Pre-1.7 registry mount points

Christopher Faylor
Tue Jun 25 17:09:00 GMT 2013

On Tue, Jun 25, 2013 at 01:37:02PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>since 1.7 we don't use the registry for mount points anymore.
>Nevertheless, setup.exe, as well as the cygwin package postinstall
>script still test for the old, pre-1.7
>registry mount points and either uses them (setup) or copies them over
>to the fstab file (
>The first official 1.7 release was 2009-12-23, whiich is more than
>three years ago.
>Does anything speak against ignoring the old registry mount points from
>now on?  If not, I'm pretty much set up to nuke the code.

I just nuked some old setup configuration code from about that era.
I think you should clean this up too since we no longer support the
legacy release.


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