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KernelTrap: Alan Cox On One Year Sabbatical After September

Aug 20, 2003, 14:00 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jeremy Andrews)

[ Thanks to Jeremy Andrews for this link. ]

"Alan Cox posted a tiny patch to the lkml removing himself as maintainer of a couple of older/defunct drivers, adding, 'Update other stuff because I will be away for a year.' I scrambled for a Welsh translator to see what I'd been missing in his diary, but found no hints there. Fortunately a few minutes later he followed up with an explanation:

"'At the end of September I'm off back to University on a years sabbatical from Red Hat to study for an MBA. I've made the decision that I'm basically going to vanish for the year so I can concentrate on the course, and on the pet side project of learning Welsh...'

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