Poor example in "Look Ma! No Network!

Ben Collins-Sussman sussman at red-bean.com
Thu Oct 26 10:05:07 CDT 2006

On 10/26/06, schoon at hsva.de <schoon at hsva.de> wrote:

> To me, right there, in context, the example says to me, "Hey, if we
> did not do this, you would have to send the entire file over. Cool,
> isn't it?" [...]

Ah, I see what you mean... it's the very last sentence in the paragraph:

"At first glance, this might not seem that important, but imagine the
repercussions if you try to commit a one line change to a 400MB file
and have to send the whole file to the server!"

I think maybe we should just delete that sentence.

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