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    On Tue, Nov 12, 2002 at 10:25:35AM +0000, Ian Molton wrote:
    > > Again, WE ARE IN FEATURE FREEZE.
    > And since when did feature freeze affect, as the guy said, *purely*
    > userspace implementations?

    Since it would a *feature* to move it out of kernel space.
    To reiterate : _FEATURE_ _FREEZE_. Nothing[1] new[2]
    should be going into mainline at this point.

    We should now be in the stabilising period, where we don't require
    testers to have to upgrade their userspace every fortnight.

    Dave

    [1] Rusty's modules rewrite and whatever else Linus queed up
    seems to have exemption from this rule. Hopefully there
    isn't too much of this stuff.
    [2] Where 'new' can also mean 'bloody large reimplementation'

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