MC passwords in images?

stéphane ducasse ducasse at
Sun Nov 6 19:45:40 UTC 2005

> Sorry to say this again; images are (almost always) a personal  
> thing, therefore
> sharing them is sharing something personal and should be done with  
> great care
> or not at all; all this discussion trying to hash it out just  
> proves it.
> So I still think the problem to solve is "ultimate image  
> configuration."  If
> someone gives me an image, its pretty much guaranteed I will want  
> my own
> personalization (i.e., my preferred tools, etc.).  So if I have to  
> do image
> configuration anyway, why wouldn't I just configure it with  
> whatever you're
> trying to deliver to me in the image you're sharing in the first  
> place?
> The answer is, we don't have the tools to do it (or, we probably do  
> but most of
> us aren't using them).  We are using Monticello to share code but  
> what to share
> other objects in the image?
> Now, I realize some lower-level work such as Traits may require  
> image sharing,
> but the general-case, sharing objects such as Projects, should be  
> solved
> generally.

Hi Chris,
traits are just special classes or holder of methods so we can share  
them as we do
with classes. Traits are group of methods so nothing really special.


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