Re: Since so many people have asked me this

Alan Brown (
5 Nov 1996 21:18:59 +1300

In article <>,
Linus Torvalds <> wrote:

>... The day we need more than 4GB
>counters for socket memory allocation I think I'll retire ;)

Probably sometime around 2005 if the last 20 years is anything to go by.



If you go down to the woods today you're sure for a big surpise: Teddies 
in leather who bang heads together, with black liner round their eyes.