[PATCH] Checking integrity of installed packages in cygcheck

Robert Collins rbcollins@cygwin.com
Sat Aug 9 21:55:00 GMT 2003

On Sun, 2003-08-10 at 02:29, Christopher Faylor wrote:

> I wonder why setup is using gzip rather than bzip2 for the package files...

It's historical. I'm not *planning* on altering that before the
hypothetical dpkg/rpm backend integration.

I'd suggest though, that further cygcheck setup smarts should come by
librarising setup's code, rather than reproducing it - the setup dir
format is likely to change if we find we need to.

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