Re: Linux XIA - merge proposal

From: Greg KH
Date: Sun Mar 15 2015 - 05:38:03 EST

On Fri, Mar 13, 2015 at 11:26:46AM -0400, Michel Machado wrote:
> On 03/10/2015 01:01 PM, Bjorn Helgaas wrote:
> > From my point of view (far outside the networking world and completely
> >incompetent to judge the merits of XIA), this email seems like a
> >reasonable starting point for a discussion, and I'm disappointed that
> >it got shut down so fast. It might not be in *exactly* the form
> >people are looking for, but hey, it's an introductory email, and
> >Michel seems open to constructive feedback.
> Thank you for the support, Bjorn.
> I've brainstormed with friends questions that could address the concerns
> that haven't been voiced in this thread, and I answered those questions in
> our FAQ page:
> While I would like to have Linux XIA merged, I also don't want to become
> importunate. So, if nobody else shows interest in this thread, I'm going to
> leave it to rest.

But you have yet to actually post the code, why give up now, you haven't
even tried. A number of people have given you hints here as to what you
should be doing / trying, to just run away without even attempting it
seems quite odd and defeatist.

good luck,

greg k-h
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