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Transcript of IRC chat with Linus Torvalds on irc.msnbc.com

Linus appeared on the popular IRC chat line at 7:30 PM ET
this evening.

Thanks to Worshiper for this link.

“CyberYoda: What percentage of the kernel is the same as your
original release?”

“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…”

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the transcript.