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From Sam Ruby <>
Subject Re: Apache Proposal AGAIN
Date Sat, 04 Jan 2003 22:30:33 GMT
Aaron Bannert wrote:
>> [*] I've been pondering The Apache Way(TM) of late.  This style of 
>> challenge and parry is an example.  I also note a tendency towards 
>> "battles must be fought on my turf".  This saddens me.
> I'm dense and you're being vague. What exactly is bothering you?

In this case, it was the capital letters in the subject line.

> If you are going to take each request for elaboration as resistance to
> the incubation process, then at the end of the day we'll all be sitting
> around being defensive and nothing will get done. OTOH, if we are able
> to explore the ramifications of accepting a new project, then in the
> end we will have a more healthy community.

Perhaps I would have felt differently if this e-mail had started out 
with "I have read the Tapestry proposal, and based on it, I have the 
following questions".

- Sam Ruby

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