cygport: user-supplied download action?

Corinna Vinschen
Tue Jun 19 19:57:00 GMT 2012

Hi Yaakov,

On Jun 19 03:10, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
> On 2012-05-11 02:50, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >My first version of this patch defined a new variable "CVS_SOURCEWARE"
> >rather than "CVS_TOPLEVEL", but then it occured to me that you have
> >potentially the same problem in all CVS repos which are a merge of a
> >couple of projects in a single tree.  The fact that the CVS_MODULE name
> >is not the same as the project name in our case is an additional
> >complication, but this was no problem before.  This is only a problem if
> >you try to create a packaging tool like cygport, which tries to cover a
> >lot of upstream situations in a generic way.
> Sorry for the delay.  How about the attached patch, adding
> SRC_DIR=src before the inherit cvs in your .cygport?

Right now I have

  inherit cvs

If I add SRC_DIR=src, what of the above is supposed to stay and what
should go?


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