Slipping timelines from 'in a few weeks' to 'Christmas' in one sentence

22 June 2010

The splen­didly con­fus­ing words of support, in re­sponse to my ques­tion about when 64-bit Linux would be supported:

I, un­for­tu­natly [sic], invite you to come back to me in a few weeks, or better months, maybe after the summer, if it is calm in our work, I think it is better to come back around Christmas.

Time­lines slip from “in a few weeks” to “Christmas” in one sentence! (It is perhaps a measure of how much I like them that I still whole­heart­edly rec­om­mend Al­though I would like 64-bits before Christmas…)