From: Herbert Poetzl (herbert_at_13thfloor.at)
Date: Thu 02 Oct 2003 - 04:37:53 BST
On Wed, Oct 01, 2003 at 11:27:47PM -0500, Jacques Gelinas wrote:
> On Tue, 30 Sep 2003 18:35:01 -0500, Herbert Poetzl wrote
> > Dear VServer Community!
> > In reaction to several requests on the IRC channel and
> > some emails, I am willing to 'officially' take over the
> > VServer project, with the 1st of November, if, and only
> > if, I don't receive any objection until this date.
> > This is no hostile take over, and when Jacques returns
> > (I'm still in hope he does) I will not refuse to transfer
> > the leadership for this project.
> Life is hard, I can tell you.
> Go for it.
I'm glad you _are_ alive and (hopefully) in
good health ... we have much to talk about,
maybe we can arrange something on the irc
have to go to sleep now, but lets find some
way to meet virtually, as soon as possible ...
> I had a great start on this project with several releases and then
> not much for a year. I am still using it all the time (we have something like
> 150 vservers at the offfice) and I am still developping stuff. The chroot_safe
> is done and I have been working on resource limitation.
> For those interested, it is very hard to handle open source project for many years.
> I am doing this since 1992 with the same email address. During august and early
> september, I was getting something like 10,000 emails a day. Using whatever tools
> available, reading emails stopped being fun. I have lost several useful messages
> because they looked like spam or virus.
> I have currently 10000 emails in my inbox (mind you my email reader works
> on top of mysql) and there is al least 4000 messages I should read in there.
> Install you stuff and once done, I will put links on the current web site.
> Jacques Gelinas <jack_at_solucorp.qc.ca>
> vserver: run general purpose virtual servers on one box, full speed!