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Re: wget postinstall and setup (MAXB please take note)
Christopher Faylor wrote:
On Thu, Jan 27, 2005 at 02:07:13PM -0500, Pierre A. Humblet wrote:
There is no drawback using nontsec because that's how all other
files were installed in the first place.
maxb -- can we consider this a needed urgent fix? This is a
long-standing problem which is causing people a lot of problems.
Just to confirm:
The decision is that setup will set CYGWIN=nontsec and it is the
responsibility of maintainers who need ntsec in postinstall scripts to
explicitly enable it.
Sounds easy - just add a putenv("CYGWIN=nontsec") in main().
Do I wait a few days to allow the maintainers to check/change their
postinstalls, or do I release a new setup tonight?
BTW, the permissions on setup.exe on sourceware are such that only you can
If accidental, could you fix, so I can release a new setup myself?