What's new

Within this web page, 'Linux on Z and LinuxONE', 'Linux on System z' and 'Linux on z Systems' are used synonymously to refer to Linux running on an IBM mainframe system or IBM LinuxONE server.

Here you can find the latest updates of our web-site. Please refer to the history of changes for older entries.

2019-02-20 (20 Feb 2019)

A new smc-tools 1.2.0 package is now available on developerWorks. A new s390-tools-2.8.0 package is available on GitHub.

2019-02-08 (08 Feb 2019)

A new zfcp HBA API library 2.2.0 package is now available on developerWorks. A new s390-tools-2.7.1 package is available on GitHub.

2018-12-14 (14 Dec 2018)

  • New documentation available for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4:
    • Device Drivers, Features, and Commands on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
    • Kernel Messages on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • Documentation updates for the following Linux on Z manuals:
    • Device Drivers, Features, and Commands
    • Kernel Messages

2018-11-15 (15 Nov 2018)

  • A new document Pervasive Encryption for Data Volumes is available for the development stream.
  • Documentation updates for the following Linux on Z manuals:
    • Running Docker Containers on IBM Z
    • Exploiting Enterprise PKCS #11 using openCryptoki
  • New documentation for Ubuntu 18.04 - refer to the Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS page for new documentation tailored for Ubuntu 18.04:
    • Device Drivers, Features, and Commands on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
    as well as links to closest matching 'Development Stream' documentation.
  • Documentation for RHEL 7.6 - refer to the RHEL 7.6 documentation page for links to closest matching RHEL and 'Development Stream' documentation.
  • A new s390-tools-2.7.0 package is available on GitHub.

2018-09-28 (28 Sep 2018)

  • Documentation updates for the following Linux on z Systems manuals:
    • Device Drivers, Features, and Commands
    • Kernel Messages

2018-08-17 (17 Aug 2018)

A new s390-tools-2.6.0 package is available on GitHub.

2018-07-31 (31 Jul 2018)

  • Documentation updates for the following Linux on z Systems manuals:
    • Device Drivers, Features, and Commands
    • Using the Dump Tools

2018-07-16 (16 Jul 2018)

  • New documentation available for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15:
    • Device Drivers, Features, and Commands on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
    • Using the Dump Tools on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
    • Kernel Messages on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
  • Documentation updates for the following Linux on Z manuals:
    • libica Programmer's Reference Version 3.3

2018-07-03 (03 Jul 2018)

New qclib 1.4.1 and smc-tools 1.1.0 packages are now available on developerWorks. A new s390-tools-2.5.0 package is available on GitHub.

2018-05-18 (18 May 2018)

  • Updated documentation for the Development stream:
    • Documentation updates for the following Linux on z Systems manuals:
      • Device Drivers, Features, and Commands
      • Using the Dump Tools
      • Kernel Messages
  • A new s390-tools-2.4.0 package is available on GitHub.

2018-04-10 (10 Apr 2018)

2018-01-18 (18 Jan 2018)

A new qclib 1.3.1 package is now available on developerWorks, and a new s390-tools-2.2.0 package is available on GitHub.