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.
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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"
Soulbender
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2005-08-18

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

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