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Subject: Re: Handling NoDo features

Re: Handling NoDo features

From: Dominik Riebeling <>
Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2010 22:51:57 +0100

On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 9:17 PM, Paul Louden <> wrote:
> So how do you give an objective rationale why one feature is worth the size,
> and another isn't? Some things will have to be subjective, it's just a
> given.

Sure, but giving a subjective reason (like "it's not worth the effort
/ binsize increase / ...) is at least better than having no reason at
all, and the majority of developers agreeing on a subjective reason is
good enough imo. If the NoDo items are discussed on a regular basis
(like the proposed discussion on each years DevCon) such reasons also
have to stand. Which obviously means that if there isn't a majority
for holding up the subjective reason then it's no longer a NoDo item.

I completely agree with Frank here.

 - Dominik
Received on 2010-03-23

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