All things being prefect, it would good if the development staffs of many companies were not out at TC140 when this happened.
Zac Bowling On Mon, Sep 21, 2009 at 1:55 PM, JDG <ghil...@gmail.com> wrote: > Agreed, but then they're probably aware of the situation and have made plans > to mitigate if they're going to be attending TC140. > > On Mon, Sep 21, 2009 at 14:52, Caliban Darklock <cdarkl...@gmail.com> wrote: >> >> On Mon, Sep 21, 2009 at 1:42 PM, JDG <ghil...@gmail.com> wrote: >> > >> > Why wouldn't said developer partners have updated their code 2 weeks ago >> > when this was announced? >> >> Three reasons. >> >> A. Irresponsibility. Paying no attention to anything, they have no >> clue this is happening and indeed will not even find out what's going >> on until after it happens. >> >> B. Laziness. Knowing it is easier to fix something that has broken >> than predict where something is going to break, they voluntarily >> decided to let their application break and fix it then. >> >> C. Discipline. Having already fixed everything they thought was going >> to break, they are standing by to make sure they didn't miss anything. >> >> Contrary to popular belief, option B is not necessarily bad. We'd all >> prefer option C, and option A is clearly the Wrong Thing, but option B >> is actually a smart response to some business conditions. > > > > -- > Internets. Serious business. >