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Matthew Miller wrote:

On Wed, Jul 13, 2005 at 03:53:40PM -0500, Mike McCarty wrote:

cookies. You don't allow me to store files on your machine do you? You
paid for your disc, and you intend to use it. You don't intend for me to
use it. I have the same feelings. I don't grant anyone privilege of
storing anything on discs I paid for. End of discusion. Anyone wants to
store cookies on my machine, ok, you give me 100MB of exclusive use space
on your hard disc, I'll let you store one cookie. Deal?

I feel even more strongly about CPU time, partly because programs often
have defects and running them may have unintended consequences. Even if
the java is not intended to be malicious, that doesn't make my files come

You know it takes your CPU time to render other people's HTML when you visit their sites, right? I presume you turn off the disk cache so that's not an issue.

Don't be silly. I execute that code. They don't. And they didn't write it.
Yes, I have turned off the disc cache. I don't cache images etc.


This message made from 100% recycled bits.
I can explain it for you, but I can't understand it for you.
I speak only for myself, and I am unanimous in that!

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