From: John Maddock (john_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-02-12 06:23:01
> To me the autolink thing was sort of an 'unplanned feature' for the
> I don't recall seeing any warning or discussion about it until we were
> putting it in. Now, mind you John really did most of the work, which I
> appreciate greatly, but in my mind we should have left it out for this
> release because it is too destabalizing a change after the branch for
That's true, we/I got bounced into it by user requests (and maybe the usual
excess of enthusiasm as well).
BTW, next time we should set a clear timeline for what changes are
acceptable when, with plenty of notice in advance etc...