This is confirmed as applied correctly to the v3.19.0-5.5 version and is now released into vivid as of Ubuntu-3.19.0-7.7.
** Changed in: linux (Ubuntu) Status: Fix Committed => Fix Released -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Kernel Packages, which is subscribed to linux in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1308685 Title: vt_handoff patches were dropped, please resurrect them Status in linux package in Ubuntu: Fix Released Bug description: at release sprint apw, cjwatson and I were debugging flickers at boot on my laptop. apw noticed that vt_handoff patches were missing in the kernel for a while and asked be to open a bug report about resurrecting them. To manage notifications about this bug go to: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/1308685/+subscriptions -- Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~kernel-packages Post to : firstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~kernel-packages More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp