[OSM-talk] Instead of voting

David Earl david at frankieandshadow.com
Fri Oct 9 15:51:49 BST 2009


On 09/10/2009 15:45, Tobias Knerr wrote:
>> We already have too many computer people who get carried away by thought 
>> experiements ("yes but if the spot where the road and railway intersect 
>> also happens to be a station and have a traffic light and a river 
>> flowing underneath, what are you going to do THEN????????").
> 
> Maybe we should use common sense to distinguish between plausible
> possibilities and irrelevant hypothetical constructs?

Don't lawyers say "hard cases make bad law"?





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