Minimum set of primitives?
Fri, 20 Mar 1998 12:48:24 -0500 (EST)
On 20 Mar 1998, Harvey J. Stein wrote:
> (the networking support, the
> ext2fs file system, ...). I think Linus was pretty open about
> accepting such contributions. I'd consider him more as a "patch
> coordinator" than as a head of development who "kept control over
He rejected some changes, though, and he maintained pretty strong
control over the overall framework.
He says he should have made the backspace key emit control-H instead of
\x7f, and a lot of people wanted him to do that. He refused at the time.