fso bug/oddity

Tilman Baumann tilman at baumann.name
Wed Sep 17 19:25:52 CEST 2008

Federico Lorenzi wrote:
> On 9/17/08, Tilman Baumann <tilman at baumann.name> wrote:
>>  I see fso walking a fine line between genius and insanity. :)
>>  settingsd vs. gconf would be one of these cases. I just refused to
>>  really think about it yet, so i don't really know how much sense it
>>  makes. I think i would not like the outcome... (gconf is horrible, but
>>  it was there long enough to be considered a standard...)
>>  pimd vs. eds the same...
> Just because something has been around long enough to be considered a
> standard, doesn't make it a good one. Look at .doc, it has been around
> for a few years (in one incarnation or another), but does that make it
> a good standard?

No, but something where you need to carefully think about before you 
waste resources on replacing it and nobody wants it. ;)

And i don't say we should all use .doc, that's something where the ugly 
penalty is too great. *g*

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