"With Andrew Tridgell silent, apparently on legal advice, open
source community leader Bruce Perens has stepped up to defend the
work Tridgell did reverse engineering the protocols used by
Bitkeeper. Bitkeeper is the closed source proprietary source code
management tool that until last week, Linus Torvalds used to manage
Linux kernel source code...
"Perens told us that Torvalds needs to 'cool it...'"