"As I've documented here previously, the Linux kernel community
has had a few issues with OSDL in the past, so they got together,
and worked out how they felt they could help resolve the different
issues, and also provide some way for the kernel developers to
solve some general issues that they feel need to be addressed.
"A whitepaper was created, shopped around to the board members
of OSDL, and yesterday, we gave a presentation to the full board,
about what we felt could be done to help.
"As people have been asking us what happened, and what
specifically we proposed, here's a short summary..."