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## Re: \times -> \tuplet

 From: Graham Percival Subject: Re: \times -> \tuplet Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2008 01:50:38 -0800

On Mon, 28 Jan 2008 09:49:08 +0100

> Graham Percival wrote:
> > Well, this is always the problem with open-source: it takes to
> > time implement new features, and then it takes time to maintain
> > them.  (that said, this could probably be done in such a way that
> > maintenance is not an issue)
> >
> Maintenance would certainly be an issue, since for each new
> convert-ly rule, you
> would have to think carefully if it needs a "conservative"
> alternative and both
> have to be implemented and tested.

I beg to differ: you make non-conservative the default.  If
somebody complains AND offers to test the "conservative" option,
then we accept their patches.  But we don't need to mess around
with "convervative" stuff ourselves.  ;)

Cheers,
- Graham