Re: Alpine and Pico (fwd)

Christopher Gray


There are too many inaccuracies in your thinking on this issue. We're talking about a Windows-based program, not a command line program. You are confusilng Pine for Linux with Alpine for Windows.

On Fri, 7 Feb 2020, Brian Vogel via Groups.Io wrote:

The assertion that Windows ports are easily sourced, let alone actively maintained has already been refuted by others.  Your mission should be findings replacements.  It's that simple.

Command line text editor under Windows with screen reader support, when there are myriad other options?  It's not going to happen.

Brian *-* Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 1909, Build 18363

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