Small Patch for setup.exe
David A. Cobb
Sun Jun 24 14:00:00 GMT 2001
At 6/24/01 03:27 AM (Sunday), Tak Ota wrote:
>But I am still empty-handed.
>On Sun, 24 Jun 2001 17:11:58 +1000, "Robert Collins"
> > > Where do I find the source of setup.exe?
> > >
> > > -Tak
> > >
> > See the contributing link on the cygwin home page,
>I wish you could have noted the URL. I have been searching without
>a success yet.
> > or look in the mailing list archives - this question was last asked
> > about 4 days ago!
>I wish again that this mailing list prepends a serial number to each
>posted message subject so that people can refer to a message without a
Of course, that would break any "threading" your mail-client tried to
do. Most of us might find that even more confusing.
This is OT, I know, but the Archival system /does/ assign a "msg####"
tag. I suspect that this takes place /after/ the message has already been
distributed; but, If the mailman could be smart about capturing it, the
correct headers IMNSHO are:
OBTW: Speaking of mail headers; everyone should make sure when they reply
that the list is among the addressees. I've been bit several times lately
-- I wind up in a private conversation when the public forum could be much
>and you could have led me directly to that message.
Most of us only vaguely recall that there was such a message - we don't
know the number until we actually do the search ourselves that you could be
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