Subject: Re: Zillion Digital Square driver
To: Jukka Marin <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/31/2003 16:08:47
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On Wed, Dec 31, 2003 at 04:51:30PM +0200, Jukka Marin wrote:

> Not related to this problem, but if the USB devices really are as buggy
> as described on the NetBSD lists, how come I can plug almost any USB
> gadget to an XP box and it Just Works (TM)?  I've got cameras, CF card
> readers, a DVcam etc. and they all work without special drivers.  How can
> bill gates write such drivers if real programmers can't?  Not trying to
> start a flame war, just curious..

Maybe Gates' programmers write to the real behaviour of the devices,
contrary to what the official specifications are?

Variant of this: misinterpretation of the official specifications.

And, of course, vastly more resources to throw at this...=20

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