[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: popt-1.18-1

Marco Atzeri via Cygwin-announce cygwin-announce@cygwin.com
Wed Jan 6 06:26:36 GMT 2021


promoted to stable

On 31.12.2020 13:57, Marco Atzeri wrote:
> Test version 1.18-1 of
> 
>      popt
>      libpopt0
>      libpopt-common
>      libpopt-devel
> 
> have been uploaded for cygwin.
> 
> CHANGES
> This is a new upstream release, with improvements and bugfixes:
> http://lists.rpm.org/pipermail/rpm-announce/2020-June/000079.html
> 
> DESCRIPTION
> This is the popt(3) command line option parsing library. While it
> is similar to getopt(3), it contains a number of enhancements, including:
> 
>          1) popt is fully reentrant
>          2) popt can parse arbitrary argv[] style arrays while
>             getopt(3) makes this quite difficult
>          3) popt allows users to alias command line arguments
>          4) popt provides convenience functions for parsing strings
>             into argv[] style arrays
> 
> HOMEPAGE
> http://rpm.org/
> https://github.com/rpm-software-management/popt/releases
> 
> Regards
> 
> Marco Atzeri
> 
> If you have questions or comments, please send them to the
> cygwin mailing list at: cygwin (at) cygwin (dot) com .


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