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Re: bug report, question and suggestion

On Thu, Jan 31, 2002 at 10:07:36PM -0500, Pierre A. Humblet wrote:
> I saw that, but my editor is not setup for your tab settings and for
> your C indent style. You probably wouldn't like it if I were to apply
> my style. Do you have a standard setup, e.g. for emacs?

It's using standard 8 char wide tabs.  I'm using vi with `set ts=8
set sw=2', that's all.  The tab setting should work with all
editors in default setting.  The formatting used is consistent with

> >Could you please resubmit your patch with these changes to the
> >cygwin-patches mailing list?  And would you mind to send a copyright
> >assignment form as described on
> The fix involves deleting 3 lines and 1 word. Rather than exchanging
> diff files that you will need to apply and review anyway, wouldn't 
> it faster for both of us if you were to apply the change directly 

What's the problem to create a good style patch, even if it consists
of only three or four lines?  Sigh.  I don't like to argument about
that stuff.  It's ok for now.

> (not to mention fiddling my editor style)? Similarly I thought that
> only "significant" changes needed a copyright form (I'll send one if
> Red Hat really needs it!).

I hoped to get an assignment from you so that we never have to ask
for that later.  Is it a problem for you to assign copyright?


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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