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Re: GCC version bikeshedding


On Mon, Jul 21, 2014 at 10:30 AM, Alec Teal <a.teal@warwick.ac.uk> wrote:

> Agreed (no experience, but I wouldn't want to live in a world where what
> Andi
> describes is the case!)

We already live in that world. This would not change that. I quite
like the proposal.

> What is "Bikeshedding"? I've not heard this term before and a quick search
> showed
> some weird things, and this very thread!

Derived from Parkinson's Law of Triviality
(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parkinson's_law_of_triviality). Boils
down to giving more weight to trivial aspects of a discussion.


Diego.


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