[plt-scheme] Version Check

From: Jim Blandy (jimb at red-bean.com)
Date: Thu Apr 27 17:24:34 EDT 2006

On 4/27/06, Eli Barzilay <eli at barzilay.org> wrote:
> On Apr 27, Anton van Straaten wrote:
> > Eli Barzilay wrote:
> >
> > > A dialog has the problems I mentioned earlier.
> >
> > Any solution that does not involve explicit permission from the user
> > prior to making a connection is unacceptable.  If you don't
> > understand that, you're not listening to the objections that are
> > being made.
> Any solution that involves explicit permission from the user, will not
> get this permission from users who need to, thereby fail to do its
> job.  If you don't accept that, you're not helping in finding a
> solution.

I read this as saying that DrScheme should do something that its
users, if asked, would not give it permission to do.  I'm sure I'm
misreading what you're saying.  What do you mean?

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