I've been pretty busy last night. A bunch of changes merged in from
the ethernet dev branch, and also a restructuring of the kernel-patches
directory to break the bigger patches up, merge some others, etc. to
rationalize what's going on in there. The SVN HEAD should be
considered somewhat unstable for the next couple of days. r263 is the
last stable (though modular without automated module-loading) revision
for the trunk.
Changelog for the curious: