Syntax Questions

Jurgens du Toit jurgens.dutoit at
Mon Jul 21 06:32:45 EDT 2008

I mean that "difficulty to test" must not impair the development process.
Yes, sure, don't roll out software that hasn't been tested, but, as Markdown
is issued under an open source license, there's who knows how many people
who might want the untested functionality, and who will be willing to test
it, and probably improve on it as well. Me included.


On Mon, Jul 21, 2008 at 12:00 PM, Aristotle Pagaltzis <pagaltzis at>

> * Jurgens du Toit <jurgens.dutoit at> [2008-07-21 09:05]:

> > I don't think that if something is difficult to test, it

> > shouldn't be implemented.


> You mean it's fine for people to give you software that might or

> might not work, and they don't know which? What happens if you

> report a bug and they can't test whether their bugfix breaks

> previously working stuff?


> Regards,

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