[ntp:questions] Re: New NTP version for Windows with GUI setupavailable

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk.invalid
Thu Jan 5 08:00:10 UTC 2006

Danny Mayer wrote:
> You misunderstood me. It's just a different name so that one can call
> GetLastError() and the other WSAGetLastError(). Otherwise they are
> identical. The ID's are provided by the first argument: LOG_INFO,
> LOG_ERROR, etc and they are just mapped to the ID.

OK, thanks.

> VMS works very differently and has 3 parts: the facility (such as
> SYSTEM), the error category (S, E, I, W, etc.) and the id of the
> specific message. The message facility in VMS is interesting. One day
> I'll tell you about some of the April Fool's Day messages that were
> created some other time,
> Danny

I'll look forward to that!  In the meantime I'll fondly remember 
micro-fortnights as one time unit which VMS used....


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