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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-09-18 11:14:45

From: "Gennaro Prota" <gennaro_prota_at_[hidden]>

> On Wed, 18 Sep 2002 11:11:44 -0400, "David Abrahams"
> <dave_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> >Sheesh, give it a rest!
> Well, I'm not enough confident in the English language to evaluate
> with certainty the register of this phrase, but I have a definite
> impression that it isn't very polite. If so, I think I don't have much
> to add. Otherwise my apologies.

It's not impolite (well, it wasn't intended that way). It was intended to
informally ask you to let this issue go because it's getting tiresome. I
made an offhand remark about trying to accomodate Doug's release schedule
wishes; there's no need to make a federal case out of it (to use another
English idiomatic expression).

a-wink's-as-good-as-a-nod-to-a-blind-man-ly y'rs,

           David Abrahams * Boost Consulting
dave_at_[hidden] *

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