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

Stéphane Ducasse stephane.ducasse at inria.fr
Mon Feb 7 21:07:40 CET 2011


this is more HTTPSocket
I'm sure that philippe will love to answer :)

Stef


On Feb 7, 2011, at 8:23 PM, Dmitri Zagidulin wrote:

> 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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