[MUD-Dev] Gearing up against GEAR

F. Randall Farmer randy.farmer at pobox.com
Sat Jul 21 17:09:30 New Zealand Standard Time 2001

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Travis Nixon
>> From: "Ted Milker" <tmilker at radiks.net>

>> Can someone explain exactly how Turbine allowed this to happen in
>> the first place?  I'm aware of the first rule of network
>> programming, never trust the client, and surely they must have
>> been aware of it too, so what went wrong?

> You know, that's the funny thing about that rule.
> Everybody knows it.
> Nobody follows it

I know it.

I follow it.

I am one of the folks who have preached this rule for 10+ years.

The only times that I have breached this rule, I have always
regretted it.


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