[Vm-dev] building Cog

Igor Stasenko siguctua at gmail.com
Mon Jul 11 02:20:51 UTC 2011

On 11 July 2011 04:28, John McIntosh <johnmci at smalltalkconsulting.com> wrote:
> Igor I think you have to separate out the folks who want the
> one-click-experience from the folks who want to know all the steps
> involved.
> You and I fit into the "know all the steps"
> But oddly and this at times seems strange to me, there are people who
> want to do the build, yet from the 'one-click-experience'
> Those from my past experience out-number us.
> So yes, one fat archive and punch GO.
There are always can be found issues, even with fat archive.

> Obviously you can temper this by saying, look if you want to do it all
> manually then these are the steps, and expect at any point in time
> they will fail as the third parties involved will move the carpet from
> under you.

Yeah. World is moving, everything changes. Ones who cannot adopt to
changes won't survive.
So, making it in stone is not my goal.
That's why i don't like an idea with fat archive.

Best regards,
Igor Stasenko AKA sig.

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