[Wine] Starting a Linux application for a windows file in wine

Marcel W. Wysocki maci at satgnu.net
Wed May 14 11:13:20 CDT 2008

On Wed, 14 May 2008 11:03:10 -0500
"Austin English" <austinenglish at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 5:08 AM, Dan Kegel <dank at kegel.com> wrote:
> > Indeed.  Vitamin is very well informed and gives good advice, but he
> > does it often with a really bad attitude, as if he's being forced
> > against his will to do tech support for total idiots.  I have asked
> > him many times to tone down his attitude, but it seems he can't.
> >
> > What do people think?  Is Vitamin doing more harm than good?
> > - Dan
> >
> >
> I get the feeling he's scared more than a few users away from the
> forum/mailing list & irc channel. He's very well informed, but as
> we're all aware, needs to calm his attitude down, especially on
> wine-users.

I can understand when he gets a bit angry from time to time, with all this people asking the same moronic questions over and over again.
I think he is doing a good job. Show me one case where he shows a bad attitude in response to a well-written, precise and sane question.
Perhaps there should be a small quiz when you want to register at the forums or mailinglists, asking very basic wine questions, to ensure everyone did read the FAQ :P 

Marcel W. Wysocki <maci at satgnu.net>
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