Re: 2.6: Shortlist of Missing Features

From: Rusty Russell (
Date: Mon Oct 21 2002 - 21:26:26 EST

In message <> you write:
> Sigh. If great minds think alike, how do you explain either of us then? =
> :)

"Fools never differ" perhaps?

I'm not worried about stuff which is in -mm: they won't get lost, and
some of them will get thrown out if the benchmarks don't pay off.

> o in -ac PCMCIA Zoom video support (Alan Cox)=20

Hmm... is this merely a new driver or significant new infrastructure?

> o Ready - Dynamic Probes (dprobes team)=20
> bes

The minimal kernel part of this is kprobes.

> o Ready - Zerocopy NFS (Hirokazu Takahashi)=20

This is really up to Dave. I thought he was already merging it?

> And In a reply to me, Hans Reiser promised Reiser 4 by the 27th. (That's=

Another filesystem can go in during the freeze, unless it makes
infrastructure changes?


  Anyone who quotes me in their sig is an idiot. -- Rusty Russell.
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