[TYPO3-core] RFC: Change wording in EM: "unsupported extensions"

Dmitry Dulepov typo3 at accio.lv
Mon Jul 10 11:58:39 CEST 2006


Peter Niederlag wrote:
> But it's a good way to make them aware of the problem. I am against
> changing it.

You know, car's engine is hot after use. If car manufacturers use 
current EM approach, they must lock engine compartment cover and do not 
let anyone open it until is cool (but they can provide a hidden switch 
at the middle of the car bottom to enable engine compartment opening). 
Fortunately, they do not do it but put a clearly visible warning inside: 

If they go "EM way", you will not be able to check what is wrong with 
engine on the road. You will not be able to check oil or add water to 
wash front glass. You will be safe from touching hot engine but at what 

Precautions are good unless they cause too much problems. I never saw 
anyone from ordinary users who said that this option's default value is 
convenient or useful. They cannot see even most popular extensions that 
used on hundreds of sites and were in TER forever!

Intention was good but choice to realize it was wrong, IMHO.

"It is our choices, that show what we truly are,
far more than our abilities." (A.P.W.B.D.)

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