Support Freedon, only use Free Software
Posted May 27, 2004 13:43 UTC (Thu) by utoddl
In reply to: Support Freedon, only use Free Software
Parent article: Movable type and "almost free" software
We'll switch at some point, it's definitely on the list of things to do. But I expect there are still quite a few things on the list which will get done first.
...and might get done even faster once you unleash the hords of willing coders (at least half a hord anyway) by opening up the LWN.net code base as I've said over and
Sorry; just couldn't resist. :-)
Oh, about the comment "The thing to remember is to use m4 to generate the configuration files, instead of trying to hand carve obscure instructions directly." Ah, right, like using m4 to hand carve obscure instructions indirectly is much better. I don't think so. Any config file where spaces vs. tabs makes a difference is broken, period. One so arcane that it requires an m4 front end to have any hope of getting it right is off-scale low. My $.02.
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