Subject: Re: Y2K support
From: Scott Goehring <>
Date: Tue, 23 Mar 1999 13:51:37 -0500

"John" == John Gilmore <John> writes:

John> Have you checked with RedHat?  What's their response?  Is their
John> OS Y2K compliant or not?

Nobody is going to "certify" Linux as Y2K compliant, because such a
certification acts as a warranty, with all the legal implications that
arise therefrom.  Anyone who certified Linux (or any open-source
product) compliant is begging to be sued in the event that they're