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From Nicola Ken Barozzi <nicola...@apache.org>
Subject Re: whoweare.html
Date Wed, 06 Nov 2002 00:34:57 GMT

Greg Stein wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 06, 2002 at 01:00:53AM +0100, Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
> 
>>Jim Jagielski wrote:
>>
>>>At 3:07 PM -0800 11/5/02, Greg Stein wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>>I *really* think that we should just remove the authorship stuff from the
>>>>public web pages. Those pages are *all* of our responsibility. If somebody
>>>>wants to know the history of a page, then they have cvs commit logs, and
>>>>they have cvs annotate.
>>>>
>>>>Ownership is evil. :-)  [and this is an empirical example of why]
>>>>
>>>
>>>+1.
>>>
>>>Docs == code ;)
>>
>>in Java code we have @author tags...
> 
> 
> Don't get me started on author tags. Those are just as bad.

I'm sorry, but this sentence gets me curious... why are they bad IYO?

IMHO they haven't produced bad things yet in the projects I've been in...

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Nicola Ken Barozzi                   nicolaken@apache.org
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