[Parallels 3.0, MacOS 10.4.9] Cygwin install probs and how do I subscribe
Larry Hall (Cygwin)
Thu Jul 26 20:41:00 GMT 2007
David Goldsmith wrote:
> Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
>> Chris just sent me email to tell me that Cygwin made his machine
>> blue-screen and interrupted the above email. He needs to reformat
>> his disk and reinstall. For this reason, he's taking down the Cygwin
>> site and ending the project. It's just not compatible with Windows.
>> Perhaps it's time for a new project that brings all the great Cygwin
>> tools to a more compatible platform like Linux. Anybody interested
>> in that?
> This is a joke, right? (I thought so - and a pretty funny one, I
> thought - but someone I forwarded it to missed the joke so I just wanted
> to make sure that I didn't miss that it isn't a joke.)
You're right. I actually thought about adding smilies or a disclaimer
at the bottom but then thought that would ruin the humor. I thought the
idea of moving Cygwin to Linux would be absurd enough that everyone would
get it. But I suppose if you read it quick enough, the absurdity might
not sink in. My apologies if anyone else became distraught by my attempt
Larry Hall http://www.rfk.com
RFK Partners, Inc. (508) 893-9779 - RFK Office
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> Q: Are you sure?
>> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
>>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?
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