[PATCH] Stop automatic dependency selection on setup.exe chooser screen

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Sat Aug 7 08:56:00 GMT 2010

On Aug  7 06:39, Andy Koppe wrote:
> On 7 August 2010 05:29, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> > On Fri, Aug 06, 2010 at 10:29:43PM +0100, Andy Koppe wrote:
> >>FWIW, attached is my take on a fix for this.  Getting the same
> >>dependencies, but additional "Required bys".  (Actually libcurl4 and
> >>libssh2_1 are extra dependencies, but I assume you already have them
> >>installed.
> >
> > This seems to do the same job as Corinna's and it seems to be a smaller
> > patch.  Is there a possibility of an endless loop here at all?  I don't
> > think there is but I want to be sure.
> Attached is a simpler version, after I realised that the 'known' set
> isn't actually needed. Added a few more comments as well.
> I don't think an endless loop is a possibility, because only
> dependencies that aren't in 'unmet' already are added to the todo
> queue, so each package can make it into the queue only once.

Your code looks much better than mine.  Please go ahead and check it
in, after testing.


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