[OT] user-management bit of web apps

asmith9983@gmail.com asmith9983 at gmail.com
Thu Jan 31 10:10:58 GMT 2008

It's a very valid point about re-inventing wheels. Does it not maybe 
highlight the wider problem of people like myself remembering to trawl 
through the volume what's already out on the web with the appropriate keyword 
for re-use, or the benefit of collective 
discussion on programming problems  ?


On Thu, 31 Jan 2008, Matt S Trout wrote:

> On Wed, Jan 30, 2008 at 05:13:32PM -0500, Jeff Anderson wrote:
>> On Wed, Jan 30, 2008 at 3:47 PM, Andy Armstrong <andy at hexten.net> wrote:
>> >  For something you don't like you sure use any excuse to drag it back
>>>  into the conversation.
>> So Matt's gripes had nothing to do with my earlier gripes? I don't think so.
> Respectively, no they didn't, and you seem to have a superfluous word on
> the end of that sentence.
> But if you want to waste time reinventing wheels, that's up to you. I just
> wish people wouldn't put so many half-assed reinventions on CPAN when there
> are already several perfectly round alternatives that between them fit
> pretty much any axle and tire.

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