default terminal (was: Re: "can't create master tty" errors)

Andy Koppe andy.koppe@gmail.com
Tue Jun 1 18:01:00 GMT 2010


On 1 June 2010 18:28, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>>>Any chance to find a copy of the blog via the google memory?  ??What
>>>>was the name of the blog and where was it?
>>>
>>>"It's Time for Cygwin to Close Shop", at
>>>http://hokietux.net/blog/?p=152.  Still appears on Google, but the
>>>cached copy there doesn't work.  I found it in my browser's cache
>>>though.  Says it's under a Creative Commons license, so attaching it
>>>here is fine I hope.
>>
>>I couldn't find it either.  I don't think I've often seen a situation
>>where google incorrectly claims there is a cached copy.
>>
>>IIRC, the gist of the argument was that since virtual machines work so
>>well, there is no longer a need for Cygwin.  Oh, and a lot of Cygwin's
>>packages like ssh and vim are buggier than their Windows alternatives.
>>
>>Were you going to attach it Andy?
>
> I see it didn't make it through the spam filter.  Here it is, extracted
> from Andy's blocked mail.

Cheers, I was just thinking about my next attempt to get it through,
after trying html and zip. So gz is the way to go.

Andy



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