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From: James B <jamesbond3142@gmail.com>
To: musl@lists.openwall.com
Cc: Johannes Schindelin <Johannes.Schindelin@gmx.de>,
	Rich Felker <dalias@libc.org>, Jeff King <peff@peff.net>,
	git@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [musl] Re: Regression: git no longer works with musl libc's regex impl
Date: Wed, 5 Oct 2016 09:06:25 +1100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20161005090625.683fdbbfac8164125dee6469@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <alpine.DEB.2.20.1610041802310.35196@virtualbox>

On Tue, 4 Oct 2016 18:08:33 +0200 (CEST)
Johannes Schindelin <Johannes.Schindelin@gmx.de> wrote:

> 
> No, it is not. You quote POSIX, but the matter of the fact is that we use
> a subset of POSIX in order to be able to keep things running on Windows.
> 
> And quite honestly, there are lots of reasons to keep things running on
> Windows, and even to favor Windows support over musl support. Over four
> million reasons: the Git for Windows users.
> 

Wow, I don't know that Windows is a git's first-tier platform now, and Linux/POSIX second. Are we talking about the same git that was originally written in Linus Torvalds, and is used to manage Linux kernel? Are you by any chance employed by Redmond, directly or indirectly?

Sorry - can't help it.

  parent reply	other threads:[~2016-10-04 22:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 31+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-10-04 15:08 Rich Felker
2016-10-04 15:27 ` Jeff King
2016-10-04 15:40   ` Rich Felker
2016-10-04 16:08     ` Johannes Schindelin
2016-10-04 16:11       ` Rich Felker
2016-10-04 17:16         ` Johannes Schindelin
2016-10-04 18:00           ` Ray Donnelly
2016-10-04 17:39       ` [musl] " Rich Felker
2016-10-05 11:17         ` Johannes Schindelin
2016-10-05 13:01           ` Szabolcs Nagy
2016-10-05 13:15           ` Rich Felker
2016-10-04 22:06       ` James B [this message]
2016-10-04 22:33         ` Rich Felker
2016-10-04 22:48           ` Junio C Hamano
2016-10-05 13:11           ` Jakub Narębski
2016-10-05 16:15             ` [musl] " Rich Felker
2016-10-05 10:41         ` Johannes Schindelin
2016-10-05 11:59           ` James B
2016-10-05 16:11             ` Jeff King
2016-10-05 16:27               ` Rich Felker
2016-10-06 10:44             ` Johannes Schindelin
2016-10-06 19:18       ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2016-10-06 19:23         ` Jeff King
2016-10-06 19:25           ` Rich Felker
2016-10-06 19:28             ` Jeff King
2016-10-06 22:42         ` Ramsay Jones
2016-10-07 11:30           ` Jakub Narębski
2016-10-04 16:01   ` Johannes Schindelin
2016-10-05  3:00 [musl] " writeonce
2016-10-05 10:49 ` Johannes Schindelin
2016-10-05 16:37 writeonce

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