Reporter: Linus Torvalds' decision to temporarily step away from Linux maintenance came after he was asked a series of questions about his conduct for a story (Noam Cohen/New Yorker)

Noam Cohen / New Yorker:
Reporter: Linus Torvalds' decision to temporarily step away from Linux maintenance came after he was asked a series of questions about his conduct for a story  —  The e-mails of the celebrated programmer Linus Torvalds land like thunderbolts from on high onto public lists, full of invective, insults, and demeaning language.



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