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    SubjectRe: Kernel patch acknowledgements
    This sounds interesting... what do the kernel patches do?

    On Thu, 3 Jul 1997, Shyamalan Pather wrote:

    > Hello,
    > I apologize for this question being slightly off topic, but this
    > seemed like the best place to ask it. In the next day or two, I will be
    > releasing several kernel patches that were implemented as part of a
    > research project at the University of Kansas. These patches will be
    > released under the GPL, so that they can be incorporated into the
    > mainstream kernel, should they be deemed worthy. My question relates to
    > the how the various contributors should be acknowledged.
    > Part of the funding for this project was provided by Sprint
    > corporation. Obviously, they will be acknowledged in the web pages and
    > supporting documentation for these patches, but should they also be
    > acknowledged in the source files? Will acknowledging Sprint in the source
    > files pose any type of problem in regards to the patches being
    > incorporated into the mainstream kernel under the GPL?
    > Thank you
    > -shyam pather
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    > Shyamalan Pather
    > Information and Telecommunication Technology Center
    > University of Kansas
    > Lawrence, KS
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    > "Imagination is more important than knowledge" --Albert Einstein

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