setup.exe Skip -> prev seems wrong to me

Christopher Faylor
Mon Nov 12 17:28:00 GMT 2001

On Mon, Nov 19, 2001 at 09:30:57AM +1100, Robert Collins wrote:
>From: "Robert Collins" <>
>To: "Jonathan Kamens" <>, <>
>Subject: Re: setup.exe Skip -> prev seems wrong to me
>Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2001 09:30:57 +1100
>----- Original Message ----- 
>From: "Jonathan Kamens" <>
>To: <>
>Sent: Monday, November 19, 2001 8:49 AM
>Subject: setup.exe Skip -> prev seems wrong to me
>> If I run setup.exe when I've never installed Cygwin before, and a
>> package is marked "Skip" by default, and I click on the package
>> because I want to install it rather than skip it, the version that
>> gets selected when I click once is the previous version (if there is
>> one), not the current version.  This seems wrong to me.  The version
>> that gets selected first when I tell setup.exe that I want to install
>> a package should be the current version, not the previous one.
>Added to the wishlist.

This isn't new behavior, is it?


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