Alan Cox Quits As Linux TTY Maintainer � "I've Had Enough"
Jul 30, 2009, 16:34 (4 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"> > 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."