On Thu, Mar 26, 1998 at 09:26:21AM -0500, Eric Kimminau wrote:
> Santeri Paavolainen wrote:
> > On Thu, 26 Mar 1998, Eric Kimminau wrote:
> > > I thought some of you might find this interesting. Note the date of the
> > > article.
> > >
> > > http://www.ix.de/ix/artikel/E/1997/04/036/
> > I'd guess that the iX magazine hits the newsstands in Germany on 1st of
> > April..
> > Here's a quote from the text which should alert any reader:
> > "According to their speaker, Luciano Aprilia, the Italian developers,
> > are going to make the software available under the GPL, so it can be
> > used free of charge."
> > The article was very entertaining, though :-)
> > --
> > firstname.lastname@example.org I have become death, destroyer of the
> > worlds.
> Agreed and implied - Thats why I said to be sure and look at the date.
Sigh... Quite a lot of people apparently don't know the special meaning
of the 1st of April and mailed me about Linux for Nitendo. Some of them
became very agressive and insulting when I told them the article'd be
just hoax ...