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 
happen.

Earnie



More information about the Cygwin-developers mailing list