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Date: Wed, 22 Nov 2000 14:47:58 -0800 (PST)
From: Earnie Boyd <earnie_boyd AT yahoo DOT com>
Subject: Re: Texinfo-4.0
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--- Christopher Faylor <cgf AT redhat DOT com> wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 22, 2000 at 02:01:05PM -0800, Earnie Boyd wrote:
> >--- Christopher Faylor <cgf AT redhat DOT com> wrote:
> >> 
> >> Right.  I would welcome a texinfo update but, if anything it should use
> >> -mno-win32 as an option to avoid Win32'isms.
> >> 
> >
> >This is the reason I modified my specs file to remove those definitions. 
> IMHO,
> >reversing -mno-win32 to -mwin32 is best.
> 
> Unfortunately, I think it is too late for this now.  I think it will cause
> immense confusion and breakage if we do this.
> 

Like what?  How?  IMO, the confusion and breakage is with the way the specs are
now.

Cheers,

=====
Earnie Boyd
mailto:earnie_boyd AT yahoo DOT com

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