server X

Parker, Ron
Tue Sep 29 02:36:00 GMT 1998

I'd take that with a grain of salt.  From my rumor mill, MS is now
saying Q2 1999 and some of their developers are saying H2 1999 to EOY

-----Original Message-----
From: Charles Wilson [ ]
Sent: Thursday, September 24, 1998 6:45 PM
To: Larry Hall;
Subject: Re: server X

This may change. NT5.0 has DirectX 6 support builtin, and rumors say it
will be
released (early, for a change) in the first quarter of 1999,

Chuck Wilson

Larry Hall wrote:

> The problem is DirectX versions don't get updated on NT with the same
> alacrity that they do on 9x.  I think the currently supported(?)
> is DirectX 3 on NT.  Here is one place where capabilities in 9x
> those in NT!  So a DirectX approach will not allow an XFree86 "port"
> address the need of both 9x and NT users at this time...
> Larry Hall                    
> RFK Partners, Inc.                      (781) 239-1053
> 8 Grove Street                          (781) 239-1655 - FAX
> Wellesley, MA  02482-7797     

For help on using this list (especially unsubscribing), send a message
"" with one line of text: "help".
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: bin00000.bin
Type: application/
Size: 2713 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <>

More information about the Cygwin mailing list