Eliminating usr/i686-pc-cygwin

Kazuhiro Fujieda fujieda@jaist.ac.jp
Thu Jun 8 06:51:00 GMT 2000


>>> On Tue, 6 Jun 2000 22:34:06 -0400
>>> Chris Faylor <cgf@cygnus.com> said:

> 1) Setup.exe can issue a warning if it sees this directory, and do nothing.
> 2) Setup.exe can issue a warning, and move the directory out of the way.
> 3) Setup.exe can issue a warning, and remove the directory.
> 4) Setup.exe can do 2) or 3) and do a:  'ln -s usr i686-pc-cygwin'.

5) Setup.exe can issue a warning; move such files as
   include/{_G_config.h,termcap.h}, include/X11/*, and lib/termcap.a
   into /usr; and then remove the directory.

I like solution 3. These files, however, are lost by simply
applying this solution. Then we should repackage gdb, termcap,
and gcc without usr/i686-pc-cygwin.
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  | HOKURIKU  School of Information Science
o_/ 1990      Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology


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