[development] Drupal 7 could be awesome if...

Karoly Negyesi karoly at negyesi.net
Sat Nov 22 14:18:55 UTC 2008

> As far as I can tell, it needs to have your server be publicly  
> accessible, with an ftp server running,


> or with special libraries compiled into PHP


> to even work in a basic setup.

FALSE: We disagree on the definiton of "basic setup".
> This means that the module just won't work for the large majority of  
> the install base.

FALSE: The majority of our install base are on shared hosters which run public accessible FTP servers, thank you.

> It can also not be deployed on a local test environment, 

TRUE (unless you start an ftpd or pecl install ssh2)

> as that tends to be behind a firewall with no public IP.

FALSE. (your browser is behind that too)
> As it stands, I don't believe it's a good candidate for core.


> (although I am impressed at how secure they have been able to make it)




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