EOL for Windows 95/98/Me

Earnie Boyd earnie@users.sourceforge.net
Mon Feb 12 13:57:00 GMT 2007

Quoting Christopher Faylor <cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com>:

> I'm still wondering if this shouldn't be Cygwin 2.1.0 rather than Cygwin
> 1.7.0.  As long as we're making major changes maybe we could start by
> moving to cygwin2.dll.  There are a number of misdesigns that I'd love
> to remove from cygwin, given the chance to do it over.

Same suggestion as before; have a separate maintainer for the cygwin1 
branch and move on.  If people want to keep it alive, they'll take on 
the challenge.  Sometimes we hamper progress by encouraging it not to 


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