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Re: [SLE] Corel - some good news for a change
  • From: fountai@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (Derek Fountain)
  • Date: Thu, 06 Jul 2000 16:19:36 +0100
  • Message-id: <3964A388.43743C14@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> > There are still a number of morons out there who think
> > anything with Winelib behind it isn't a Linux application so
> > they won't use it. Don't listen to them. This is a classy
> > application, ported to Linux, just like we are screaming for
> > vendors to do. It works well, and they've given it away free
> > - possibly as a showcase. It seems that good. Corel are
> > struggling and they deserve our support.
> [snip]
> I resent that, Derek. I'm certainly no moron, and it ISN'T a Linux app.
> if it depends on Wine....which I don't and won't use.

Resent it all you like. Corel's apps don't depend on Wine.
They depend on Winelib. People who form opinions about what
is and isn't a Linux app when they clearly don't know what
is going on, then spout that opinion to all who will listen,
are, IMHO, morons.

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