Re: Why from there?

Kevin Lentin (
Fri, 15 May 1998 11:45:42 +1000

On Wed, May 13, 1998 at 10:03:27PM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> I don't use tar-balls, I don't want to have anything like this. I work in
> a "linux" subdirectory that I do a "make backup" on, and that makes the
> tar-ball for me. For me, the base-name without any strange version stuff
> is most convenient.

If people want to have complicated directory management stuff going on, why
don't they fiddle with the patch-kernel script. It's only a 'mv' or two.

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