Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 1st Feb 2007 14:41 UTC, submitted by Oliver
FreeBSD "Linux has a large amount of device drivers for hardware not supported on FreeBSD, especially USB devices. Not rarely, such drivers have been written based on information derived by protocol sniffing, reverse engineering and the like. This makes the code highly undocumented, and renders the porting effort extremely error prone. To help with this task, I decided to start working on an emulation layer that would let us recompile the linux source code on FreeBSD, and provide a sufficiently complete emulation of the kernel APIs so that device drivers (or at least certain classes) could be used without modifications to their source code."
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RE: Miss-information
by SReilly on Thu 1st Feb 2007 21:51 UTC in reply to "Miss-information"
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2006-12-28

"slandering and libel"

Found a thesaurus, eh? Doesn't make any deference as it's still painfully obvious your still spouting the same aggressive prose as before.

Dude, stuff like this is pure flame bait and frankly I'm tired of hearing your ignorant anti BSD waffle every time theirs a BSD related article on this site.

FFS, either give it a rest or grow up!

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v RE[2]: Miss-information
by Moulinneuf on Fri 2nd Feb 2007 00:50 in reply to "RE: Miss-information"
RE[3]: Miss-information
by SReilly on Fri 2nd Feb 2007 09:05 in reply to "RE[2]: Miss-information"
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2006-12-28

Don't you realize that your aggressive, not to mention ignorant, posts are not what anybody here wants to read (you pedantic f*ck)? When I check out your post this morning you had already been voted down to -2.

If you can't join the dots and figure that out then frankly your the blind one.

Dude, don't start pis*ing me off cause I will start monitoring every post you make for off topic and/or offensive content and vote you down until you either learn to be civil, or get the f*ck off this forum.

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