Instead of freebsd.com, why not...
Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC
chad at shire.net
Sun Feb 13 08:22:35 GMT 2005
On Feb 13, 2005, at 12:57 AM, Anthony Atkielski wrote:
> Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC writes:
>> Maybe companies who support MS or other proprietary software
>> can't as they don't have the source. But support companies that
>> support open source can very easily fix problems -- they have the
>> source and the license to use it
> Unfortunately, their fix makes the software non-standard. You need to
> be able to roll fixes into the official release.
????? What the heck does this mean? I would bet that most larger
installations of Linux or FreeBSD or any other open source OS would be
considered non-standard. Heck, I bet YOUR installation of FreeBSD
could be considered non-standard. Your statement make absolutely no
If the fix that you decry is a reasonable fix, who says it can't be
rolled back into an "official" release. This is open source after all.
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