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Re: A dog's legs should be long enough to reach the ground (was Re: svn 1.0 in 2006 or now?)

From: Julian Fitzell <julian_at_beta4.com>
Date: 2003-01-03 22:53:56 CET

Garrett Rooney wrote:
> B. W. Fitzpatrick wrote:
>> Subversion will be declared beta when the majority of its committers
>> are willing to put their name and reputation behind a 'beta' or '1.0'
>> product. Until then, it's not 'beta' or '1.0'. Tough.
>> If you really want to see Subversion hit 'beta' or '1.0', then stop
>> distracting all the developers with this incessant begging. Go find
>> an issue slated for the next milestone and (gasp!) FIX it--then it's a
>> moot point whether or not the issue is relevant to 1.0! If you can't
>> code or don't have time, then bug your friends who *are* coders to
>> come and help out. Remember, if you're not part of the solution, your
>> part of the precipitate.
> +1
> -garrett


And my English teacher in highschool had exactly the same policy...
though no quote about a dog's legs. And yes it was maddening, but
also... well, liberating. :)


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