On Fri, Mar 14, 2003 at 08:39:57AM +0100, Thomas Hood wrote: > On Thu, 2003-03-13 at 21:11, Anthony Towns wrote: > > If ifup didn't need ifstate, it wouldn't have it. > For all programs that need to save some state describable > in a string, we use a little daemon "parrot" which ..crashes occassionally, losing all your state. Storing state between invocations of programs are what the filesystem is for. We have a perfectly simple and usable solution already, stop overdesigning. Cheers, aj -- Anthony Towns <firstname.lastname@example.org> <http://azure.humbug.org.au/~aj/> I don't speak for anyone save myself. GPG signed mail preferred. ``Dear Anthony Towns: [...] Congratulations -- you are now certified as a Red Hat Certified Engineer!''
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