Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 6th May 2009 17:41 UTC, submitted by diegocg
Debian and its clones Via LWN, we found a blog post of a Debian maintainer which announces a new package: EGLIBC, a compatible reimplementation of the GNU glibc which "which will soon replace the GNU C Library". Apparently the primary reason is the sadly famous bad maintainership aptitude of Ulrich Drepper, the main libc maintainer.
E-mail Print r 6   · Read More · 43 Comment(s)
Thread beginning with comment 362131
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE: I saw this coming years ago
by Soulbender on Wed 6th May 2009 19:39 UTC in reply to "I saw this coming years ago"
Member since:

For a moment there I thought "why the hell do they want TLS in the kernel" and then I realized they mean GNU Thread Local Storage and not GNU Transport Layer Security. Stupid either way though

Reply Parent Score: 3