New Setup for Cygwin 1.7 on

Corinna Vinschen
Tue Aug 26 12:13:00 GMT 2008

On Aug 26 08:00, Charles Wilson wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > Chuck, would you mind to do this change, even though it doesn't
> > help with setup's idea of the dependency order right now?
> Sure, no problem. It's been almost two years since the last update, so I
> need to resync with upstream ncurses anyway.  BTW, most linux distros
> split the terminfo database into a default set, and then an -extraterms
> that has the bulk of the terminal definitions.  Does that sound like a
> good idea for us, too?

If it's good for Linux...

It would just be a pity to find the cygwin terminfo file only in the
-extraterms package ;)


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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