Nov 172017

When he released 4.14, Linus Torvalds
warned that the 4.15 merge window might be shorter than usual due to the US
Thanksgiving holiday. Subsystem maintainers would appear to have heard
him; as of this writing, over 8,800 non-merge changesets have been pulled
into the mainline since the opening of the 4.15 merge window. Read on for
a summary of the most interesting changes found in that first set of
[$] 4.15 Merge window part 1
Source: LWN.Net