[Lispweb] Mod_lisp 2.0 released

Andrew K. Wolven awolven at redfernlane.org
Mon Jun 18 10:14:57 CDT 2001


thi wrote:

>    From: "Andrew K. Wolven" <awolven at redfernlane.org>
>    Date: Mon, 18 Jun 2001 02:14:59 -0500
>
>    It is important to me that you note that I am not slamming Marc's
>    work.  I am slamming the fact that he insults the lisp community by
>    perpetrating the idea that marketability through buzzwords implies
>    value.  I think that it is sleazy that he would go around telling
>    customers that they should go with apache vs. a native lisp webserver
>    beacause it saves time.  This is not service, it is a scam.
>
> some employers save time by roughing it on the quality axis; this is
> well known on this list, i would guess.  generally, amongst outwardly
> similar organizations, there is great variation in time scale, expertise
> distribution, internal cohesion, and political turmoil.  this is because
> organizations, unlike defmacro expansions, are not generated by design
> but rather grown by imperfectly-aligned accretion.  tool adoption is one
> way to fill in gaps, so it's not surprising to find toolsets that are
> congruent to these imperfections and still functional.  congruence is a
> quality metric.
>
> a scam is a form of service.
>

and 'e pluribus unum' means 'we wallow in shit and are proud of IT'.

>
> thi




More information about the lispweb mailing list