EOL for Windows 95/98/Me

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Mon Feb 12 14:07:00 GMT 2007

On Mon, Feb 12, 2007 at 02:02:34PM +0100, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>On Feb 12 07:51, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> On Mon, Feb 12, 2007 at 01:22:17PM +0100, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> >Sure enough only 5% of the list subscribers read the latest
>> >announcements carefully or bothered to visit the cygwin HP.  But I'm
>> >wondering if we really need to ask the main list, given that we will
>> >stop support for 9x anyway.
>> If I've learned anything in the last year it's that you have to give
>> people advance notice about changes which could impact them severely.
>> Since we don't know how many people this will affect and since it is a
>> major change for Cygwin you really have to let as many people know about
>> this as possible.
>> So, I've sent out a cygwin-announce notice about this.
>Looks good to me.  Now I'm curious about the replies.  Oh the suspense...

I'm expecting something along the line of "You didn't mention Windows 95
OSR1.  Is that going to be supported?"


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