Tue Nov 29 15:49:00 GMT 2011
On 11/23/2011 11:23 PM, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> I wanted to extend my thanks to all of you package maintainers for the
> giving of your time to the Cygwin project. You don't have to do what
> you do but you do it anyway. It's pretty impressive.
There'd be nothing to package if there was no DLL and no initial porting
of the GNU tools.
I'm probably not the only one here who toyed around with the idea of
writing a shim layer like Cygwin and didn't do it. After seeing what
all has had to go into it to make it do what's expected, I'm pretty sure
I would have abandoned the project before I got it even to the mythical
No, I am not impressive. You and Corinna, and those who have stepped up
to take the load off you by maintaining core tools you used to, like
Dave...*y'all* are impressive.
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