Moving on

atark at thepipeline.net atark at thepipeline.net
Tue Jun 12 18:57:10 PDT 2001


Yeah, I just did.  I usually use my email address but I switched mail 
programs recently and it defaulted to "Andy".

--Andy
atark at thepipeline.net

On Tuesday 12 June 2001 11:49 pm, you wrote:
> Ok, one of us has to change our name :)
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Andy" <atark at thepipeline.net>
> To: <alfs-discuss at linuxfromscratch.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, June 12, 2001 6:49 PM
> Subject: Re: Moving on
>
> > Yes, It happens to everyone.
> >
> > A couple of comments/questions, forgive me if I've missed something but
>
> I've
>
> > been out of touch for a while.
> >
> > Has the syntax been finalized?  If not I had some ideas for changes...
>
> Last
>
> > falll/winter I was playing with my own versions of the profiles and came
>
> up
>
> > with some ideas to make them less bulky.
> >
> > I say let everyone code up a frontend/backend in whatever language they
>
> like
>
> > and let the best man/code win.  You can forever discuss the merits of one
> > language over the other, just do it.  I was using my own simpler (but far
> > less complete) perl fe/be before I dropped out of it for a while.  Once
>
> you
>
> > actually start it's not brain surgery.
> >
> > FYI, I would try and help support a C version of ALFS.  Only because that
>
> is
>
> > what I am most comfortable with.  There is a lot less text processing
> > than one may think here.  I believe the expat library does all the hard
> > stuff.
> >
> > --Andy
> > atark at thepipeline.net
> >
> > On Tuesday 12 June 2001 10:09 pm, you wrote:
> > > Yo,
> > >
> > > On Tue, Jun 12, 2001 at 07:27:09PM -0700, Corey Cox wrote:
> > > > I'd like to apologize for this, many months ago I volunteered to come
>
> up
>
> > > > with this document - and I even made some progress.  But
> > > > unfortunately
>
> my
>
> > > > real work, graduate student, got in the way.  I have made some
>
> progress
>
> > > > and I would like to _try_ and help if someone takes up the project.
>
> I'd
>
> > > > like to do it myself - but I just can't commit the time.
> > >
> > > Hey, no worries dude.. we have all made promises we haven't been able
> > > to keep, there isn't a single person that was active in ALFS
> > > development that was not struck by this.
> >
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