Sep 082017

As of this writing, just over 8,000 non-merge changesets have been pulled
into the mainline kernel repository for the 4.14 development cycle. In
other words, it looks like the pace is not slowing down for this cycle
either. The merge window is not yet done, but quite a few significant
changes have been merged so far. Read on for a summary of the most
interesting changes entering the mainline in the first half of this merge
[$] The first half of the 4.14 merge window
Source: LWN.Net