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Alan Cox Quits As Linux TTY Maintainer � "I've Had Enough"

Jul 30, 2009, 16:34 (4 Talkback[s])

"> > Well, I thought we were expected to avoid breaking existing user space, even > > if that were buggy etc.

> I don't know where you got that idea from. Avoiding breaking user space > unneccessarily is good but if its buggy you often can't do anything about > it.

Alan, he got that idea from me. We don't do regressions. If user space depended on old behavior, we don't change behavior."

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