Changes at glibc

Aleksandar Kuktin akuktin at
Wed Mar 28 03:15:51 PDT 2012

>On Wed, 28 Mar 2012 10:39:21 +0100
>Andrew Benton <andy at> wrote:
> Hello,
> It seems that the glibc steering committee has disbanded
> "the direct responsibilities of GNU Project maintainership for the C
> Library will be taken on by a smaller team led by Joseph Myers, Carlos
> O'Donell, and Roland McGrath", a group that does not include Ulrich
> Drepper.
> Glibc has certainly seen more changes lately. I wonder whether this
> recent volatility is just a passing phase that will settle down, or
> will it continue for years?
> Andy

And more to the point, will glibc remain high quality or will it too be
taken over by designers and taken to that place where Firefox is going?

My opinion.

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