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[REBOL] Re: read ftp:// error

From: brett:codeconscious at: 1-Jun-2001 23:16

> Hi, Thorsten, Sterling, Volker, Brett, > > This volleyball game now spans the globe. Brett, you are really going > to have to hit the ball hard from "Down Under"
Ow. It stings don't it?
> BH> I just want to comment on the patching process. > BH> I recognise that you made the decision to leave > BH> out the check which I respect. ... > > Brett, thank you for being so diplomatic.
:) Nah, not diplomatic. Just trying to acknowlege your message about deciding not to include checking - I guessed it was from lack of time, because it took me a while before I could root out some of the conditions in my code as well. .....
> I will gladly defer to anyone > else in this area. Sterling, Volker, Brett?
Ooops - sorry missed the ball... :)
> I take on these types of challenges because it helps me to improve my > skills and it contributes to the community. Like the ESMTP scheme, I > suspect that few will actually need this patch, but I don't know. I do > know that for every person who speaks up, there are probably ten others > with the same problem who don't speak up. So we never know how many > people give up on REBOL just because their first FTP session failed just > because the server file dates were localized. This may sound overly > dramatic, but when a product line promotes itself as making easy things > easy, well, FTP should clearly fall into the easy category. Yes?
Yes. :) And I've learnt quite a bit from just reading the posts on the thread to this point (wow, FTP being brought done by localisation problems - gee whiz)... Thanks for you numerous contributions on this list Scott. Regards, Brett.