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Re: A bit of history

MJ Ray <mjr@phonecoop.coop> wrote:
> http://web.archive.org/web/19970414141008/www.debian.org/people.html
> lists some early packages.  The oldest timestamp in those is:
> http://packages.debian.org/changelogs/pool/main/m/modemu/current/changelog
>  -- John Goerzen <jgoerzen@complete.org>  Thu, 2 Jan 1996 00:02:50 -0600

But 2 Jan 1996 was a Tuesday and
seems to be signed with 2048 bit RSA key E9B2C0BD, created: 1997-01-01.

That would explain why modemu at sunsite (now ibiblio) says 13JAN96

Was that date fluffed?  Too much New Year Cheer?

Even as 1997, I think it is still the earliest timestamp.

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