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Subject: Re: Release policy and coordination

Re: Release policy and coordination

From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <linus_at_haxx.se>
Date: 2006-05-30

Bryn Smith wrote:
> Unfortunately most of the code I looked at had very little commenting. I
> was a little surprised to find that even functions weren't documented as
> to their purpose and none of the files even had a basic description of
> their function!

Welcome to the world of unpaid volunteer work. :-)

Hopefully, you will discover that lots of the code is fairly easy to
understand even without comments.

> Please don't take this the wrong way, but it doesn't really encourage
> newcomers to the project when they come across masses of uncommented
> code.

Perhaps not. Feel free to add comments along the way and submit a patch
or two.

Linus
Received on Tue May 30 15:17:00 2006


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