Re: Two groups of users, one distro in the middle
On Thu, Nov 17, 2011 at 01:21:17AM +0700, Jonas Smedegaard wrote:
> Why do noone comment on the point raised that the ham tool possibly can
> change the name of its binary without involving its end-users, whereas
> changing the name of the nodejs binary affects all end-users directly?
I commented on it earlier - you can not control the user community and
how they use the software on their machines. Just because the software
is only installed automatically with a specific configuration does not
mean that that configuration is the only configuration in use.
Changing the name of *any* binary has the potential for creating
unintended consequences for the end users.
Patrick Ouellette firstname.lastname@example.org
ne4po (at) arrl (dot) net Amateur Radio: NE4PO
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