Re: XFree 4.2.0 - again
On Wed, 17 Apr 2002 22:58, Lasse Karkkainen wrote:
> >> That's the result of reading your (=Debian developers') rude replies
> >> to very polite questions asked by other people.
> > If you claim that your first post was polite I am truly amazed. It was
> > a very rude and very clueless attack against Branden. You owe him an
> > apology.
> My message was not meant to be polite.
You achieved your aim in that regard, if nothing else.
> After silently reading those for several months, I just wouldn't want to
> go there and post another polite question.
Fuck you too.
> What I didn't know when posting that was that you are trying to release
> Woody very soon. It is acceptable that, at such phase, all time is
> temporarily (for couple of weeks) devoted for it.
It takes more than a couple of weeks to test any large piece of software for
release. If you were a programmer you would know this.
> Some people said that I'm not contributing. I don't know if they meant
> Debian or open-source in general. In case of the former, they are right.
> I'm a human with limited resources.
What do you contribute to open source in general? A search of sourceforge
and google reveals nothing.
> > Do you know how to operate CVS and get your OWN copy of 4.2?
> LOL. As if I didn't use CVS daily for developement and as if I hadn't
> co'ed CVS-versions of XF few weeks before 4.2.0 was released (and
> several times after that too), to get the hardware support. Every
> version refused to compile here though.
You previously said that it's not difficult to compile it. Should we
conclude that you are saying you are not intelligent enough to complete
> Anyway, no need to add my address to your mail filters - this will be my
Actually I was thinking of adding your address to a cron job...
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