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From: dj AT delorie DOT com (DJ Delorie)
Subject: Re: Problem with Win95
29 Jan 1999 07:30:46 -0800 :
Message-ID: <199901291515.KAA11678.cygnus.cygwin32.developers@envy.delorie.com>
References: <19990129145446 DOT 8113 DOT rocketmail AT send105 DOT yahoomail DOT com>
To: earnie_boyd AT yahoo DOT com
Cc: cygwin32-developers AT cygnus DOT com

> IMHO, it would be beneficial to put the prebuilt cygwin1.dll for this
> snapshot in the cygwin/b20 directory.

It's in ftp://sourceware.cygnus.com/pub/cygwin/snapshot-19990115/ at
the moment.

> And modify the FAQ and README to suggest downloading and replacing
> the installed version.

I'm not sure I'd go along with that.  Snapshots have much less testing
than betas.  We only recommend general use of snapshots for people who
are having specific problems that we know snapshots fix.  Other than
that, they're strictly for developers.

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