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    SubjectRe: CFD: (was [PATCH] Standard indentation of arguments)
    Adrian Bunk wrote:
    > On Wed, May 21, 2008 at 12:31:27PM -0700, Andrew Morton wrote:
    >>...
    >> For more substantial starter projects the best we have (as far as I
    >> know) is http://kernelnewbies.org/KernelProjects, but that's just a
    >> teeny subset.
    >>
    >> We're not very good at this, I'm afraid. I seem to recall that Rik has
    >> offered to help out here, so perhaps whenever one notices a
    >> hey-someone-should-do-this project, it could be forwarded to Rik and he
    >> can put it up there.
    >>...
    >
    > Let's look at it from another angle:
    >
    > We should not aim at being good at this.
    >
    > What do we need more in the kernel:
    > - people testing development kernels
    > - people fixing bugs
    > - people maintaining code
    > - people reviewing code

    - encouragement to develop in the mainline rather than out-of-tree

    > What do we already have more than enough:
    > - people developing new bugs^Wfeatures

    - companies being content with out-of-tree drivers or even closed
    source drivers or no drivers at all, and users having to put up
    with it
    --
    Stefan Richter
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    http://arcgraph.de/sr/


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