nuke cygwin legacy?

Christopher Faylor
Sat Feb 9 05:01:00 GMT 2013

On Fri, Feb 08, 2013 at 06:48:12PM -0800, Peter A. Castro wrote:
>On Tue, 5 Feb 2013, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> Date: Tue, 5 Feb 2013 12:41:36 -0500
>> Subject: nuke cygwin legacy?
>Greetings, All,
>> Corinna +1'ed my suggestion that it was time to remove cygwin 1.5
>> support so I'm wondering if anyone has any objections to removing
>> 1.5 from
>> I was going to suggest this a few months ago and mention that the Cygwin
>> Time Machine was an alternative but it looks like that service is no
>> longer available.
>That is incorrect.  The Cygwin Time Machine is still up and actively 
>collecting updates.  I have been having internet connectivity issues as of 
>late, but those (hopefully) should have (mostly) been resolved.
>If you can't get to the Time Machine, wait a few minutes and try again.

Thanks for the update.  I'd tried a few times in the last month and was
never able to get through.  It works now though, as you say.


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