Linus on `specification

Published on: 2005-10-3

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Linus on `specification'


It all started with a mail by a kernel hacker who said he was going to implement something based on a `specification'. Linus got into the fray and stated in no uncertain terms that `specs are USELESS'. Soon, a bunch of guys gathered around both and took the discussion to stratospheric heights; an enlightened hacker with an obvious fondness for Physics even dragged in Einstein (Relativity) and Feynman (QED) into the fray! Read Linus on Specification