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- From: "Yaakov (Cygwin/X)" <yselkowitz at users dot sourceforge dot net>
- To: cygwin-apps <cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2012 23:27:39 -0500
- Subject: Re: keepassx
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On Wed, 2012-10-31 at 00:46 +0000, David Stacey wrote:
> 1. keepassx is present in Cygwin Ports. Yaakov: Are you happy for
> keepassx to be moved into the main Cygwin distro? If so, are you happy
> for me to maintain it, or would you prefer to do so yourself?
You may take it. I have modernized the build in git:
I suggest you bump RELEASE to 2 and build it yourself, then proceed with
> I'm not aware that an alpha version of 2.0 exists in any Linux
> distribution (most distros provide 0.4.3), so you may consider that
> 2.0-alpha3 is not appropriate for Cygwin. However, even if we choose not
> to take the 'alpha' release at this stage, we will have to solve
> question (3) eventually (when the new 2.0 release becomes current).
I don't generally bother with prereleases where a stable version exists.
If the major distros are using 0.4.3 (Fedora is among them, I just
checked), then I would just ship that and deal with 2.0 when it goes