[ITP] cabextract 1.3 (Jari Aalto please respond)

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Wed Aug 4 20:20:00 GMT 2010


On Tue, Jul 27, 2010 at 06:08:51PM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>Oops. I should have checked the package maintainer list before encouraging
>you, Stuart.
>
>It looks like the maintainer for cabextract is still active.  I assume he
>won't mind relinquishing maintainership to the person who actually wrote
>the program.  But I'd like to get his ok before going further.
>
>I actually went as far as uploading this file before checking to see who
>"used to" maintain it.
>
>I did make one change: The new package relies on libgcc so I added a
>libgcc1 dependency to the setup.hint.
>
>If I get Jari's ok, I'll move the package to cygwin's release directory
>and, after I have sent an "uploaded" message here, you can then send an
>announcement to cygwin-announce patterned after what you see here:
>
>http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-announce/2010-07/
>
>Thanks for offering to do this.  It is much appreciated.

Well, I think that's a long enough wait.

Stuart you are now the maintainer.  Please send an announcement.

Thanks again.

cgf



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