Bug Report: CVS and gdbm-1.8.0-3

Charles Wilson cwilson@ece.gatech.edu
Fri Dec 7 18:39:00 GMT 2001

"Joseph M. Reagle Jr." wrote:
> > "Joseph M. Reagle Jr." wrote:
> > > An easy one: the latest version of CVS [1] is still expecting to find
> > > libgdbm.dll . If you copy cyggdbm.dll to that name, it works, but folks
> > > new to cygwin won't know that nor recall [2].
> >
> > Nope.  That's not the newest version of cvs.  The newest version is
> > 1.11.0-1.
> Weird. /me goes to setup.exe and checks and what do you know 1.11 is
> available on the RCN mirror now: it wasn't this afternoon. I don't have
> the opportunity to test it now, but does this mean the bug is fixed as
> well or do you need me to test it?

No, 1.11 has been out for over six months.  It's (fairly) well tested.

You just got bit by the "setup installs old versions the first time
around" bug.  It is fixed in current CVS setup sources.


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