Fixing the glibc adobe flash incompatibility

Richard Zidlicky rz at
Thu Nov 18 14:32:18 UTC 2010

On Thu, Nov 18, 2010 at 01:08:01PM +0000, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 18, 2010 at 01:39:50PM +0100, Richard Zidlicky wrote:
> > after the experience that 90% of bugs filled against free software
> > get closed after the lifetime of a distribution (my subjective
> > estimate) without anyone ever looking at them I am wondering if we
> > should abandon free software at all.
> Bug fixes don't happen by magic.  If you feel that bugs are not
> being fixed fast enough, how about fixing some yourself?

done that when I had time to spare and always willing to waste some minutes
playing with gdb.

However for some of the reports it is only the matter of someone looking
at them as they contain the obvious solution to the problem.


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