[ITA] p7zip

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Mon Aug 4 13:02:00 GMT 2014

On Aug  4 08:35, Andrew Schulman wrote:
> > Thanks all for the feedback and help. Sorry for showing up at a bad time.
> > 
> > > Note: You should perhaps remove the "keepdir" that preserves the
> > > /usr/lib/p7zip/Codecs directory.  This drops a zero-size .keep-p7zip
> > > file in there that elicits a warning from p7zip since it isn't a codec.
> > > On the other hand, no warnings if the directory is simply missing and I
> > > don't know of any package that tries to drop anything in there anyway.
> > 
> > I made this suggested change, and think I got everything uploaded.
> > https://cygwin.com/cgi-bin2/package-grep.cgi?grep=p7zip&arch=x86_64
> > looks promising, anyway. Guessing the sdesc from setup.hint doesn't
> > get indexed as often?
> > 
> > Now I should write to cygwin-announce, yeah? And we can remove p7zip
> > from https://cygwin.com/cygwin-64bit-missing.


> > That wasn't so bad! I skimmed through the list of orphaned packages
> > to see if there was anything else that I'm familiar with building from
> > source, but nothing jumped out at me.
> People who adopt orphaned packages get a gold star. You can visit yours at
> http://cygwin.com/goldstars/#TK .

That was quick!  I'm glad you're casting goldstars, not shuriken :)


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat
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