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From Dibyendu Majumdar <dibye...@mazumdar.demon.co.uk>
Subject Re: code organization
Date Wed, 02 Feb 2005 21:00:30 GMT
RPost wrote:
> I believe that Dibyendu not only plans on including a glossary in the
> documentation work he is doing but that he has already begun work on it.

I do intend to produce a glossary - but if someone else wants to have a 
go ... then please do.

> I would suggest that the fact that the original developers already know the
> current directory/package structure is the strongest argument for leaving
> the structure the way it is.
> IMHO that the knowledge and expertise that these original developers have is
> far too valuable at this stage of the project to risk diluting. As soon as
> any refactoring is done NONE of these experts will be able to provide
> assistance until they spend time getting up to speed on the changes that
> were done. Thus their ability to contribute is immediately diluted. I'd
> rather have the expert resources being used to fix critical problems, work
> on new functionality and explain how (and why) things are being done now (as
> Dan does so well).

That's a good point.


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