[linux-elitists] Should software apologize?

Michael D. Hirsch mdhirsch@mail.com
Wed May 1 18:11:29 PDT 2002


Don Marti writes:
 > 
 > 223 apologies?  A few of them are for exceeding compiled-in limits
 > or some such, which is something to apologize for, but why should
 > software apologize to you for _your_ mistake?

Um, because it is more friendly than calling the user a moron?  I
think more software should apologize.

--Michael






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