SV: win 2000
ulf.bertilsson at adcomdata.no
Mon Sep 25 08:24:33 GMT 2000
> Samba is designed to run on Unix. Posix in particular. The fact that
> Olaf is able to do an Amiga port of Samba *without* using the Unix
> emulation library is a testament to his abilities as a programmer.
Olaf is my one time big hero, his work with updating Amiga OS3.5 is
A short glimse of his sources make me compare coding to poetry.
I guess Samba could have use of the Amiga philosify of small,
simple and optimized programming ot get the most of any type of hardware.
> I have met Olaf, and I like him a lot.
I haven't got the possibility yett, but he has promt replay to my emails.
I hope one day I will have the possibility to meet you all over some beer =D
> I am planning on working with him
> when he does the next Amiga port.
Will that be a port for Amiga NG or Samba 2.0.8 ?, your thinking of ?
> Any clear bug-fixes he puts out will be
> moved back into the main tree.
I'm confident that Samba will get smaler smother and more stable with the
help of Olaf.
> Simple fixes to improve portability will
> also go.
True indeed. Can't Olaf diff file be "diffed" into the main source ?
> Anything more complex than that will require discussion.
Let's the tech handle that :)
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