Re: [PATCH 2.5.5] do export vmalloc_to_page to modules...

Petr Vandrovec (
Thu, 4 Apr 2002 00:47:07 +0100

On 3 Apr 02 at 19:39, Rik van Riel wrote:
> On Wed, 3 Apr 2002, Tigran Aivazian wrote:
> > On Wed, 3 Apr 2002, Rik van Riel wrote:
> > > after all Redhat, SuSE, Conectiva, etc. wouldn't want to have
> > > vmware and Veritas use their work without giving anything back ...
> >
> > I don't know about vmware (probably applies too) but more than one person
> > at Veritas can be justly offended by your implication that Veritas
> > employees have not contributed anything useful to the Linux kernel.
> Indeed, Veritas has contributed significantly to kernel development,
> but I can't remember ever seeing anything but troubled users from
> companies like nvidia or vmware.
> Veritas was a bad example indeed ;)

Well, now I feel really offended. Maybe my contributions are not so big
as yours, but I think that negating them completely is way too off.
Petr Vandrovec

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