[ANNOUNCE] WireGuard 1.0.0 for Linux 5.6 Released

Greg KH gregkh at linuxfoundation.org
Mon Mar 30 15:17:01 CEST 2020

On Sun, Mar 29, 2020 at 08:16:43PM -0600, Jason A. Donenfeld wrote:
> Hi folks,
> Earlier this evening, Linus released [1] Linus 5.6, which contains our
> first release of WireGuard. This is quite exciting. It means that
> kernels from here on out will have WireGuard built-in by default. And
> for those of you who were scared away prior by the "dOnT uSe tHiS
> k0de!!1!" warnings everywhere, you now have something more stable to
> work with.
> The last several weeks of 5.6 development and stabilization have been
> exciting, with our codebase undergoing a quick security audit [3], and
> some real headway in terms of getting into distributions.

Congrats on all of this, and thanks for sticking with it.

greg k-h

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