On Mon, May 28, 2007 at 01:54:33PM +0200, Ralf Corsepius wrote:
Most of these guys are just beginners to everything but
"algorithms", which to them means "math".
They never heard nor thought about "sockets", "ipc", i18n,
ABIs/APIs, system-integration, ... etc.
Ehm, I'm not sure what you are describing, ipc is a very big deal
especially cross-processor-wise. Threading? mpi/openmp was developed
out of these group's needs.
> Anyway, we're getting off-topic, the facts are that there
> that rightfully use static libs a lot. Either Fedora cares about these
> camps, or they are considered a minority to not really cater for their
IMO, this is not a matter of "minorities" nor of demands. I feel this to
be a matter of "limitation of knowledge" trying to push their mistakes
into the distro.
I think the lack of knowledge is perhaps on the other side of the
Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net