develooper Front page | perl.perl5.porters | Postings from October 2012

Re: What happened to the whole "small core" idea?

Thread Previous | Thread Next
Paul LeoNerd Evans
October 28, 2012 10:08
Re: What happened to the whole "small core" idea?
Message ID:
On Sun, Oct 28, 2012 at 07:57:49AM +1100, Peter Rabbitson wrote:
> So, unless (in this 
> case) Peter or a likeminded programmer is interested in starting a 
> rudimentary perl API extension to make this feature CPAN-able, there are 
> only two choices left: delay the feature *until* the former is possible, 
> or close ones eyes and let it slip in the name of language evolution.

I for one would much rather a good feature hang around and be delayed in
shipping, than have a bad feature go out early and have to be supported
forever more.

We rushed ~~ and look where that got us...

Paul "LeoNerd" Evans
ICQ# 4135350       |  Registered Linux# 179460

Thread Previous | Thread Next Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
Comments to Ask Bjørn Hansen at | Group listing | About