Programming language

Hui Zhou zhouhui at wam.umd.edu
Sat Feb 5 09:09:49 PST 2005


On Sat, Feb 05, 2005 at 04:55:26PM +0100, Joachim Beckers wrote:
>Hi,
>
>Hui Zhou wrote:
>>If we keep the xml profile straight forward enough, I don't think 
>>libXML2 is necessary too. Parsing XML is very easy until one desire all 
>>those whistles that they blows even when not sure what they are.
>
>I hate to say (and I'm sorry if I offend you), but what kind of 
>extremely stupid idea is that? You don't want to reinvent the weel, do you?

Over the years I have learned that in many situations, reinventing the 
wheel is better(almost in any sense) than maintaining oversized wheels. 
Always know your problem first, then look for wheels!

KISS priciple, spelled out is "Keep It Simple, Stupid!".

-- 
Hui Zhou



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