What do to about BitKeeper and the Linux Kernel (was: BitKeeper licence critic)

Jeroen Dekkers jeroen at dekkers.cx
Fri Mar 8 23:34:39 UTC 2002

On Fri, Mar 08, 2002 at 11:31:27PM +0000, Luciano Miguel Ferreira Rocha wrote:
> Now I'm going to be a little bad, sorry for that:
> On Sat, Mar 09, 2002 at 12:19:24AM +0100, Jeroen Dekkers wrote:
> > Isn't libc5 dead? I looked at uclibc but I really prefer glibc and I
> > don't think uclibc will support everything glibc supports.
> uclibc is a library for embedded systems. It's *supposed* to not support
> everything glibc does.

Why is Felix bashing glibc then for being bloated? They don't even
have the same purpose.
> And speaking of prefering glibc over uclibc just for what it supports,
> couldn't I say the samething about Hurd Vs Linux?

I know a lot of things Linux doesn't support and the Hurd
does. Running your own ext2 server as a normal user, ftp in the
filesystem, etc. ;-))

Jeroen Dekkers
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