fortune maintainer wanted and question for Corinna (was Re: Obscene content in cygwin file.)

Corinna Vinschen
Thu Jan 6 10:49:00 GMT 2005

On Jan  5 23:43, Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes wrote:
> Ok, I will maintain it and will get a release out in the next couple
> days (one week at the outside).  For the record, I will be changing
> limerick (and gerrold.limerick, which is in the freebsd sources) to -o
> files but continuing to install them.  They will be installed rot13'd,
> and fortunes won't come from them unless you specify you want
> offensive fortunes on the command line.

That's cool.  Thanks for doing this.  The way you do it is probably
the best alternative.  I would find it very annoying if the offensive
jokes would just go away.  It doesn't matter if one loves or hates
these jokes, or if somebody feels offended.  It's a matter of free
choice.  Nobody has to read them, after all.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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Red Hat, Inc.

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