On https://www.kernel.org the latest stable release is 5.10.60. How does this patch version of the kernel get into the stable nixos channel? How many days does that typically take? For reference I’m running nixos stable:
- system: `"x86_64-linux"` - host os: `Linux 5.10.52, NixOS, 21.05.2518.97c5d0cbe76 (Okapi)` - multi-user?: `yes` - sandbox: `yes` - version: `nix-env (Nix) 2.3.15` - channels(adam): `"nixos-21.05.2486.8ac785da984"` - channels(root): `"nixos-21.05.2518.97c5d0cbe76, nixos-hardware"` - nixpkgs: `/nix/var/nix/profiles/per-user/root/channels/nixos`
And my kernel version is still 5.10.52. I’m asking because these “patch” versions often contain security fixes and I’d like to have more insight into the update process.
When I list my nix-channels I only have the one: