On Thu, 29 Jun 2000, Noel Carroll wrote:
> > Thing is, that OO modellers are quite boring to use...and a lot more
> > boring to write!
> quality modelling tools out there to use on it. Maybe one of the
> commercial houses will port their tools over, but it raises the issue that
> the most serious disadvantage of ongoing open source development is that it
> only provides 'cool apps' while paying lesser regard to the more mundane,
> yet useful and highly used ones.
I doubt the open source model only provides "cool apps" (I don't know if
fetchmail or apache are things I'd discuss with my "cool" friends).
However, the applications that open source developers do write are
what they themselves consider to be "cool" or useful. So, if you thnk an
OO Modeller is cool enough then get some like mind people together and
Bother! said Pooh as he drew a Dragon's Fang on Rabbit's door.
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