[ITCM] bison dash grep gzip m4 readline sed
Fri Aug 13 03:26:24 GMT 2021
On 2021-08-12 10:13, Brian Inglis wrote:
> On 2021-08-12 00:54, Marco Atzeri via Cygwin-apps wrote:
>> On 12.08.2021 06:33, Brian Inglis wrote:
>>> On 2021-08-11 14:21, Marco Atzeri via Cygwin-apps wrote:
>>>> On 10.08.2021 07:47, Brian Inglis wrote:
>>>>> Hi folks,
>>>>> Once again been looking over commonly used outdated packages I use
>>>>> frequently which need upgraded and picked another few of Eric
>>>>> Blake's I would like to request to co-maintain and upgrade as they
>>>>> are a few years old.
>>>>> Attn: Eric Blake - advice, comments, concurrence or objections to
>>>>> my co-maintaining the packages for bison dash grep gzip m4 readline
>>>> added Eric in CC
>>>> I assume the previous answer from Eric is also valid here
>>>> so I added Brian as co-maintainer
>>> Thanks Marco
>>> I will push each package's updated .cygport to init each package's
>>> git-cygwin-package repo, on the playground branch, so builds can be
>>> reviewed, and any feedback or suggestions given, as these packages'
>>> functioning are fairly core and some are Base packages required in
>>> all Cygwin installations.
Builds 3157-3163 https://cygwin.com/cgi-bin2/jobs.cgi
3160 gzip scallywag #146 shown as still pending but job status Success
and each arch completed.
>> You can always deploy them as test to receive more feedback from user
> I am currently thinking developer oriented packages bison m4 sed could
> be released as updates and pervasive higher impact packages dash grep
> gzip readline as test initially.
> Opinions please?
Looking at releasing updated:
bison m4 sed as current;
dash grep gzip readline as test,
Alternative suggestions welcome.
Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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