[ACTION REQUIRED] ARCH=noarch uploads with cygport 0.22.0

Dr. Volker Zell dr.volker.zell@oracle.com
Tue Jun 28 19:49:00 GMT 2016

>>>>> Volker Zell writes:

>>>>> 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:

    > 	ghostscript-fonts-other
    > 	ghostscript-fonts-std
    > 	initscripts
    > 	texi2html

Also move


By the way Yaakov I saw that you have taken a couple of other aspell dicts...
if you like I can hand over mine.

More information about the Cygwin-apps mailing list