Subject: Re: afterstep-current-1.7, or just update 1.6?
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Gandhi woulda smacked you <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/07/1999 02:22:59
On Tue, 6 Jul 1999, Frederick Bruckman wrote:

# I've been enjoying the window manager Afterstep-1.7.117 for a couple
# of weeks, now that 1.7 works on *BSD systems. Even though it's only a
# development version, I find it compelling over the "stable" 1.6.10.
# That's just my preference. Would it be appropriate to submit a pr to
# update the 1.6 package? Would "afterstep-current" fly?

Does anyone else eventually run out of colours on an 8bpp frame buffer?
That was one of the points that sold me on WindowMaker vs. AfterStep.