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Re: On Cygwin package naming and a setup.exe bug
On Mon, Aug 27, 2001 at 02:42:27PM -0400, Charles Wilson wrote:
>Well, you have to expect some bitterness. Count the number of problem
>reports generated by people who don't even use OUR setup to install
>cygwin itself. Geez.
Here is what I said:
*>I'd have to get a ruling from other developers to see if this screws up
*>anything else. I've got mixed feelings about putting concessions for
*>other packages in setup. It isn't really supposed to be a general
*>purpose installation tool.
This is the second time in a couple of months that I've gotten a violent
reaction to my suggesting that I'd ask for other people's input. I
really don't get it.
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