[ACTION REQUIRED] ARCH=noarch uploads with cygport 0.22.0

Dr. Volker Zell dr.volker.zell@oracle.com
Tue Jun 28 19:38:00 GMT 2016

>>>>> Yaakov Selkowitz writes:

    > Package Maintainers,
    > cygport 0.22.0 is on its way to the mirrors.  With this release, and thanks to
    > Jon Turney's continuing work on calm (the replacement for upset which generates
    > setup.ini), packages marked ARCH=noarch will be uploaded once under the
    > /noarch/release hierarchy instead of into each of /x86/release and
    > /x86_64/release.  This change is intended to save disk space and bandwidth for
    > both sourceware and our mirrors.

    > A package should be marked ARCH=noarch IF AND ONLY IF *all* subpackages thereof
    > do not contain anything compiled with the *native* gcc, and the file contents
    > are (or can be) 100% identical for x86 and x86_64. Examples include, but are not
    > limited to, packages which contain only:

Please move mine:



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