Torvalds Rebukes Desktop Critics
Aug 02, 2007, 13:30 (26 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matthew Broersma)
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"Linus Torvalds, creator and maintainer of the Linux operating
system kernel, has reacted angrily to suggestions that the kernel's
development process is skewed in a way that prevents improvements
on the desktop.
"Torvalds was responding to criticism by programmer Con Kolivas,
who had developed a patch designed to improve the performance of
specific Linux desktop features..."