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    SubjectRe: 2.4.16 & OOM killer screw up (fwd)

    On Tue, Dec 11, Henning P. Schmiedehausen wrote:

    > Andrea Arcangeli <> writes:
    > >Lack of documentation is not a bug, period. Also it's not true that I'm
    > I scare myself shitless that you as the one responsible for something
    > as crucial as MM in the Linux kernel, has such an attitude towards
    > software development especially when people like RvR as for docs.
    > Sorry, but to me this sounds like something from M$ (MAPI? You don't
    > need MAPI documentation. We know what we're doing. You don't need to
    > know how Windows XX works. It's enough that we know).
    > Actually, you _do_ get documentation from M$. Something, one can't say

    How do you know the documentation matches the actual code?

    > about the Linux MM-sprikled-with holy-penguin-pee subsystem.

    In Linux, you get even more: You can look at the code itself.

    > I'm not happy about your usage of magic numbers, either. So it is
    > still running on solid 2.2.19 until further notice (or until Rik loses
    > his patience. ;-) )

    Oh, the 2.2.19 VM is from Andrea ;)

    > Regards
    > Henning
    Hubert Mantel Goodbye, dots... /\\
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