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Re: [seul-edu] New Year's resolutions
On Thu, 28 Dec 2000, Douglas Loss wrote:
> On Thu, 28 Dec 2000, Bill Ries-Knight wrote:
> > I am totally confused on this one Harry!
> > "decency laws prohib the distribution of a fair amount of
> > source code"
> Some folks are more than a touch profane in their comments in
> the source code.
Correct, in fact the Kernel went though a major cleanup about a year ago,
IIRC. It was determined that Australia's new Internet releated laws would
not permit the distribution of the kernel source code (Before cleanup)...
I might suggest a few choice GREPs through your favorite source tree, you
might be amazed at what some programers feel are valid comments.
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