Re: Binary drivers [Re: [Richard Stallman <email@example.com>] Re: Debian & BSD concerns]
Jim Pick <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Ben Pfaff <email@example.com> writes:
> Linus has decided to allow binary drivers in the kernel.
No, I don't think so. (unless I missed something)
He allows binary modules distributed separately from the kernel.
That's what I meant, sorry.
He's generally against binary drivers, and he isn't going to go to
great lengths to maintain binary compatibility in the module interface
Yes, he's expended a considerable amount of email vitriol against
binary drivers, actually.