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Re: Package Proposal: Xcoral
- From: "Charles R. Hardnett" <Hardnett at spelman dot edu>
- To: "Gerrit @ cygwin-apps" <cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 5 Oct 2004 08:08:13 -0400
- Subject: Re: Package Proposal: Xcoral
thanks for the tip. I will try that today. Also, thanks for the vote :)
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10/04/04 10:21 PM
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To: "Charles R. Hardnett" <Hardnett@spelman.edu>
Subject: Re: Package Proposal: Xcoral
> I would like to maintain the xcoral package. The source is found at
+1 vote from me.
> The port has been done, but I am having one trouble with the package
> creation. To make the port, I had to move files to a different
> For example "control.h" was moved to "lowercase/control.h" to avoid the
> name conflict with "Control.h". This means that the diff will not create
> an accurate patch since the filenames have been changed. How would I go
> about making a patch in this case?
Use managed mounts to avoid renaming.
mount -o managed `cygpath -m $CWD` $CWD/xcoral
extract xcoral-1.2.3.tar.gz and build like you would build it on Unix
> Other than that, the package is ready.
> #Xcoral setup
> category: Editors Text
> requires: cygwin xlib
> sdesc: "A x-windows based text editor"
> ldesc: "A x-windows based text editor"
> test: 3.42b