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[Freeciv-Dev] Re: (PR#9839) cut down capstring

[Freeciv-Dev] Re: (PR#9839) cut down capstring

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Subject: [Freeciv-Dev] Re: (PR#9839) cut down capstring
From: "Per I. Mathisen" <per@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 28 Aug 2004 12:20:42 -0700
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On Fri, 27 Aug 2004, Jason Short wrote:
> This patch cuts down the capstring, which is becoming very long (there's
> a limit on the capstring length; we're surely coming close but I didn't
> check the exact length).
> It may come as a surprise that this patch causes packets_gen to become
> 5000 lines smaller.

I think we should seriously consider ditching capabilities. It is a
seriously cute concept, but it never really had any practical use, and it
makes the code much more complicated when used.

  - Per

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