Results of the discussion about parameters removal

Colin Ogilvie bugzilla at
Wed Sep 5 20:00:00 UTC 2007

Max Kanat-Alexander wrote:
> 	We are expecting an extremely minor fraction of installations
> to change them. Thus constants are acceptable.

Based on what evidence? Do we know how many installations have
customised them?

Surely the goal is to make it easier for people to upgrade -- forcing
them to change something that we ship, and could (potentially) break
their upgrade path seems to me to be a VERY bad idea.


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