----- Original Message -----
From: Mathieu Bouchard <matju / sympatico.ca>
To: ruby-talk ML <ruby-talk / ruby-lang.org>; Dave Thomas
<Dave / PragmaticProgrammer.com>
Cc: ruby-talk ML <ruby-talk / ruby-lang.org>; <ruby-talk / netlab.co.jp>
Sent: Saturday, May 05, 2001 7:05 PM
Subject: [ruby-talk:14729] Re: Ruby on a JVM - good or bad idea?


> On Mon, 30 Apr 2001, Dave Thomas wrote:
> > Not wishing to pour cold water on this flamefest, but...
>
> I have no clue what you are talking about.  If this is a pun, it doesn't
> fit with the metaphore i used. If this is about the tone of the mail,
> well, I didn't make any kind of personal attacks.

He was only making a reference to your term "playing with fire." He
didn't mean "flame" in the Usenet sense.

Cheers,
Hal