Configuration vs. Engineering (was Re: [linux-elitists] Re: Yet another mozilla atrocity)
Tue Oct 7 06:27:35 PDT 2003
On Tue, 2003-10-07 at 03:42, Martin Pool wrote:
> On 7 Oct 2003, "Karsten M. Self" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > There are trade-offs. The two aims: minimal complexity, maximized
> > flexibility, *are* at odds.
> Sometimes the simplest tools are the most flexible.
Like: grep, sed, awk, csh(tcsh), ksh(pdksh), bourne sh(bash) and m4
err... maybe _not_ m4...
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