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Re: setup.hints which mention Base in their category
Christopher Faylor wrote:
> Ok, I cleaned up all of the above.
As a further optimization, we should move:
to category _obsolete because they are not used by anything.
libreadline5 is almost-but-not-quite obsolete, it is still in use by
It looks like we can also clean up references to the ancient unversioned
'libintl' package. There are only three packages that call for this
All three contain the strange combination of both libintl and libintl1
in the "requires", which looks wrong. I checked every binary under
/usr/bin and /usr/X11R6/bin and none of them depend on the unversioned
cygintl.dll. So, libintl can be moved to _obsolete too, and the three
"requires" above need to be edited to reflect the proper versioned
grep's dependencies are especially broken:
$ cygcheck grep | grep -i intl
requires: bash cygwin libintl1 libpcre0 libintl libiconv2
> Let the Cygwin ML whines begin.
Just to confirm I tested the newly edited setup.ini on a fresh install
and it worked fine, pulling in only the necessary libs for things in