- From: Mike Sangrey <mike sojurn lns pa us>
- To: Gnome Developers <gnome-devel-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: gnome-metadata
- Date: Sun, 29 Aug 1999 15:20:08 -0400
> Thread-safety for the gnome-libs in general would be nice to have.
I'd better ask the duh question: "How will this thread safety
make GNOME be better?"
An appropriate question, too!
Threading is a technology that enables developers to structure their programs
in a particular way. It really is an enabling (and if used correctly) a
The bottom line is sort of a duh answer: "It empowers people."
It also protects you from wasting all that time finding out where that bug is
in a threaded program that uses gnome-libs. This is what we old-duh-ers call,
"protection from future-duh."
There is no 'do' in faith, everywhere present within it is 'done'.
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