>> No, a sane fallback would be to signal an error and exit. > that's no fallback -- that's an exit strategy.
For a problem detected at startup, it's much better than a bogus fallback. After all, a missing HOME envvar, or a $HOME that points to a missing directory is the result of a misconfiguration that needs to be fixed in any case. Stefan _______________________________________________ Openmoko community mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community