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Re: Many packaged programs that are doing the same thing

On 03-Mar-08, 15:26 (CST), Michelle Konzack <linux4michelle@freenet.de> wrote: 
> Am 2008-02-29 10:38:56, schrieb Guus Sliepen:
> > 
> > Again, I'm not saying there should only be one light-weight http daemon.
> > But more than 10?
> ...and if someone want to study HOW a Web-Server is working and HOW
> it was implemented?  (e.g. in TCL, Ruby, Perl, PHP, C ASM, ...)

While I have no objection to adding multiple web servers, this is a
bogus argument. Someone looking at webserver implementations can grab
source from the upstream site. Having Debian binary packages available
is unnecessary for this purpose.

OTOH, I think it would be completely reasonable for the security team to

Steve Greenland
    The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
    system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
    world.       -- seen on the net

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