[development] Proposed Apocrypha

Jeff Eaton jeff at viapositiva.net
Thu May 7 14:23:48 UTC 2009

Crell's Law: If an API must be use-case-optimized, make it swappable &  
tailor the default for cheap shared hosting. High-end sites can swap.

Eaton's Corollary: If an API is swappable, write two implementations.  
APIs with one test case are rarely flexible enough for the second.


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