@schestowitz @fink - LF is an industry association and pay-for-play is their raison-d'etre.
At some point it was supposedly 'just' about paying Linus, but those days are *long* gone.
A lot of the projects that get labeled "LF project", there's a vendor paying for this fronting. They've been doing this for years.
I've seen this first hand and was privy to meetings.

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