Date: Mon, 25 Apr 2011 03:06:50 +0100
From: Al Viro
Linus Torvalds ,
Christoph Hellwig
Subject: back to life (mostly)

I'd been offline since Mar 25 for a very nasty reason - popped
aneurism in right choroid arthery. IOW, a hemorrhagic stroke. A month
in ICU was not fun, to put it very mildly. A shitty local network hadn't
been fun either... According to the hospital folks I've ended up
neurologically intact, which is better (for me) than expected.

Said state is unlikely to continue if I try to dig through ~15K
pending messages in my mailbox; high pressure is apparently _the_ cause
for repeated strokes. So what I'm going to do is
a) delete all pending mail
b) ask people to resend anything important that would get lost in

If/when I end up kicking the bucket (which looked like a very real
possibility for a while during these weeks), as far as I'm concerned hch
inherits the fun job of holding the hordes of morons off and keeping VFS
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