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SubjectRe: [ANNOUNCE] Withdrawl of Open Source NDS Project/NTFS/M2FS for Linux
>>>>> "Jeff" == Jeff V Merkey <> writes:

Jeff> TRG has reprioritized it's long term objectives, and due to
Jeff> resource constraints and short term schedules, the Open Source
Jeff> NDS and Open Source NTFS File System projects are being
Jeff> withdrawn from the Linux Initiative. These projects will be
Jeff> MANOS only, and any interested party is free to acquire the code
Jeff> and back port them into Linux, though the networking
Jeff> architectures are profoundly different between the two. The
Jeff> lack of a Kernel Debugger and other basic kernel level
Jeff> facilities on Linux make TRG's job about 20 times harder on
Jeff> Linux and take almost 10 times as long as is possible on NT,
Jeff> NetWare, or MANOS to develop software asa result ofthis.

If you want to pull out just do so. However, if you need an excuse
please try to use facts and not vapour: we do have a kernel debugger
for instance. It's called KDB and has been around for quite a while,
you just have to download it and patch your kernel for it (which is
not an unreasonable request if you are working on the kernel in the
first place).

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