Subject: RE: autoconf(9) tree in an odd hardware arrangement
To: Michael Lorenz <>
From: De Zeurkous <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/24/2007 02:27:05

On Sat, November 24, 2007 02:05, Michael Lorenz wrote:
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> Hello,
> On Nov 23, 2007, at 20:04, De Zeurkous wrote:
>> Of course, the chance of having something progressive as this taken
>> seriously by the NetBSD term is probably near-zero. I'm willing to be
>> proven wrong, but realistically this is not going to happen.
> You're welcome to actually /write/ that code.

Just because I know the Right Thing to do, I need to implement it by
myself? Of course, you don't have an ethical obligation to do the Right
Thing or nothing at all, instead of scoring brownie points from the
'community' at the expense of the quality of your work, have you?

It may take ages for me to finish my work -- which is not entirely my
fault, as I argued in the preceding paragraph --, but at least I do the
Right Thing. It also means that I'm up to my ears in work already (the two
relevant scenes in TNG 'Pen Pals' spring to mind) and expect something
more of others than to adhere to the -dogma- cliche of 'zomfgwtfbbq, it's
your idea, you implement it while we sit back with potato chips and


De Zeurkous

Friggin' Machines!

P.S.: Please don't make me spread this to netbsd-lusers again :/

> have fun
> Michael
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