You had a nice formulation in there that really made me laugh:

2008/9/9 Brendan Oakley <gentux2 / gmail.com>:
> I would like to please be considered as a possible Maintainer for the
> OS/2 platform.

> The fact that it did build so well means to me it would be a shame to
> drop all OS/2 code from the official tree, and that it is something I
> could do.

So this is your idea of maintenance - dropping all the OS/2 code? :-)

Btw, did you do some benchmarking how Ruby compares to REXX on OS/2?
I guess this could be the strongest competitor on the platform.

Kind regards

robert

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