[linux-elitists] Mailman Must Die

Rick Moen rick@linuxmafia.com
Fri Oct 26 08:38:08 PDT 2007


Quoting Marc MERLIN (marc@merlins.org):

> But if your attitude to coding is "I'd rather rewrite all this than soiling
> my eyes and hands looking at someone else's code", that's not a very good
> way to get hired anywhere as a coder, and even if you are super brilliant,
> you end up being a DJB that people snicker at with "that guy thinks he's so
> bright that he had to write his own libc" (instead of fixing/wrapping the
> few problematic pieces of them, and in the case of reasonable maintainers,
> contributing the code back).

Come the Revolution, when we're all running djbnix, Marc, you're going
to be in _serious_ trouble with the commissars, I hope you know.

-- 
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Rick Moen
rick@linuxmafia.com



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