i915.ko authors, by the numbers

Because of some event I cannot remember, I was curious to see which developers had how many lines of code. It turned out to be more of a challenge than I thought (mostly because of Unicode). Here is the top 10 from the very latest drm-intel-nightly. >./count_i915.py drivers/gpu/drm/i915/ total lines counted: 67417 (compare with git […]

Bailing on FOSDEM2013

I’m sick. I feel sick. I have a fever (mild), a cough which won’t quit, and am achy. It should be simple, right? I cancel my trip. Then why did the decision bring so much agony? It’s not a business trip. I have no obligation to anyone to be there. The only non-refundable part is the […]

Power regression? Moi?

I may have caused a “massive” 3.5 power regression: http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/dri-devel/2012-July/025705.html It’s not the first time I’ve been mentioned for breaking something, however it’s definitely the most sensational accusation thrown at me. On a serious note, it is unlikely that semaphores on their own would cause such a large power regression. In theory, semaphores should be […]