Patch verification occurs in an artificial bubble of software
run/known by kernel developers. It can take years before the code
is exposed to real life situations.
-- Christoph Lameter
Thou shalt not, in the language of C, under any circumstances, on
the pain of death, declare or define a function with an empty set
of parentheses, for though in the language of C++ it meaneth the
same as (void), in C it meaneth (...) which is of meaningless as
there be no anchor argument by which the types of the varadic
arguments can be expressed, and which misleadeth the compiler into
allowing unsavory code and in some cases generate really ugly stuff
for varadic handling.
-- H. Peter Anvin
The only thing that gets drivers written is writing the damn
-- Adam Jackson
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