[RFU] Please upload: algol68g package updates

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Wed Aug 14 20:26:00 GMT 2013

On Wed, Aug 14, 2013 at 08:29:44PM +0200, Achim Gratz wrote:
>Christopher Faylor writes:
>> The only differences in most of the arch-specific packages in Fedora are
>> the addition of a x86_64 and i686 to the package name.  I think it would
>> be a good idea for us to do that too but it would require changes to
>> upset, genini and setup.exe.
>...and cygport.  BTW, does that mean that "x86" would be replaced by
>"i686" so that it would mirror what "uname -m" delivers?


>> I'll be happy to make the change to upset as soon as someone posts a
>> patch to setup.exe.
>Depending on how setup.ini looks like, there might be no to extensive
>changes required to setup.exe.  What did you have in mind?

What I had in mind was not modifying setup.exe or being involved in
modifying setup.exe but leaving that to whomever was so vitally
interested in this issue that they would take up this challenging task.


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