[ATTN MAINTAINER] mintty
Sun Jun 7 08:33:32 GMT 2020
Am 07.06.2020 um 07:52 schrieb Achim Gratz:
> Thomas Wolff writes:
>>> If you make that the default, yes. :-)
>> Or I could move the check to the About info box. Other opinions?
> That is better, yes. But again, the even better option IMHO is to have
> a button on a dedicated dialog page that say "Check online on … for
> updates.". That's what LibreOffice does and they do have a configure
> option to remove the whole thing when the application is under control
> of the system package manager. That is exactly the situation on Cygwin:
> MinTTY is packaged and the information that Github has a new version is
> useless anyway.
OK, I'm going the easy way and just change the default CheckVersionUpdate=0.
As the current notification (in the Options dialog title) is
asynchronous (in order not to ever delay mintty by this) and
asynchronous modification of a MessageBox (as used for the About info)
is not possible in Windows, moving it there would have become very
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