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Re: new quota system

On Mon, 29 Apr 1996, Chuck Adams wrote:

> James O'Kane drew these hieroglyphs:
> >
> > I'm working on an rpg moo and I wouldn't be bothering moo-cows with a
> > question about one except that i want to replace the $quota system with
> > one of my own which will be based on the money system and i'm guessing
> > that this will be a major core hack? this will allow people to steal
> > from others. i want to know if anyone has ever tired this? and if anyone
> > has anythoughts or concerns before i attempt to do this?
> > 
> This is just absolutely not how to implement a money system.  Quota is
> a resource limit for programmers, not a VR commodity.  They are simply
> not interchangable concepts, period.
hehe I don't know, I think Inflation and DB bloat go hand in hand ;)


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