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Re: JavaSVN (Re: Subversion Branding / "whole product" (Was: Re: SmartSVN - a new Subversion client))

From: <subversion_at_smartcvs.com>
Date: 2005-02-25 16:36:19 CET

> "From zero", huh? I'm fighting the urge to be offended.
>
> How about, "from the results of a team of very good developers
> spending a few years working out all the hard design and theory
> problems first."

1:0 for you ;)

> When was the last time actually typing code -- in
> any language -- was the hardest part of software development? Punch
> cards? Toggle switches? Perl 5?

Well, when we asked a half year ago about writing a 100% Java subversion
client, we got only warnings like "hmm, this would be VERY hard - we
spent a couple of years". This looked to me like /coding/ was the
difficult task in these years.

--
Cheers,
Tom
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