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From: Ben de Groot <yngwin@g.o>
To: gentoo-project <gentoo-project@l.g.o>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-project] With regard to udev stabilization
Date: Wed, 14 Nov 2012 12:02:44
In Reply to: [gentoo-project] With regard to udev stabilization by Richard Yao
1 On 13 November 2012 10:40, Richard Yao <ryao@g.o> wrote:
3 > Dear Everyone,
4 >
5 > It is no secret that many of us are unhappy with the direction that udev
6 > has taken under the leadership of the systemd developers. That includes
7 > Linus Torvalds, who is 'leery of the fact that the udev maintenance
8 > seems to have gone into some "crazy mode" where they have made changes
9 > that were known to be problematic, and are pure and utter stupidity.'
10 >
11 >
12 >
13 > After speaking with several other Gentoo developers that share Linus'
14 > concerns, I have decided to form a team to fork udev. Our plan is to
15 > eliminate the separate /usr requirement from our fork, among other
16 > things. We will announce the project later this week.
17 >
20 I applaud this initiative. I would recommend you contact, and try to work
21 together with, the existing fork of udev, which is available in layman's
22 udev overlay. There is a corresponding thread on our forums.
24 --
25 Cheers,
27 Ben | yngwin
28 Gentoo developer
29 Gentoo Qt project lead, Gentoo Wiki admin


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Re: [gentoo-project] With regard to udev stabilization Pandu Poluan <pandu@××××××.info>
Re: [gentoo-project] With regard to udev stabilization William Hubbs <williamh@g.o>