[ITP-adopt] curl 7.15.0

Charles Wilson cygwin@cwilson.fastmail.fm
Wed Nov 23 06:58:00 GMT 2005

Brian Dessent wrote:

> Question: I have read Chuck W's emails on this in the past, but I just
> want to confirm that the following is kosher.  Can I simply *rename* the
> current *source* package curl-7.11.1-1-src.tar.bz2 to
> libcurl2-7.11.1-1-src.tar.bz2, and create a libcurl2-7.11.1-1.tar.bz2
> containing just usr/bin/cygcurl-2.dll *without* using an external-source
> tag? 

That's *exactly* what I do.  Go for it.

> Since this is essentially a new package (since it has a new name)
> I don't have to bump the -1, right? 

I don't.

> Then it would just be a matter of
> editing vorbis-tool's setup.hint to call for libcurl2 correct?



More information about the Cygwin-apps mailing list