Features That Landed So Far For The Linux 3.15 Kernel

For those not keeping up to date on all of the Phoronix articles covering the Linux 3.15 kernel changes that landed in the past week, here’s a recap of the changes that were merged so far half-way through the Linux 3.15 merge window.

EFI mixed mode support to allow 64-bit Linux kernels to be booted from 32-bit system UEFI firmwares.

AVX-512 instruction support for future Intel processors.