Re: Bonehead question

David Mihm (
Wed, 26 Aug 1998 18:32:42 -0500 (CDT)

On Wed, 26 Aug 1998, Ron Thompson wrote:

! Okay, I know this is a bonehead question, but when you say you're going to post
! the pre-10 or the 1.5beta1 tonight... where?  And will there be an RPM?  If
! not, no biggie...
! I was just on the Afterstep ftp site, because I assumed you meant there, but I
! only saw up pre-6 being the latest... is there another place you're going to
! put it?

	The web page has been updated - check the Download page for where
to get the new release.  A post to the list will arrive when it is
available.  (BTW, it should have said pre9 or nothing as the devel

! I ask because while trying to fix the $%^#$ problems I had with AS (I had a
! million, with very little help from the mailing list - few exceptions noted),

	Try #afterstep on efnet irc, this irc channel is not like all
other elitist channels on efnet that have a bunch of 2yr olds on them
demeaning and/or ignoring people who ask questions.

</irc rant>

! I >accidentally< erased a bunch of necessary stuff and was forced to
! move to my new hard drive sooner than expected.  So I'm going to install
! everything from scratch, and being that AS is >still< my preferred
! window manager, I want to make sure I get the one that's most stable and
! with the least problems.  8-)

	pre9 + patches will do, or wait for pre10 - your choice.  They are
both quite stable - a few niggly bugs, but the more that you report the
less will remain.

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