Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 27th Sep 2012 18:44 UTC, submitted by MOS6510
Linux "I was in a coffee shop in Portland, Oregon and happened to spot Linus Torvalds sitting alone at a window table. I asked the creator of the Linux operating system and the Git source code control system if I could join him. Over the next fifteen minutes we talked about programming and programmers." Editor's Note: We've realized it's unclear whether this is a satirical interview or not. We don't know, so YMMV.
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RE[9]: What is the point...
by ze_jerkface on Fri 28th Sep 2012 08:10 UTC in reply to "RE[8]: What is the point..."
ze_jerkface
Member since:
2012-06-22

You're the one that has fallen for his bullshit.

Never broke interfaces from day one? The userspace driver API didn't exist until 2007. So yes they were breaking everything from day one and they will still break in-tree drivers if they feel like it.

Linus is just giving some p.r. speak there. The truth is that Linux is his pet and he will break whatever he wants.

Maybe I will have to blog about this because everyone seems to have fallen for that response to Miguel's blog.

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RE[10]: What is the point...
by tuma324 on Sat 29th Sep 2012 00:27 in reply to "RE[9]: What is the point..."
tuma324 Member since:
2010-04-09

Shut up.

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