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Re: git on cygwin 1.7.2/1.7.4
On Thu, Apr 8, 2010 at 4:14 AM, Matthias Andree <email@example.com> wrote:
> Am 08.04.2010, 08:11 Uhr, schrieb Christopher Faylor:
> Not to suggest anything particular to Mark, but rather as a general comment:
> I wonder how many of the "1.7.X no better" can be attributed to the
> replace-on-reboot failure up to and including setup 2.693. If people rely on
> that rather than running "uname -a" or similar, those that were told to
> reboot may be unaware they're using the older version.
When doing my testing, I explictly stopped all cygwin processes,
copied whichever cygwin1.dll (1.7.2, .3, .4, snapshot) I wished to
test into /bin (and Windows is very good about complaining when a
cygwin process is still running when trying to overwrite the dll),
fired up a shell, ran "uname -a" to assure I had what I thought I had.
So, I am quite sure of what I was running.
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