From: Linus Torvalds [email blocked]
Subject: Re: Linux 2.6.17-rc2
Date: Fri, 21 Apr 2006 10:58:46 -0700 (PDT)
I got slashdotted! Yay!
On Thu, 20 Apr 2006, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> I claim that Mach people (and apparently FreeBSD) are incompetent idiots.
I also claim that Slashdot people usually are smelly and eat their
boogers, and have an IQ slightly lower than my daughters pet hamster
(that's "hamster" without a "p", btw, for any slashdot posters out
there. Try to follow me, ok?).
Furthermore, I claim that anybody that hasn't noticed by now that I'm an
opinionated bastard, and that "impolite" is my middle name, is lacking a
Finally, it's clear that I'm not only the smartest person around, I'm also
incredibly good-looking, and that my infallible charm is also second only
to my becoming modesty.
So there. Just to clarify.
Linus "bow down before me, you scum" Torvalds
It may be MUD on steroids, but it should be interesting and enjoyable to see how the Wachowski brothers design a multiplayer game.