Subject: Re: FreeBSD Bus DMA
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: John S. Dyson <email@example.com>
Date: 06/11/1998 14:16:36
Perry E. Metzger said:
> I've got to say that I'm pretty shocked at the hubris here.
I am also.
> FreeBSD has ONE architecture up and fully supported. You have the
> i386, period. You've never finished a single port to another
FreeBSD or me? The very interesting thing is that whether or
not someone works on FreeBSD, has little to do with previous
experience. I suspect that assuming that FreeBSD is the only
expertise that someone has is only an issue of projecting
> I'm pretty flabbergasted. You've lost a lot of brownie points with me.
I am also, perhaps with even more justification.
Please don't associate choosing FreeBSD as a platform with
a lack of experience, because that alienates people who
have had to choose it, due to it being the only alternative
that really works for them.
John | Never try to teach a pig to sing,
firstname.lastname@example.org | it just makes you look stupid,
email@example.com | and it irritates the pig.