[U-Boot-Users] Reading out version_string from a binary
wd at denx.de
Tue Nov 21 18:58:02 CET 2006
In message <20061121161859.GG10032 at igloo.df.lth.se> you wrote:
> That's the normal way to do it and it's a good way to do it, except for
> that my employer doesn't want a solution that reads through the whole
There are two ways of constructing a software design. One way is to
make it so simple that there are obviously no deficiencies and the
other is to make it so complicated that there are no obvious defi-
ciencies. - Charles Anthony Richard Hoare
a) try to explain to him why a much simpler approach is much better;
I guess efficiency it not exactly an issye here - you won't be
doing this zillion times per second.
b) do what he wants against your own firm conviction
c) start looking for a new job
Or in short: love it, leave it, or change it.
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