[linux-dvb] patch collection for Kernel 2.6.16-rc1

Carsten Koch Carsten.Koch at icem.com
Thu Feb 2 11:08:31 CET 2006

Sid Boyce wrote:
> Johannes Stezenbach wrote:
>> On Wed, Feb 01, 2006, Uwe Bugla wrote:
>>> 1. Because people like Johannes do not do the job they are being paid 
>>> for at
>> Actually I do the work that I get paid for.
>> Unfortunately, linuxtv.org / linux-dvb stuff is not part of it. :-(
>> Johannes
> For that most of us are eternally grateful and recogize the fact. It's 
> an attitude I find prevalent in my dealings with Linux newbies who are 
> coming from an environment where you plug the card in, run a CD and it 
> does whatever it does, no comebacks if it doesn't do something they 
> would like - "it just does that" is accepted.
> On here, you can ask for features, make corrections, test the software 
> and offer feedback. Devlopers such as yourself are very attentive and do 
> a sterling job, that's why I'm on the list and all of us should realise 
> the results are product of a hard slog in your own time. I have issues 
> not to do with TV cards, I test new kernels, see improvements and hope 
> one day, I can get the stuff to work properly. Over the years I have had 
> hardware that hasn't worked for years, but now it does and is in 
> service. We owe you, you don't owe us.

Sid, my thoughts exactly!
Uwe, you owe Johannes an apology.


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