zhouhui at wam.umd.edu
Sat Feb 5 10:49:58 PST 2005
On Sat, Feb 05, 2005 at 07:28:15PM +0100, Joachim Beckers wrote:
>Hui Zhou wrote:
>>On Sat, Feb 05, 2005 at 04:55:26PM +0100, Joachim Beckers wrote:
>>>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.
>libxml isn't oversized, and it has a wonderful maintainer.
Open to discussion. I am all ears for your reasons.
As for DV, I never meant he was not wonderful. But did you realize he
is making a general tool.
>>KISS priciple, spelled out is "Keep It Simple, Stupid!".
>That's quite contradictory. First you say "Let's reinvent the wheel."
>(and hence have to maintain it) and then you say "KISS, Keep It Simple
>and Sexy." :-) Could you explain your point?
My point: Scooter and Hummer, and 5 minutes down the park.
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