Re: 1.3 beta => needs root access
> The 1.3 beta running on Linux 2.6.18
> needs root
> privilegies to made and recieve calls
> which is a security
> nightmare!!! If its running as user it
> hangs when it tries
> to establish a call (incoming and
Hi -- this is not true, and only affects a small handful of users, although Skype are yet to find a common factor here.
Skype is designed to run as a regular user on the system. There is a thread about it in the Skype forums, just post your info there and see if we can help each other out.
Re: Comment data structures, not code
> % I believe that if your code requires
> % significant amount of comments to
> % understand it chances are that it
> % poorly written code.
> You'll never be able to write code
> that is as readable as English
> (comments). Good luck trying.
> There is such a thing as poorly
> written code, but that has nothing to do
> with comments.
> Here's a php function I use, should I
> do this instead of comments?
> = @mysql_query(blah blah);
> no comments needed there - is it well
> written code?
Note: I changed the function name above from:
Not to belittle the extremity that Jeff Cabaniss
was trying to put across, but it was causing the
page to stretch unnecessarily horizontally on most
(Jeff's original message has been deleted and is
quoted above for reference, sorry Jeff)