Re: Design specifications, and/or lack thereof; was:RE: Release notes:term for bugs

Subject: Re: Design specifications, and/or lack thereof; was:RE: Release notes:term for bugs
From: Peter <pnewman1 -at- optonline -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Sun, 07 Jul 2002 18:30:23 -0400


Emily Berk wrote:

>
> I asked if it would be possible at some point to unify the syntax and was told that the >parser had been altered so radically to accommodate the mess that it would require a total >re-write of the parser. And, since users had already been using these tags for a while, we >would still have to support all the tag formats for years afterward.


In tough times, that sounds like a good annuity, so long as they are
being paid for support. Sorta
--
Peter

"When a man sits with a pretty girl for an hour, it seems like a
minute. But let him sit on a hot stove for a minute-and it's
longer than any hour. That's relativity,"
- Einstein-

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