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Date: Wed, 12 Apr 2000 08:11:17 -0700 (PDT)
From: Earnie Boyd <earnie_boyd AT yahoo DOT com>
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Subject: Re: Testing/Feedback on new setup.exe
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--- Chris Faylor <cgf AT cygnus DOT com> wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 11, 2000 at 11:27:09PM -0700, Mo DeJong wrote:
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> >This is a minor issue, but should the name of startup.zip be changed to
> >bootstrap.zip?  That might help clear up what the file is actually used
> >for.  That of course assumes that we even want to keep it around now
> >that we have an installer.
> 
> I don't know.  "bootstrap" may not be as clear to a non-technical user.
> I am open to a vote on the subject, though.
> 

Well, for the non-technical startup.zip isn't going to help either and could
confuse the technical.  Since you're taking votes, how about download-1st.zip. 



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