Subject: Re: FreeBSD Bus DMA
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: John S. Dyson <email@example.com>
Date: 06/12/1998 00:20:14
Perry E. Metzger said:
> "John S. Dyson" writes:
> > Perry E. Metzger said:
> > > "John S. Dyson" writes:
> > > > > John, I've never seen any honest benchmark numbers for FreeBSD/i386
> > > > > vs. NetBSD/i386, much less for FreeBSD/Alpha vs. NetBSD/Alpha. I
> > > > > doubt you have either, or they'd be up on your web site and you'd be
> > > > > pointing us to the URL.
> > > >
> > > > I don't post benchmarks, sorry :-).
> > >
> > > You don't, or won't because the results do not back up your comments?
> > I don't. It is a promise that I made to myself a long time
> > ago, and I happen to at least try to keep such promises.
> In other words, long ago you decided to slander people without being
> willing to present any evidence of any sort to back yourself up?
> > To try to force me is very dishonorable.
> I thought that posting slanderous assertions without proof was
> dishonorable, but I guess I'm just confused.
Please apologize to me about your lies.
It is not slander to make and report on an observation. Please
apologize to me about calling such observations slander.
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.