Putting my packages up for adoption

Igor Peshansky pechtcha@cs.nyu.edu
Wed Apr 30 13:05:00 GMT 2008

On Wed, 30 Apr 2008, Warren Young wrote:

> Please email me the package build scripts, and brief instructions on
> their use.  I maintain the ctags package, but do so with hand-rolled
> tools due to weirdnesses of its build system.  So, I know how to build
> Cygwin packages, but I don't know how to build _your_ packages. :)


Downloading the corresponding source packages from the Cygwin mirrors
should give you the exact set of tools used to build the packages.
Depending on the packaging method, it could be as simple as running a

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