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From Peter Donald <dona...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Antjar and Antlib
Date Mon, 12 Nov 2001 12:47:42 GMT
On Mon, 12 Nov 2001 23:49, Conor MacNeill wrote:
> Peter Donald wrote:
> > On Mon, 12 Nov 2001 23:18, Conor MacNeill wrote:
> >>Peter Donald wrote:
> >>>You agreed that it was a good idea but the implementation sucked - right
> >>>? If so -1 implies you will help fix it. As I said last time - feel free
> >>>to fix it.
> >>
> >>Huh?. Please remove it and commit a more appropriate implementation and
> >>I will remove my -1. It is your responsibility to fix it, not mine.
> >
> > err. There was a discussion on general a while back on the meaning of -1.
> > It was decided that a -1 on concept meant don't do it. A -1 on
> > implementation of an idea meant I don't like it but I will help help to
> > fix it. This was to stop people blocking development who weren't willing
> > to help out. I am not sure of exact date of discussion but it should be
> > available in general archives.
> >
> > Given that you can either help fix it ... or you can -1 the idea of a
> > manifest task.
>
> Can you provide a pointer to that discussion - I don't remember it. It
> seems a stange process for developing quality software.

no idea. Should be possible to find on a search. If you can't find it after 
you search you should ask either Jon or Sam. I recall both of them being 
involved in the conversation.

> You have chosen to commit a task with significant problems. I have
> pointed out those problems - I presume you acknowledge these. 

can't say I even remember. I assume they are present though.

> I'm not
> blocking the concept just the implementation - I believe you are quite
> capable of fixing that. As you have committed the task, I believe it is
> YOUR responsibility to fix it.

And I believe in world peace.

-- 
Cheers,

Pete

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