Re: Linux 2.5 / 2.6 TODO (preliminary)

From: Chris Ricker (
Date: Wed May 31 2000 - 21:03:37 EST

On 31 May 2000, Miquel van Smoorenburg wrote:

> That's a bit short-sighted isn't it? When Linus still lived in Finland
> and the main kernel site was on kernel crypto hooks didn't
> appear in the kernel because that would make it illegal in the USA.
> And everybody agreed that was a reasonable thing to do.
> What exactly is different now apart from s/USA/China/ and s/Finland/USA/ ?

For starters, I don't think we should be overly concerned with China as a
market, given their blatent disregard for the GPL.


Chris Ricker                                     

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