006-04-28 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-35
2006-04-12 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-34
2006-03-28 utilities s390-tools 1.5.3 (superseded)
2006-02-09 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-33
2005-12-09 kernel

OCO modules

utilities
kernel 2.6.5 s390-32

tape_3590-2.6.5-s390-03 (superseded - by open source patch)

s390-tools 1.5.1 (superseded)
2005-11-02 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-31
2005-10-04 kernel



utilities
kernel 2.6.5 s390-30
kernel 2.6.5 s390-29
kernel 2.6.5 s390-28

s390-tools 1.5.0 (superseded)
2005-09-06 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-27
2005-09-01 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-26
2005-07-28 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-25
2005-07-11 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-24
2005-06-23 kernel

utilities
kernel 2.6.5 s390-23

s390-tools 1.4.1 (superseded)
2005-06-07 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-22
2005-06-03 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-21
2005-05-25 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-20
2005-05-13 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-19
2005-04-28 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-18
2005-04-05 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-17
2005-03-23 kernel


utilities
kernel 2.6.5 s390-16
kernel 2.6.5 s390-15

s390-tools 1.4.0 (superseded)
2005-03-03 kernel

utilities
kernel 2.6.5 s390-14

s390-tools 1.3.4 (superseded)
2005-02-14 kernel

OCO modules

utilities
kernel 2.6.5 s390-13

tape_3590-2.6.5-s390-02 (superseded)

s390-tools 1.3.3 (superseded)
2005-01-24 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-12
2004-11-30 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-11
kernel 2.6.5 s390-10
2004-11-12 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-09
2004-10-21 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-08
2004-09-23 utilities s390-tools 1.3.2 (superseded)
2004-08-31 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-07
2004-07-30 kernel

OCO modules
kernel 2.6.5 s390-06

tape_3590-2.6.5-s390-01 (superseded)
2004-06-21 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-05
kernel 2.6.5 s390-04
2004-06-14 utilities s390-tools 1.3.1 (superseded)
2004-05-28 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-03
2004-05-18 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-02
2004-04-27 kernel kernel 2.6.5 s390-01
2004-04-16 kernel

OCO modules

utilities

debug tools
kernel 2.6.5-base s390

tape_3590-2.6.5 (superseded)

s390-tools 1.3.0 (superseded)

strace 4.5.2-s390

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