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    SubjectRe: Linux 2.6.21
    David Miller wrote:

    >> > I reported a bug that eats people's hard disks due to a bug
    >> > in the X.ORG PCI support code on sparc, NOBODY has fixed
    >> > the bug in 2 years even though a full bugzilla entry with
    >> > even a full patch fix is in there.
    >>
    >> Well but at least they could find it again if they wanted.
    >> If you sent it by email and it had gotten lost for some reason
    >> (nobody interested, which seems to be the real issue here) then
    >> it would be lost forever.
    >
    > WRONG! If I have sent it to the main developer list the damn patch
    > would be applied by now.

    Why didn't you do it then? Why didn't you send your patch to the main
    developer?
    Wouldn't be your problem fixed if you did it?


    > WHY?
    >
    > BECAUSE EMAIL ENGAGES PEOPLE AND BUGZILLA DOES NOT!

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    Tomasz Chmielewski
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