Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/usr.bin/find
To: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <email@example.com>
Date: 02/07/2007 16:59:15
On Wed, Feb 07, 2007 at 07:50:10AM -0500, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> Thor Lancelot Simon <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > On Wed, Feb 07, 2007 at 07:10:51AM -0500, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> >> SODA Noriyuki <email@example.com> writes:
> >> >> "make -rm an alias for -delete"
> >> >
> >> > I think adding this "-rm" alias is a bad idea.
> >> > (On the other hand, I'm one who asked Elad to add the -delete option.)
> >> It is convenient.
> > And I have had "ll" aliased to "ls -l" for almost two decades. I,
> > personally, find this convenient. I will commit /usr/bin/ll in a few
> > minutes if nobody objects.
> > Personal preference is no reason to gunk up the system with redundant
> > features.
> There are two schools of thought here. One of them is that we would be
> better off removing everything that wasn't in v7. The other is that
> making life more convenient for the users leads to a more pleasant
> operating system.
> If you want to run v7, though, it is available for download.
Clearly, you're right. What can I say?
I will endeavor, then, to do my part towards more convenient life for
the users and a more pleasant operating system.
Thor Lancelot Simon firstname.lastname@example.org
But as he knew no bad language, he had called him all the names of common
objects that he could think of, and had screamed: "You lamp! You towel! You
plate!" and so on. --Sigmund Freud