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

Tomasz Wegrzanowski taw at users.sourceforge.net
Sun Mar 10 15:04:24 UTC 2002

On Sun, Mar 10, 2002 at 03:40:53PM +0100, Joerg Schilling wrote:
> >From: Jeroen Dekkers <jeroen at dekkers.cx>
> >I don't see why I should even care about Linux and especially Linus at
> >all. Personally, I just help finishing the GNU system instead of
> >caring about the GNU/Linux variant. I don't see why people supporting
> >free software want to get associated with some bunch of people
> If so many people who are talking about free software would work on Hurd,
> it would be a usable OS for years.

It would not because it's misdesigned.

If Hurd developers really cared about doing good and useful kernel they would
start from Linux or one of BSDs and add features that they consider necessary.

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