New Setup for Cygwin 1.7 on

Corinna Vinschen
Fri Aug 22 09:08:00 GMT 2008

On Aug 22 01:58, Brian Dessent wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > Why didn't upset pick up the change?
> Perhaps it has to do with the design of upset being incremental, i.e.
> taking the current setup-2.ini as input and applying updates to it
> rather than generating it from whole each time.  It might be confused
> upon not seeing a "requires:" at all in the .hint and so it leaves the
> existing "requires:" in the .ini unchanged.  If this is the case then
> listing an explicit empty "requires:" in the .hint would probably work

I tried that and it helped.

> around it.  If true then it sounds like more of a bug to fix than
> something we want to kludge around.


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