*sigh* why the *hell* does this matter? *Linux* wasn't developed on 'paid
time'. Being developed on 'paid time' says nothing about the quality of
the software in question (actually, I'd tend to trust it less if it was
paid, because there were probably deadline pressures).
I suspect everyone on LWN would breathe a sigh of relief if you just
*stopped commenting* when Canonical or Ubuntu was mentioned. I suspect
most Fedora contributors probably would, too: the distro having a rep
as 'the distro the obsessional conspiracy theorists contribute to' is
probably *not* what they would prefer. (I don't know if you really are an
obsessional conspiracy theorist, but I've known a few and you're acting
just like they do.)
For goodness sake *give it a rest*.
(The annoying thing is I can't even killfile you because a few percent of
your comments, those not related to Canonical or Ubuntu in any way, really