[Linux-ha-dev] Removal of ppp-udp option from heartbeat
Thu, 8 Mar 2001 16:00:28 +0100
David Lee <T.D.Lee@durham.ac.uk> said:
> The hitherto-called "linux-ha" is being expanded to non-Linux systems
> (think "open-ha" conceptually).
We of course welcome ports from and to other operating systems, as well as
> Should one peculiar bug in one peculiar OS (Linux) be sufficient to
> warrant the removal of a potentially useful feature that might benefit
> other, less buggy, OSes?
> There may be other good reasons for its entire removal: fair enough.
> But "one bad OS-apple don't spoil the whole OS-bunch".
There were other good reasons to remove the PPP code from heartbeat. It was
way too complicated a hammer for the problem at hand.
That it didn't work any longer was just the final touch ;-)
Lars Marowsky-Brée <email@example.com>
Perfection is our goal, excellence will be tolerated. -- J. Yahl