[OpenIndiana-discuss] Solaris 11 Express

McBofh james.c.mcpherson at gmail.com
Mon Nov 1 11:57:27 UTC 2010

On  1/11/10 09:52 PM, McBofh wrote:
> On  1/11/10 11:29 PM, Edward Martinez wrote:
>> Garrett D'Amore
> re-designed the Solaris audio system
> Of the names you list, Ian and Simon didn't actually invent the
> technologies that went into Solaris 10 or OpenSolaris.
> Sure, the loss of the DTrace/Fishworks and ZFS inventors will be
> felt keenly, but I am annoyed at your implicit dismissal of the
> abilities and efforts of those who remain at Oracle working on
> Solaris. Also, Michael is right.

Ahem... Garrett's redesign and reimplementation of the Solaris audio
subsystem was badly needed in order to bring it into the real world.

James C. McPherson
Solaris kernel software engineer, system admin and troubleshooter
Find me on LinkedIn @ http://www.linkedin.com/in/jamescmcpherson

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