Links to patch submissions that are funny, educational or just plain strange. Added by [:IRC:#kernelnewbies] denizens whenever they feel like it.
- Trance Vibrator
This patch against 188.8.131.52 is a driver for the [http://zaitcev.livejournal.com/84788.html PlayStation 2 specific Trance Vibrator] device. The only thing that device can do is vibrate at various speeds. Strange device, but also educational because of the strange way sysfs is used...
The patch replaces an error message by something a bit more, umm, expressive. Yeah, expressive. However, the author forgot some coding style and patch submission details, which [http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/8/16/328 Andrew Morton helpfully points out].