Subject: Re: FreeBSD Bus DMA
To: None <>
From: John S. Dyson <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/11/1998 22:35:03
Perry E. Metzger said:
> I believe that the FreeBSD camp believes (based on what evidence I
> don't know) that FreeBSD is "three times" as fast as NetBSD, and that
> NetBSD is totally unusable somehow. Given this belief system, I don't
> see what could be done to convince them to try to stay close to what
> we do.
The above statement is a consious lie.  However, there are circumsances
where it is true.  I know of NetBSD developers who also know of what
I am talking about.

The good news is that where the above statement is specifically true, is
also a very common case in the development world. 

John                  | Never try to teach a pig to sing,     | it just makes you look stupid,         | and it irritates the pig.