Linus appeared on the popular IRC chat line at 7:30 PM ET
Thanks to Worshiper for this link.
“CyberYoda: What percentage of the kernel is the same as your
“Linus Torvalds: Basically none. The original release was about
10,000 lines and all of those have been rewritten pretty much.
Right now its in the amount of 15,000,000…”