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From: Christopher Faylor <>
Subject: Re: Using nano in mintty : missing cursor
Date: Fri, 23 Apr 2010 14:19:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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On Fri, Apr 23, 2010 at 06:57:06AM +0100, Andy Koppe wrote:
>David Sastre wrote:
>> Hey...before somebody yells ONTAGA! I'd like to know if answering
>> questions related to someone else's mantained packages is seen as
>> unpolite or something...
>> Now yell.
>> :P
>I've got no idea what that means, but I like the shouting. :)
>Of course answers regarding other people's questions are welcome, even
>more so if it means the maintainer doesn't have to get involved. In
>fact, it's a very useful way to contribute to open source projects.

I still think it's a strange question.  If you follow it to its logical
conclusion there would only be newbies asking questions and package
maintainers answering them.  So an email thread would be:

Subject: minTTY porblem

From: Andy Koppe
Subject: Re: mintty porblem

Subject: Re: minTTY porblem

From: Andy Koppe
Subject: Re: minTTY porblem

Subject: Re: minTTY porbem (SOVLED!)

i.e., you'd only ever see two people in every email thread.  Clearly
that isn't the case.

But, nevertheless:  ONTAGA!  ONTAGA I say!


      parent reply	other threads:[~2010-04-23 14:19 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
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2010-04-22 20:18   ` d.sastre.medina
2010-04-22 21:52     ` Christopher Faylor
2010-04-23  5:57     ` Andy Koppe
2010-04-23  9:39       ` David Sastre
2010-04-23 14:19       ` Christopher Faylor [this message]

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