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From Greg Stein <gst...@lyra.org>
Subject Re: Apache 2.0 rant
Date Fri, 19 May 2000 22:57:59 GMT
European or African?


On Fri, 19 May 2000, Jim Jagielski wrote:
> What's the average air speed velocity of an unladen swallow?
> 
> Jeff Stuart wrote:
> > 
> > Ummmm, are you SURE that you really want us to ask away?  :)  I can think of
> > a couple of questions.
> > 1) How does it work?
> > 2) What's the meaning of life?
> > 3) Where do we go when we die?
> > 4) Why?
> > 
> > If you can document those I'll bow down and kiss your feet!  LOL
> > 
> > --
> > Jeff (FurBall)
> > WebOverdrive Newbie Tech Board
> > http://www.topniche.com/tech/
> > furball@weboverdrive.com
> > 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: rbb@covalent.net [mailto:rbb@covalent.net]
> > Sent: Friday, May 19, 2000 2:20 PM
> > To: new-httpd@apache.org
> > Subject: Re: Apache 2.0 rant
> > 
> > On Fri, 19 May 2000, Roy T. Fielding wrote:
> > 
> > > >Roy, I value your time, and I know you are busy.  I have a lot of time
> > and
> > > >a lot understanding about this tree.  When you say, "there is too much
> > > >duplication for me to contribute easily, and it will be a year before I
> > > >have the time to fix it", it is worth three or four days of my time to
> > > >clean it up so that you can contribute more easily.  I would rather have
> > > >you contributing useful patches more often than slowly cleaning up
> > > >duplicate code.
> > >
> > > I really really really appreciate it too -- it has already made a
> > > huge difference in my ability to grasp the intent of the code,
> > > which immediately led to a host of other annoying questions that
> > > I hadn't even been able to pose before.  That's progress. ;-)
> > 
> > Please post away.  BTW, I have two docs written, they will be committed
> > within a half hour.  This is all I'm doc'ing today, because I am taking
> > your questions as a guideline for what to document and how.  The more you
> > ask, the more I write.  That goes for everybody on this list BTW.  If you
> > have any Apache 2.0 questions, post them here, and I will document the
> > appropriate parts as the questions come.  Whenever there is a lull in the
> > questions (and I'm not coding), I'll doc other items that I think may be
> > confusing.
> > 
> > Ryan
> > 
> > ____________________________________________________________________________
> > ___
> > Ryan Bloom                              rbb@apache.org
> > 406 29th St.
> > San Francisco, CA 94131
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> > 
> 
> 
> -- 
> ===========================================================================
>    Jim Jagielski   [|]   jim@jaguNET.com   [|]   http://www.jaguNET.com/
>                 "Are you suggesting coconuts migrate??"
> 

-- 
Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/


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