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Re: LYNX-DEV post-2.7 ?

From: Marc Baudoin
Subject: Re: LYNX-DEV post-2.7 ?
Date: Tue, 18 Feb 1997 17:40:36 +0100

Jim Spath (Webmaster Jim) <address@hidden> écrit :
> On Tue, 18 Feb 1997, Marc Baudoin wrote:
> > Jim Spath (Webmaster Jim) <address@hidden> écrit :
> > > (1) being a functional C compiler.  Of course, unzip would be nice, too...
> > By the way, why not distribute Lynx with the more standard .tar.gz format?
> Before this turns into flames:

That was not my intention :-)

> *) Fote packages up his mods with zip.
> *) Many packages ship with tar.gz and/or .zip
> *) Anyone is welcome to unzip Fote's mods and tar.gz them for
>    redistribution.

What we need to do is find someone to do that.  Fote tells him to do it
each time a new version is available.  I can do it if you agree (I have
unzip, tar and gzip on my system).

> *) _I_ like zip/unzip better, myself, personally.  It is more available
>    under DOS/Win, for instance.

I thought Lynx worked on UNIX and VMS so why bother with MS-DOG/windoze
file formats?

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