The kernel is full of bugs? Like what? Nearly all bugs i encounter are userland based. The only kernel specific problem i encounter is ACPI stuff, whether that be power saving or suspension.
Originally Posted by BO$$
Its the second one, he gets annoyed when he gets patch bombs in the late rc stages. Makes it hard to get a stable tested kernel out when a massive amount of patches gets introduced so late...
Originally Posted by asdx
Contributions are good, but lots of them at once late in the cycle can be bad.
Yeah and a lot of the ACPI issues tend to be issues with crappy hardware ACPI implementations designed to only work properly with windows.
Originally Posted by schmidtbag
Originally Posted by GreatEmerald
I see, makes sense, thanks for the clarification guys, and sorry for the misunderstanding.
Originally Posted by bwat47