[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: RMAIL, MIME-related bug

From: Alexander Pohoyda
Subject: Re: RMAIL, MIME-related bug
Date: Thu, 16 Oct 2003 15:27:40 +0200 (MEST)

>    That's what I'm trying to hear in this discussion.  Can't we just
>    hide header fields instead of creating another "simplified" header in
>    between of the message and thus braking it?
> you have the right idea.  hiding is the desired functionality, and
> currently, deleting is the implementation.  it's probably ok to keep the
> functionality and choose a more desirable implementation (overlays, for
> example).  then when someone complains about the change breaking their
> code you can say "that was an implementation detail".  then, they will
> of course ask you for your high-level design and API, in order to avoid
> being burned in the future.  then, you will know you have thought about
> things in the right way from the beginning.

Sorry, but I do not understand what you propose here.
Not to change anything because it may brake some code?
I'm afraid you are right. Too much code may be based on current

Alexander Pohoyda <address@hidden>
PGP Key fingerprint: 7F C9 CC 5A 75 CD 89 72
 15 54 5F 62 20 23 C6 44

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]