Subject: Re: CVS commit: basesrc
To: John Nemeth <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/24/2001 19:03:55
On Wed, Oct 24, 2001 at 06:53:11PM -0700, John Nemeth wrote:

 >      Umm, why do we care about primitive filesystems that have
 > rediculous restrictions on filenames?  I don't think that we should be
 > deleting/ renaming files (this was done in another commit) just so that
 > our source code can be loaded on a primitive system.  Why should NetBSD
 > have to suffer because of some other system's foolishness?

Being able to cross-build NetBSD from Cygwin will definitely increate
NetBSD's userbase.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>