Mail Archives: cygwin-apps/2001/09/23/07:41:01
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From: "Gerrit P. Haase" <gp AT familiehaase DOT de>
To: <cygwin-apps AT cygwin DOT com>
Sent: Sunday, September 23, 2001 9:17 PM
Subject: Re: new 'temp' directory in CVS cinstall contains dependency
> Robert Collins schrieb am 2001-09-23, 20:29:
> >Where? I couldn't find a pointer for "update-setup" in the recent
> >history for cygwin-apps or -developers. I'll work on the presumtion
> >it is the script that reads setup.hint and the files and creates
> >setup.ini from that.
Hmm, htdig was being difficult methinks. Thanks for the reference.
> >>As I was setting up the category names I could hear the cygwin
> >>list voices asking "Why is gawk in the base category!!!??? I don't
> >>gawk! It sounds like someone is vomiting!" I'm wondering if our
> >>method will immediately prove that we really need something as
> >>sophisticated as rpm or apt.
> >Debian has gawk in base, because it's needed to operate some of the
> >update-foo scripts.
Thank you!. Ego is now being readjusted :]. Anyway, IMO this validates
my point about delegating the maintenance of this info to the
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