[$] Statistics from the 4.17 kernel development cycle

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4.17 appears to be on track for a June 3 release, barring an
unlikely last-minute surprise. So the has come for the usual look at
some statistics for this cycle. While 4.17 is a normal cycle
for the most part, it does have one characteristic of note: it is the third
kernel release ever to be smaller (in terms of lines of ) than its
predecessor.