[Vm-dev] Mars, stuck on callbacks (again)... need opinions

Igor Stasenko siguctua at gmail.com
Fri Dec 24 00:54:17 UTC 2010

On 24 December 2010 01:41, Josh Gargus <josh at schwa.ca> wrote:
> On Dec 23, 2010, at 4:31 PM, Igor Stasenko wrote:
> So, why simply don't ask user, if he wants to use JITs or not? Why
> limiting the  choice?
> Maybe JIT for casual enjoyment is too much.. but if you go 10-15 years
> back and show iphone to people, they would say:
> -  what a waste.. why it using color display? why so expensive, why
> it has wifi? it is running an operating system? for what tasks? to
> call my mom i need OS on phone?.. and so on so on..
> because people at that time were wanting just make a calls using cell phones :)
> I understand the point that you're making, but I had to laugh at this.  It would be a pretty odd person who had the reaction above.  I think a more typical reaction would be: holy crap, where can I get one of those?  :-)

no. i don't think so. it is useless without appropriate infrastructure.
4G phone useless because 10 years back there was no 4G. wifi is
useless, because of the same reasons... i may  continue.

Take a modern computer 100 years back.. and who will want it? You even
won't find a right socket for plugging it into electric network (if
you will be lucky and be near one :)

> Cheers,
> Josh

Best regards,
Igor Stasenko AKA sig.

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