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Re: How do you make these huge changes and stay so stable?

From: Jeroen Ruigrok/asmodai <asmodai@xxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 22 Dec 2004 07:55:25 +0100

-On [20041221 21:42], Matthew Dillon (dillon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
>    Well, I don't think my own personal track record is *that* good.

Hahah, guilty as charged here as well.

>    I've introduced plenty of bugs, as have other
>    DFly developers.  The difference is that we are very focused on fixing
>    the problems that crop up as priority #1... and doing it right, not just
>    adding hacks to work around problems.

I was actually discussing that with some people yesterday.  It's a whole
mindset thing.
OK, it sucks if the bug reports are less than optimal, heck, I sometimes
have little to go on at first too, but that's where a developer needs to
crawl from his cave and communicate. :)

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