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From: Christopher Faylor <>
Subject: Re: Computer magazine CHIP asks for permission to distribute "cygwin" on its cover-cd
Date: Tue, 04 May 2010 20:06:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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On Tue, May 04, 2010 at 03:26:59PM -0400, Lee D. Rothstein wrote:
>On 5/4/2010 1:17 PM, Warren Young wrote:
>> On 5/4/2010 10:39 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>> On May  4 12:21, Andrew Schulman wrote:
>>>> oy
>>> -v?
>> No, that does something different.  You mean
>>     $ oy --vey
>Deferring to Corinna's native language (?), as best I can (my apologies, 
>in advance):
>Wie weh tut mein finger.
>Wie weh tut mein fuss.
>Wie weh tut mir alles!
>Wann, die 3PPs "schuss"!?
>Having said that, I believe I first found out about Cygwin, years ago, 
>from a CD. Before that I had been a user of MKS, and later Thompson 

Was it the dearly lamented Cygwin CD that I fought tooth and nail to have
Cygnus release?  That experience will be in my memoirs some day...

I was supposedly in charge of the project but I'd get email telling me
that a meeting had been held and everyone had decided not to include
"perl" in the distribution.

Good times...


  reply	other threads:[~2010-05-04 20:06 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
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2010-05-04 17:18       ` Warren Young
2010-05-04 19:27         ` Lee D. Rothstein
2010-05-04 20:06           ` Christopher Faylor [this message]
2010-05-05 17:05             ` Lee D. Rothstein
2010-05-05 17:44               ` Christopher Faylor

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