[svlug] More on the Reiser case - fs

stripes stripes at tigerlair.com
Tue Oct 17 08:23:57 PDT 2006


On Tue, Oct 17, 2006 at 08:20:04AM -0700, Greg Lindahl wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 17, 2006 at 11:01:30AM -0400, stripes wrote:
> > On Mon, Oct 16, 2006 at 09:41:31PM -0700, Jennifer Davis wrote:
> > > > as always... i'm sure you're entitled to your differing opinion ..
> > > I say talk to Novell directly rather than coming up with your random 
> > > conclusions and spouting them as truth.
> > Yer being a bit touchy, dontcha think?
> Given how Alvin is pretty much making things up, I think criticism is
> a good idea. (Is this another interview tactic, make crap up and see
> if the interviewee calls bullshit on you?)

Not sure, the response just seemed rather harsh. Not sure what I missed
other than Reiser arrested for murder of his wife. 

> > Btw, how popular is ReiserFS?
> Pretty popular with SUSE users. Which is why it's very important that
> they are abandoning it, that's almost all of the userbase going away
> in one fell swoop. Apparently the guy at SUSE who is the sole
> maintainer of reiser3 recommended punting it.

Ouch. 

> Just because someone's open-source and widely used doesn't mean it
> is sustainable.

Oh, I know. :)

-Anne
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