ANN luit 20100601

Thomas Dickey dickey at
Tue Jun 1 15:06:21 PDT 2010

On Wed, 2 Jun 2010, Mikhail Gusarov wrote:

> Twas brillig at 17:31:19 01.06.2010 UTC-04 when dickey at did gyre and gimble:
> >> Is this a fork of ?  If
> >> so, what's the purpose of the fork?  Licensing differences?
> TD> I forked it 4 years ago because (a) fdo has been distributing versions that
> TD> don't work, and (b) because it impacts my own work.
> TD> (the situation hasn't improved, as you may have noticed)
> Because nobody works on it (beside mechanical cleanups). Why didn't you
> take over fd.o version instead of forking?

I read comments on the mailing list, and disregard those from people who 
tend to make derogatory comments.

Thomas E. Dickey

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