cygwin beta packages

Corinna Vinschen
Mon Nov 10 21:33:00 GMT 2014

On Nov 10 22:24, Achim Gratz wrote:
> Ken Brown writes:
> > Apparently setup.exe doesn't parse the data for the cygwin package
> > correctly, and its dependencies therefore don't get taken into account
> > in computing the dependency order.
> To decide that, a formal definition of what is a permissible release
> number is required and I don't think that's written down someplace.  I'm
> not sure if that's only in, but when you manage to increment
> the releases to have second digits, sometimes these get sorted the wrong
> way (-1 before -10 IIRC).

This only happens in genini AFAIK, not in upset.  But the dependency
issues might really be related to the test release version numbers.
Yaakov is digging into upset ATM.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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