astksh review

Joe Buehler
Tue May 27 13:14:00 GMT 2003

Igor Pechtchanski wrote:

> This also relates to an issue that I wanted to raise earlier: when doing a
> search for files at <>, those files that are
> created by postinstall scripts (e.g., symlinks) will not show up in the
> listing.
> So, it might be a good idea to keep a manifest of files that would be
> potentially created by postinstall scripts, and to remove those files when
> the package is removed.  It's possible that setup will have a separate
> mechanism for tracking this.  Frankly, I don't have a concrete suggestion
> on how to implement this, but thought I'd at least get this into the
> archives and make people aware of the issues.

A change to Cygwin to log file creations (and whatever else) when requested
by setup.exe?
Joe Buehler

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