Re: 2.4.16 & OOM killer screw up (fwd)

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Thu Dec 13 2001 - 03:48:52 EST

> On Tuesday 11 December 2001 12:23 pm, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> > For BSD advocates it might be a problem that these are unified diffs
> > that are only applyable with GPL-licensed patch(1) version..
> Why would BSD advocates be applying patches to the linux kernel? (You don't
> need the tool to read a patch for ideas, do you?) Why would BSD advocates
> apply a GPL-licensed patch to the GPL-licensed Linux kernel, and then
> complain that the tool they're using to do so is GPL-licensed?
> I'm confused. (Not SUPRISED, mind you. Just easily confused.)

Christoph, please remember that irony is not available between the Canadian
and Mexican border.... you are confusing them again 8)

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