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Re: future of xfs, oss.sgi.com after sgi purchased?

To: "Linda A. Walsh" <xfs@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: future of xfs, oss.sgi.com after sgi purchased?
From: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 16 Apr 2009 09:54:24 -0500
Cc: xfs-oss <xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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Linda A. Walsh wrote:
> Eric Sandeen wrote:
>> Linda A. Walsh wrote:
>>> If sgi is being bought by another company, is there any idea about the plans
>>> for the xfs file system or the source code on 'oss.sgi.com'?
>> While I doubt that oss.sgi.com would abruptly vanish, there are
>> nonetheless already git repos on kernel.org, which are sometimes even
>> ahead of what's on oss.sgi.com ... xfs.org has a lot of content as well.
>>  Mailing list archives exist at various other sites.
> ---
>     Would hope not -- but have seen companies pull real bonehead maneuvers.
> 
> I can understand that for kernel work, but what about the xfs utils? 

Again, just look at the git logs.

-Eric

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