Re: Remove cdrtools
Steve Greenland <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 16-Aug-06, 04:00 (CDT), Gabor Gombas <email@example.com> wrote:
>> This will never work. Real life example from a couple of weeks ago: I
>> wrote a program that was running happily on Sarge, then somebody wanted
>> to build it on RHEL and failed because the UUID library on RHEL does not
>> have uuid_unparse_lower().
> So you chose to use a function not reliably available. Sounds like bad
> planning to me.
Yeah, wanting to use functionality when it's available is always a
dreadful idea. Far better to reimplement it locally in order to ensure
that we have more copies of it to fix should there ever be any sort of
Matthew Garrett | firstname.lastname@example.org