[arch-general] [arch-dev-public] initscripts changes

JJDaNiMoTh jjdanimoth at gmail.com
Mon Apr 7 11:45:45 EDT 2008

On Mon, 07 Apr 2008 15:41:53 +0200
David Moore <davidm at sjsoft.com> wrote:

> Hash: SHA1
> Thomas Bächler wrote:
> [snip]
> > There is in fact a valid reason why we should not hardcode devpts and I
> > am thinking of dropping the thought, but none of you even cared to bring
> > it up, instead you bitch about your weird principles, which you claim to
> > be Arch's principles, insulting developers and being an ass on the way.
> >   I am following KISS and trying to make things simpler, while you want
> > to keep things more complicated, because you think that's what Arch is
> > about.
> > 
> This is not KISS.  KISS means keep what you're doing simple.  Doing things
> manually in initscripts instead of somewhere which was designed to hold
> information of that nature is not simple, it is complicated.

You can link wheatever you want, from phrakature's site to secret
vatican's book, but this is the truth. Sometimes we are too busy and
don't see it. Thanks David for showing it.

Post Scriptum: Arch isn't Aaron's distro, and wasn't Judd's distro:
talking about this must be done, but in a civil way.

JJDaNiMoTh - ArchLinux Trusted User
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