[ILUG-BOM] Forbes.com: Toppling Linux

jtd jtd@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Wed Oct 25 21:37:14 IST 2006


On Wednesday 25 October 2006 21:08, jtd wrote:
> So far
> the opposition to it is more due to confusion and corner cases
> rather than logic. In the case of Linus he does not want to be
> poltical and resents the kernel development being made a political
> battle ground (IMO primarily because companies likely to be
> affected are substantial resource contributors)

There is also the very genuine fear of the V2 crowd being left behind. 
I would put the traction behind v3 at 70% and climbing. If Linus digs 
his heels in HIS kernel development will suffer. And Imo he will have 
to switch.

-- 
Rgds
JTD



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