(redirecting to Ruby Talk so we can all discuss)

On Dec 14, 2007, at 9:46 AM, Eivind Eklund wrote:

> This is getting branching problems - people are writing new code
> during the mailing list delays.  I've send out my reply when there
> were no others at that level, and I'm seeing the same problem occuring
> several times.  I suggest that you change the rules to have people
> mail you their pongs, and then you post them - then only one will be
> posted as official at each level.  It will slow things down, but it
> will also avoid the total branching that the mailing list slowness
> gives (I see up towards 20 minute delays in mailing list posting,

I'm not too concerned with branching issues and I have no idea how I  
would pick who's code to send in to the list.  I will never be as fair  
as you will be by picking a test you want to make pass and replying.

James Edward Gray II