reddit discussion on replacing Python in 0install

deadalnix deadalnix at
Sat Jun 15 03:24:45 PDT 2013

On Saturday, 15 June 2013 at 10:08:38 UTC, Walter Bright wrote:
> On 6/15/2013 3:04 AM, deadalnix wrote:
>> On Saturday, 15 June 2013 at 09:48:59 UTC, Walter Bright wrote:
>>> On 6/15/2013 1:36 AM, deadalnix wrote:
>>>> The solution that consist into flushing in main at the end 
>>>> of the program is
>>>> problematic as well. At this point, from programmer 
>>>> perspective, the program ran
>>>> fun and is terminated successfully. Still the whole stuff 
>>>> will explode under its
>>>> feet, in the runtime. That isn't something we should promote.
>>> If the output failed to happen, how could the program have 
>>> successfully
>>> behaved as intended?
>> From programmer's perspective.
> I'm sorry, that makes no sense to me.

That is because you aren't reading what is written. See 2/

> Defaulting to ignoring errors and blithely proceeding is not 
> usually considered a best practice.

I have never written that. That explains 1/

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