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Re: tsvn:logwidth in svn repository

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_lyra.org>
Date: 2005-01-14 01:53:54 CET

On Thu, Jan 13, 2005 at 06:23:10PM -0000, Max Bowsher wrote:
> SteveKing wrote:
> >Max Bowsher wrote:
>...
> >>I am puzzled as to what in issue 1974 could be construed as 'rejection'.
>...
> *You* check the comment from Greg Hudson. He pointed out a necessary and
> important security consideration to be kept in mind when designing a
> solution. He did not exhibit any negative sentiment towards the core idea
> whatsoever.
>
> >In my experience with this list, as soon as one Subversion dev doesn't
> >like an idea I can give up trying to convince them - it won't be done.
>
> Well, that's a rather negative attitude.
>
> Please enumerate any cases in which you feel you have been mistreated, and
> I will attempt to eradicate any misunderstandings.

I would venture that one example is the very tone that you're taking
in the conversation. I'm not reading it as a "hey, let's explore this
issue", but focusing more on Steve's reactions and commentary itself.
Typically, meta-comments like that are taken personally rather than as
a simple technical discussion.

Cheers,
-g

-- 
Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
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