Don't know what a "bikeshedded discussion" is? This FAQ from FreeBSD explains it well enough. I like this sentence in special: "the amount of noise generated by a change is inversely proportional to the complexity of the change".

It's a pity it happens too often in (Net)BSD mailing lists.

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