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    SubjectRe: Insults in the kernel-sources
    Quote from Rik van Riel <riel@redhat.com>:
    > On Thu, 10 Jun 2004, Tobias Hirning wrote:
    >
    > > have you ever tried a
    > > grep "insult" -i -r ./*
    > > in the sourcetree of the kernel?
    >
    > Yeah, isn't it great ?
    >
    > Hours and hours of fun, learning more about
    > crappy hardware than you ever wanted to know.
    >
    > > So do and think about, because the you can find to much of
    > > insults in the sources.
    >
    > Too much? Considering how amazingly bad some
    > stuff is (especially hardware bugs) I'm quite
    > surprised there aren't more of those amusing
    > profanities throughout the source code.
    >
    > Maybe I should start hacking device drivers,
    > so I can legitimately add them ?
    >
    > What do you think ?

    Patches specifically to add insults are probably 2.7 material :-).

    John.
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