__/ [ Robert Singers ] on Monday 03 April 2006 08:14 \__
> Between saving the world and having a spot of tea Roy Schestowitz said
>> I recently heard from a dedicated UseNetter (over 30,000 posts) that
>> XNews no longer serves him quite so well. This dispels a certain myth
>> that XNews is a killer app for Windows, which makes Linux equivalents
>> seem quite so objectionable.
> Xnews is by no means perfect, it is however the lesser of Evils, and as I
> don't have the time or inclination to write my own it will do.
It looks like an admirable client, function-wide, judging by screenshots I
have seen (not too impressive in terms of aesthetics, but that's
subjective). There is nothing more satisfying *sick grin* than finding out
that somebody else is disappointed with a tool that you never use. Yesterday
I got the following E-mail:
,----[ Quote ]
| Attached is my latest poster. Could you bring it over to Washington with
| yours? This is the first poster I've had to do and I must admit that
| it's been a thoroughly miserable experience! I'm going to use LaTeX next
I advised him to use LaTeX, but he didn't listen...
Roy S. Schestowitz
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