[Catalog-sig] UI for managing catalog

Jeremy Hylton jeremy@alum.mit.edu
Thu, 16 Nov 2000 23:29:11 -0500 (EST)


>>>>> "MZ" == Moshe Zadka <moshez@zadka.site.co.il> writes:

  MZ> [Moshe]
  >> No. FTP is an evil protocol, and will die soon anyway.
 
  MZ> [Martin v. Loewis]
  >> You have quite strong opinions on harmless software
  >> specifications :-)

  MZ> Ummmm....harmless? FTP mixes OSI levels. Where I come from, it's
  MZ> a shooting offense. Frequently, the trial can be skipped.

This conversation would be a lot more productive if we could avoid
useless discussions like this.  (I realize it's hard, because I
haven't been able to avoid saying: The OSI model is useless.)

Calling a protocol "evil," does not help us make progress on the
catalog.

Jeremy