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Nicholas Clark
October 31, 2003 12:37
Re: Another request (not for perl 5.8.2...)
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On Fri, Oct 31, 2003 at 08:24:18PM +0000, Alan Burlison wrote:
> Nicholas Clark wrote:
> >I'm not sure if you're joking, but being serious, there would be no way
> >that I'd agree to such an auction. (Even with extreme bribery)
> >Even a bidding on (say) "which XML parser implementation" wouldn't seem
> >(to me) to be a good idea.
> As someone who is trying to integrate the bloated hairball into Solaris, 
> I'd pay good money to have stuff taken *out*
> ;-)

I think the prices should be per byte. So Encode would cost you
27433 times as much to take out as

Oh, Greg, we have an auction for you to run... :-)

Nicholas Clark

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