From: Herbert Poetzl (herbert_at_13thfloor.at)
Date: Mon 01 Nov 2004 - 09:39:17 GMT
On Sun, Oct 31, 2004 at 07:39:05PM -0500, Matt Ayres wrote:
> I agree.... it's come a long long way and deserves applause.
thanks, Matt, whenever you're around, you do a good job
in pushing the project forward ... that is something
which helps a lot ...
> Herbert is definitely an accomplished kernel hacker,
am I? well if you say so ... ;)
> it's unfortunate the head Linux developers do not give him
> more attention!
ah, well, although it makes me sometimes sad to see how
open source, and especially free software development
is usually done ... everybody is free to get the patches
and tools, and Linus' or Marcelos tree are just a bunch
of patches, as is linux-vserver so who cares ...
> On Sun, 2004-10-31 at 17:35, Sam Vilain wrote:
> > Herbert Poetzl wrote:
> > > Here goes the fourth Linux 2.6 development version
> > > of Linux-VServer aka vs1.9.3 'Samhain'
> > Well done Herbert! I find it outstanding how a complete port to 2.6 has
> > happened with so much attention to detail in what seems like just a few
> > months.
> > It was January 4th 2004 that the first experimental Linux 2.6 vserver
> > port was released, against linux 2.6.0. The first stable release,
> > vs1.9.0, was dated May 11th.
> > Herbert's incredible level of compassion towards administrators and
> > integrators with difficulties asking for help in the #vserver channel
> > has been the catalyst for getting the community thriving to test and
> > assist his no less than legendary coding performance.
> > Enrico's correspending reforming and redevelopment of the userland
> > utilities was no mean feat. From its complete tracking of the myriad of
> > vserver API changes through the 1.3.x transitional period to the current
> > day, I am constantly surprised by the comprehensiveness of these tools.
> > The result, a stable, managable release, well in time for the
> > community-wide consensus that Linux 2.6 itself can possibly be
> > considered resembling something that might just happen to look like its
> > stable. If you're lucky. I look forward to that time.
> > Apologies for not mentioning anyone else who deserves an honourable
> > mention, interested readers should definitely get a feeling for the size
> > of the community by browsing:
> > http://www.linux-vserver.org/Hall+of+Fame
> Matt Ayres <matta_at_tektonic.net>
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