[HEADSUP] Start of Cygwin 1.7 release cycle

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Mon Apr 14 14:40:00 GMT 2008

On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 03:11:56PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>Hi all,
>we're now finally starting the release cycle for Cygwin 1.7.  Not
>everything is in it's place, some changes are still in flux and the
>installation is still somewhat bumpy but we should get to all of that
>while testing goes on.
>We have set up a new release area which is dedicated to the 1.7 release.

I was hoping to get a little more feedback on using the union fs before
we announce this.

I'd like to use the mechanism that I mentioned since it would be the
most transparent for package maintainers.  In keeping with the
full-steam approach I guess I'll put it into place today.


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