[Pharo-project] [SPAM] Re: [COTDC] 3 - HTTPClient

Dmitri Zagidulin dmitri at zagidulin.net
Mon Feb 7 20:23:56 CET 2011


Actually, can somebody explain the troll-mode comment? Why is the
HTTPClient an example of how not to write code? Should we not be using
this package in production? What does the comment about  "hacker with
telnet"-protocol mean?

On Mon, Feb 7, 2011 at 2:12 PM, Luc Fabresse <luc.fabresse at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>
> 2011/2/7 laurent laffont <laurent.laffont at gmail.com>
>>
>> FYI I put results
>> here: http://code.google.com/p/pharo/wiki/CommentOfTheDayContest
>
> Thanks Laurent.
> It is a really great because it document the system and I learn a lot at the
> same time ;-)
> #Luc
>
>>
>> Laurent
>>
>> On Mon, Feb 7, 2011 at 4:33 PM, Stéphane Ducasse
>> <stephane.ducasse at inria.fr> wrote:
>>>
>>> :)
>>> We should just merge the two :)
>>>
>>>
>>> >>> <trollmode>
>>> >>> I'm a good example of how not to write code. Turn around, walk away,
>>> >>> fast. I'm fully of bugs.
>>> >>>
>>> >>> Somebody at some point thought that HTTP is a simple "hacker with
>>> >>> telnet"-protocol. It's not.
>>> >>> </trollmode>
>>> >>
>>> >> That's actually HTTPSocket, not HTTPClient.
>>> >
>>> > Although it is a negative comment, it is the truth.
>>> >
>>> > Still, adding some comments and lowering the pain for others is still a
>>> > good idea.
>>> >
>>> > Sven
>>>
>>>
>>
>
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