Mail Archives: djgpp/1999/04/13/08:35:00

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Date: Tue, 13 Apr 1999 08:36:21
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From: Ralph Proctor <ralphgpr AT shadow DOT net>
Subject: Re: DJGPP: the future is... ?
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Hello, SET:
At 11:19 AM 4/12/99 +0000, you wrote:

[you were discussing problems with installing Linux
and then ended with the following:]

>I agree. But a smooth installation process is also another important point, 
>but I don't see it too much related to the djgpp's future.

Maybe so, but it seems to me that anybody who is either deeply into
DJGPP or is just beginning would want to at least take a look at
what Linux provides as an alternative to Microsoft Windows and
Microsoft's upcoming replacements. I don't see this AFFECTING
the future of DJGPP, as such, but it could COMPLEMENT its

When we are in our DOS/DJGPP boot-up and we hit bash [Enter]
even then we are in an environment that is Unix-like. And Linux is


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