[NTLK] [ANN] Patch 71J059 - Year 2010 Fix
Valerio Paris Mitritsakis
valerio at mitritsakis.gr
Mon Feb 1 01:45:15 EST 2010
Dear Christian and Dear all,
I would like to ask my sincere apology from James Wages and the list for replying to an email that I just now found out that
I had no read completely totally missing your quote below. I will do my best read twice if necessary the emails I reply to so
that this does not happen again in the future.
On Feb 1, 2010, at 03:02 , Lord Groundhog wrote:
> ~~~ On 2010/01/31 22:26, Valerio Paris Mitritsakis at valerio at mitritsakis.gr
> wrote ~~~
>> I fail to see an apology to Eckhart from you despite that one is due.
> For the record, he did:
>> ... I have addressed where my
>> frustrations (in my original post, made several hours ago) were vented. In
>> other words, not at you, Mr. Koeppen. I am sorry that my words upset you.
>> They were not intended to bring hurt to you, for reasons I have just given
> He goes on to repeat his appreciation and gratitude to Eckhart for his
> brilliant work.
> But more important than that should be our willingness to cut one another
> some slack. At least as far as Newtons are concerned, and without getting
> all 4-beers-soppy about it, we're all we have, like some kind of family or
> team or whatever. For my part I can accept that other people here mean
> better than they sometimes might write (I know I do). If there's anyone who
> has the right to feel that James still hasn't gone far enough in his apology
> surely it would be Eckhart not us. I don't see that we can do that for him.
> I really hope this won't turn into a thread of post-autopsies and
> recriminations; we're better than that. I could be wrong but to me, James
> explained himself and the way his annoyance got the better of him. All he
> did was not to be explicit sufficiently about what he did or didn't mean.
> We've all been reminded how easy it is to assume people can understand what
> we mean without explaining ourselves.
> For my own part I'm happy with that.
> Just my 2p.
> ~~~ ~~~ ~~~
> I know you think you understand what you believe I said,
> but I'm not sure you realize that what you heard
> is not what I meant.
> ~~~ ~~~ ~~~
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