[HEADSUP] Let's start a Cygwin 1.7 release area

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Tue Apr 15 09:35:00 GMT 2008

On Apr 15 11:31, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Apr 15 02:29, Brian Dessent wrote:
> > Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > 
> > > Having said that, should we really rename the registry keys, what do we
> > > do with the "Program Options" and the two "heap_foo" values?  Should
> > > they be moved to the new registry key?  If yes, should the postinstall
> > > script I created a couple of days ago also move them?
> > 
> > For the heap_chunk settings, couldn't they simply be moved into $CYGWIN?
> Unfortunately, no.  The environment initialization requires that the
> memory initialization has already be done.

Of course, what we could do is to create a ../etc/cygwin.conf file which
is read when the first cygwin process starts...


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