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Re: ITP: aewm, dagrab



On Tue, Aug 01, 2000 at 09:53:58PM -0400, Colin Walters wrote:
> Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org> writes:
> 
> > It's pointless to package two peices of software that appear to do
> > an identical job with identical design decisions.
> 
> I think this sets a bad precedent.

It "sets" no kind of precedent at all.  It is instead a perfectly valid
manifestation of stare decisis[1].

[1] Consult your favorite law dictionary.

-- 
G. Branden Robinson             |    The first thing the communists do when
Debian GNU/Linux                |    they take over a country is to outlaw
branden@debian.org              |    cockfighting.
http://www.debian.org/~branden/ |    -- Oklahoma State Senator John Monks

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