Linus Torvalds takes a break from Linux

    Date18 Sep 2018
    CategoryLatest News
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    Posted ByBrittany Day
    In a surprising move, Linus Torvalds, Linux's creator, is taking a break from his Linux kernel work to work on his behavior toward other developers. In a note to the Linux Kernel Mailing List (LKML), Torvalds wrote, "I need to change some of my behavior, and I want to apologize to the people that my personal behavior hurt and possibly drove away from kernel development entirely." If you follow the trials and tribulations of Linux developments, this is mind-blowing. For the almost 30 years that Torvalds has been working on the kernel, he's been famous -- or infamous -- for his outbursts toward programmers and others who didn't meet his high expectations.
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