Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 28th Jun 2007 18:50 UTC, submitted by Punktyras
Linux "Hans Reiser is waiting for me, standing on the other side of an imitation-wood table. The room is small, the concrete walls bare. A guard locks the steel door from the outside. There is no sound. Reiser is wearing the red jumpsuit of a prisoner in solitary confinement, though he has been allowed to meet with me in this chilly visiting room. There was a time when he was known as a cantankerous but visionary open source programmer. His work was funded by the government; he was widely credited (and sometimes reviled) for rethinking the structure of the Linux operating system. Now he is known as prisoner BFP563."
Thread beginning with comment 251507
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
The Confessions...
by Soulbender on Fri 29th Jun 2007 03:29 UTC
Soulbender
Member since:
2005-08-18

...Of A Dangerous Mind.
I keep picturing Sam Rockwell.

Reply Score: 2