Subject: Re: The future of NetBSD
To: Marc G. Fournier <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Gilles Chehade <email@example.com>
Date: 09/01/2006 01:12:57
Marc G. Fournier wrote:
> On Fri, 1 Sep 2006, Gilles Chehade wrote:
>> mmmh ... you've got a point ... you just opened my eyes ...
>> documentation is pointless when I have a blackbox doing the work.
> Maybe I'm missing something, and if so, I do apologize to those on
> these lists that I may have offended ... but ... having clean source
> code to a driver is not equal to a black box ... is it? I don't
> believe I've once advocatged 'binary drivers' ...
a blackbox is not necessarily a binary driver, based on source code
filled with magic values you know nothing about, would you be able to
fix a bug ?