Setup.exe version @ cygwin.com

Larry Hall (Cygwin) reply-to-list-only-lh@cygwin.com
Mon Apr 9 15:45:00 GMT 2007


LDR wrote:
> Since there seems to be "some traffic" on which version of setup.exe is
> causing (or not) which problems, might it not be a good idea to include
> the version number of setup.exe with the link to the binary on the next
> version of setup.exe?

This has been discussed before.  IMO, I don't think putting the version
anywhere other than the first page of the app is going to help much.  If
someone can't find the version on the first page, they are likely to have
problems finding it in the path or executable name.  It is a potential
area for a synchronization problem, which would cause more confusion.

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A: Yes.
 > Q: Are you sure?
 >> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
 >>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?

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