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From Rodent of Unusual Size <Ken.C...@Golux.Com>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apache-1.3/src/main http_main.c
Date Sat, 21 Mar 1998 22:39:56 GMT
Marc Slemko wrote:
> 
> Sheesh.  This "defend Configure for being the be all and end all" is
> getting tiring.

I don't think that's what Jim was doing at all.  What he was doing was
not defending Configure, but protesting the attack on it.

I think he has a very good point: the CVS commit logs have been wandering
away from prose descriptions of what was changed and what the change
fixed.  Nowadays they contain anything from a weather report to a
a diatribe about some unrelated (or only tenuously related) aspect of
the project.

Let's keep the philosophical discussions in email, and not the CVS logs.
Someone looking at a change six months from now is likely to have no clew
about the discussion environment, and care less.  It's going to want to
know what the change fixed.

#ken	P-)}

Ken Coar                    <http://Web.Golux.Com/coar/>
Apache Group member         <http://www.apache.org/>
"Apache Server for Dummies" <http://WWW.Dummies.Com/

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