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From Berin Loritsch <>
Subject Re: Future build (was RE: [Vote] Releasing 2.1.1)
Date Thu, 04 Sep 2003 13:36:33 GMT
Antonio Gallardo wrote:

>>With WinXP, most people (meaning at least me) don't bother with WinZip
>>because XP has .zip support built in.  Of course I do have to resort to
>>Cygwin for tar.gz or even tar.bz2 files--but that's just me.
> Please join "THE GPL CLUB" in this arena ;) When I need to go down to the
> Windows world I use  7-zip - for the task you sadi
> above.
> <from-the-website>
> Supported formats: 7z, ZIP, CAB, RAR, ARJ, GZIP, BZIP2, TAR, CPIO, RPM and
> </from-the-website>

IMO, why?  Cygwin gives me UNIX on a Windows box, right down to the compression
support--there is no need.  I have my CVS, my tar, my zip/bzip2/gzip/etc. needs
all taken care of--not to mention SSH, SCP, and other things.


"They that give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety
  deserve neither liberty nor safety."
                 - Benjamin Franklin

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