snapshots revisited

David Eisner
Fri Mar 11 16:13:00 GMT 2011

On Fri, Mar 11, 2011 at 10:38 AM, Karl M <> wrote:
>> On Fri, Mar 11, 2011 at 09:20:12AM +0100, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> >On Mar 10 18:25, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> >> On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 06:24:24PM -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> >> >On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 10:13:53AM +0100, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> >> >>On Mar 10 08:09, EXCOFFIER Denis wrote:
>> >> >>>Also that you replace GMT by UT in this snapshot page.
>> >> >>
>> >> >>I guess you mean UTC. Good point. Chris?
>> >> >
>> >> >No comment. I *have*, however, filed this under "Nitpicky things that I
>> >> >can't believe anyone would send email to a mailing list about."
>> >>
>> >> Actually, apologies. I guess the above is a comment.
>> >
>> >Actually, yes, it's one of these unnecessary comments which only purpose
>> >is to kick peoples asses. Therefore it belongs to the cygwin-talk list
>> >or to /dev/null.
>> Wow. Yeah, like this message, for instance. This message could also even
>> have been sent as a a polite personal note from a codeveloper.
> And I always thought of the two of you as the responsible adults on this list. :=)

Here's my theory.  Chris was making a snarky comment about the
original poster's s/GMT/UT/ comment.  But Corrina interpreted this as
a comment about *her* s/UT/UTC/ comment, and responded to Chris in the
same spirit.  They usually (always?) treat each other with respect
(and in fact Corrina is polite to list members in general, which is


David Eisner

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