Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 5th Nov 2009 23:05 UTC
Linux As we all know, Mac OS X has support for what is called 'fat binaries'. These are binaries that can carry code for for instance multiple architectures - in the case of the Mac, PowerPC and x86. Ryan Gordon was working on an implementation of fat binaries for Linux - but due to the conduct of the Linux maintainers, Gordon has halted the effort.
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RE[4]: bah
by sbenitezb on Fri 6th Nov 2009 09:27 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: bah"
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I'm not fond of wasting any resource just because we think we have plenty. History will tell you that you have to be conservative.

I don't see *any* single reason to bundle useless code to benefict almost no one. Just because some guy came with an idiotic idea and felt innovative we have to agree with him?

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