Re: [Off-Topic] Number of Coders for a MUD

From: George (greerga@CIRCLEMUD.ORG)
Date: 09/16/98

On Wed, 16 Sep 1998, Bryan Britt wrote:

>I don't think the real crime here is that the number of stockies
>deluting Mr. Elson, Mr. Greer, et al. code.  Since they are in fact,
>getting thier code seen and used.  Although it is a personal curiousity
>why they do it anyway.  (I'm glad they do.)  Since they don't get paid
>to do it, how do they have time?

I think it's because I don't like having one year between patchlevels. :)

That and the MUD I was writing personally thoroughly pissed me off (much to
the dismay of my gf) when it had a buffer overrun (and I didn't know their
behavior at the time) that was caused by a line in the xnames file being
too long.  The bug has since been fixed in stock code. ;)

George Greer, | Genius may have its limitations, but   (mostly) | stupidity is not thus handicapped.    |                  -- Elbert Hubbard

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