[linux-elitists] SJW FTW

Ruben Safir ruben at mrbrklyn.com
Tue Jan 19 10:43:17 PST 2016


How could it have gone down when it was so low at the beginning.

It is not the Linux communities fault, however, if all the young
developers have stars in their eyes chasing app gold with javascript
on deadbolted platforms wrapped in a "Open Source" license.




On Mon, Jan 04, 2016 at 09:03:09AM -0500, Rik van Riel wrote:
> On 01/04/2016 07:00 AM, Shlomi Fish wrote:
> > Hi Greg,
> > 
> > sorry for the late response.
> > 
> > On Wed, 30 Dec 2015 09:32:00 -0800
> > Greg KH <greg at kroah.com> wrote:
> > 
> >> On Wed, Dec 30, 2015 at 06:38:02PM +0200, Shlomi Fish wrote:
> >>> And reportedly, the average age of contributors to the Linux kernel
> >>> has been increasing by one year every year for several years now.  
> >>
> >> Citation please?  In my research, this is not true at all, but I would
> >> be glad to consider reports that show I am incorrect, with the data to
> >> back it up.
> 
> There may well be years where the age has increased by more
> than a year.
> 
> Bringing new people into the Linux community is not just limited
> to young people. There are also a lot of people who used to work
> on proprietary operating systems, and are now working on Linux.
> 
> People of all ages are joining the Linux community, and it is
> hard to say what effect that has on the average age of Linux
> developers.
> 
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