[TUHS] Code bloat (was: How Unix brings people together, or it's a small...)
Greg 'groggy' Lehey
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Wed Feb 8 12:55:38 AEST 2017
On Tuesday, 7 February 2017 at 15:38:40 -0800, Steve Johnson wrote:
> Looking back, the social dynamics of the Unix group helped a lot in
> keeping the bloat small. The rule was, whoever touches something
> last becomes its owner. Of course, we were all free to complain
> about things, and did, but the amalgamation of tinkerings that
> characterizes most of the Linux commands just didn't happen.
Out of interest: where do you (or others) consider that the current
BSD projects it in this comparison?
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