Date: Sun, 7 Jul 2019 12:04:07 +0300 From: Georgi Guninski <gguninski@...il.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: linux-distros membership application - Microsoft On Sat, Jul 6, 2019 at 10:40 PM Solar Designer <solar@...nwall.com> wrote: > Hi all, > > Per our current policy and precedents, I see no valid reasons not to > subscribe Microsoft (or part(s) of it, see below) to linux-distros. So > I intend to figure out some detail and proceed with the subscription. > > > > > Microsoft's history with Linux is a rather recent one. I can offer the > No, it is not recent. The Halloween Documents are from 1998, which makes 21 years. > > following examples if you're willing to give us a few months off of the > > "1 year" requirement: > > LOL. > > > I suppose we could either give Microsoft this 1 month > off as you suggest based on Microsoft's track record of promptly dealing > with security issues in non-Linux products, or subscribe Microsoft to > linux-distros in August 2019 (or later). > > Are you suggesting breaking the rules and giving microsoft a present of one month? As a long time gnu/linux user and linux kernel bug killer  I am disappointed by this. What mailing list is best to discuss microsoft's involvement in GPL? (last time I checked LKLM was extremely high traffic) : http://www.guninski.com/misc.html
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