Re: Feaping Creature-ism in core Debian Packages
According to Dale Scheetz:
> The fact that the next version of perl-base may have changes in
> grammar, breaking existing perl scripts.
... is not a "fact" at all, just a gratuitous insult to the Perl
We take backwards compatibility VERY seriously. In fact, some
would-be 'innovators' are so tired of our harping on compatibility
that they call us the "compatibility police", a title we now wear
PUT DOWN THE KEYBOARD AND BACK AWAY SLOWLY.
> The fact that features may move into and then back out of this
> package also makes that "clear-cut" boundary you speak of less well
And monkeys "may" fly out of my butt.
I suggest you find something else to obsess about.
Chip Salzenberg - a.k.a. - <firstname.lastname@example.org>
"When do you work?" "Whenever I'm not busy."