Stupid end-user tricks: darcs for /etc and /boot

Daniel Carrera daniel.carrera at
Wed Jun 21 11:57:10 UTC 2006

Alexander Skwar wrote:
> I'd like to add one more thing to this - maybe I was indeed
> nitpicking. But I did that, just to show, that his complaint
> in reality wasn't valid

Nit-picking never helps your argument. It just distracts from the issue 
and makes it look like you have no real arguments.

>> He's saying that etc-update is dangerous.
> Which is wrong.

We've established that we have different definitions of dangerous. You 
think that no software program can ever be deemed dangerous because it 
has to be run by the user, and you think that sharp knives aren't dangerous.

   "The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the
   unreasonable man tries to adapt the world to himself.
   Therefore all progress depends on unreasonable men."
         -- George Bernard Shaw

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