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Re: He wrote, then she wrote, ... (was RE: when is next release of setup.exe)

On Sun, Mar 09, 2003 at 11:13:43AM +1100, Cygwin (Robert Collins) wrote:
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Max Bowsher" <maxb at ukf dot net>
>To: "Cygwin (Robert Collins)" <cygwin at cygwin dot com>;
><cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com>
>Sent: Sunday, March 09, 2003 10:56 AM
>Subject: Re: He wrote, then she wrote, ... (was RE: when is next release
>of setup.exe)
>> Cygwin (Robert Collins) wrote:
>> > I'd really have loved to have a new setup
>> > release, oh, 8 months back. And that would compile out of the box
>> > the current gcc. However whats released has been very stable, and
>> > time to finish releasing HEAD keeps getting away from us. HEAD has
>> > lots of incremental improvements - it's the only version I use :}.
>> How about doing a setup-200206 snapshot?
>> I think it's ready, and we really should get that ntsec fix out there.
>> If you are busy, {how do,should} I apply for snapshot upload access?
>Ok, snapshots work thusly:
>I have a symlink in my home dir called setup-snapshots, which is a link
>to the actual dir for
>To make a snapshot, I use:
>make snapshot cygwinsite=rbcollins at cygwin dot com
>So, for you to get snapshot access, ask Chris for
>a) scp upload access
>b) write access to the setup-snapshots directory.

Don't "ask Chris".  Go to and fill out the form
referenced on that page.  List rbcollins at sourceware dot org as the approver.


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