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Re: [cygport] [PATCH] Add support for VERSIONS

On Aug  4 10:47, Achim Gratz wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen writes:
> > Btw., Yaakov, thanks for the new 0.13.0 version.  The only problem I
> > still have is the duplication of the dist files into the CWD.  Isn't
> > there some switch or setting to disable this behaviour?
> I've just updated my rpm-style fork of cygport and I've implemented it
> there â you need to set NO_TOP_PKG non-null in cygport.conf.  It's the
> first commit on top of upstream cygport master since you'll probably
> don't want the rest of the patch stack.  I've also integrated Dave's
> PKG_VERSION patch (second commit up) if anybody is interested.
> Clone from git://
> The rest of the branch lets you can omit the .cygport extension
> universally and extends version-less naming to patch files (I think Ken
> had requested that some time ago).  It also keeps all downloads (except
> source VCS, I've not had time yet to look into that) in DISTDIR and uses
> them from there directly without copying to $top.  I'll be rebasing that
> branch on top of cygport master to keep it current.

That sounds interesting, but I'd prefer to get this functionality,
at least partially, into cygport.

Yaakov?  Ping?


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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