Re: packaging

From: Richard Gooch (
Date: Wed Oct 10 2001 - 11:06:33 EST

Rik van Riel writes:
> On Thu, 11 Oct 2001 wrote:
> > I'm shure you discussed this several times but...
> Many, many times. Luckily there is a standard response,
> which goes roughly as follows:

Indeed there is a standard response. In fact, the FAQ has a few
paragraphs on the subject! Pity the FAQ wasn't consulted before
posting this question :-(
You know, the FAQ is mentioned in the welcome message when you sign up
to the list, and at the bottom of every message on this list:
Please read the FAQ at

There really is no excuse for not reading the FAQ.

> > a 30MB download makes me think of splitting the package.
> "Go ahead, try to split the package yourself and find out
> how impossible it is."

"And don't ask us to do it for you"!


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