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29 Nov 2000 (updated 28 Apr 2004 at 02:28 UTC) »

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Yesterday I released a buildable development framework for Cygwin/X that will allow us to finally make a Win9X compatible X Server; it has been thirteen weeks since I discovered the Cygwin/X project.

Any interested Windows GDI, DirectDraw, or X programmers can read the easy to follow installation instructions in the Cygwin/X User's Guide . The development framework announcement contains very much information that potential contributers will find useful.

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Hmm... done talking about software... nothing else to talk about :)

14 Sep 2000 (updated 28 Apr 2004 at 02:28 UTC) »

7 Sep 2000: I have never contributed to a free software project before

8 Sep 2000: Bitched about how Cygwin/X was too hard to install.

10 Sep 2000: Posted Cygwin/X Installation How-To draft (Word document, ick).

11 Sep 2000: Submitted patch for Cygwin Setup bug that showed up when saving to some versions of Samba shares. (Some versions return ERROR_PATH_NOT_FOUND when a directory doesn't exist; Windows returns ERROR_FILE_NOT_FOUND)

12 Sep 2000: Spent day trying to get DocBook/SGML installed.

13 Sep 2000: Translated Cygwin/X Installation How-To draft into DocBook/SGML.

Heh, it seems that contribution to the community is one of those things that just happens to you without being planned, like a wife and kids. :)

Harold

25 Jul 2000 (updated 14 Nov 2003 at 16:21 UTC) »

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