Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Linus Torvalds: "I laugh in your face!"

There is one way to get Linus Torvalds to laugh in your face; submit code to fix Linux that might solve a major difficulty, but also introduce new problems.

Linux originator Torvalds is following his long-standing policy of attending the Australian conference but not appearing as a presenter in the formal program. However, he offered a number of comments from the floor during a presentation by founder Jonathan Corbet on the kernel development process.

Read more here: Linus Torvalds on regression, laziness and having his code rejected