Subject: Re: CVSup collections for a NetBSD CVS tree
To: Gandhi woulda smacked you <email@example.com>
From: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
Date: 05/04/1999 14:12:22
In message <Pine.NEB.firstname.lastname@example.org>,
Gandh i woulda smacked you writes:
>Folks, I think we are hitting one of those "agree to disagree" kind
>Why doesn't someone who's a good porter port the damn thing to C
>or (uck) C++ (it might be necessary) and be done with it? Then it would
>run everywhere. I find it hard to believe that C(++) "just doesn't
>do this sort of thing".
Yeah, except the design revolves around using threads to avoid
blocking. That, and there was some concern that CVSup is more an
implementation than a protocol (i.e., the Modula-3 author might make
changes which break interoperability with the c++ version).
But... yes, now you're considering the issues I've been yelling about.