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Re: Setup and Mintty
On 17 November 2011 17:17, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> the latest setup sources implement the mintty desktop and start menu
> shortcuts. ÂSo, afaics, if you would just change the mintty package
> so that it doesn't install its own shortcuts, we could update setup
> on sourceware to the new version.
A shortcut-less mintty package is here:
As I'd mentioned before, I think the changeover needs to go like this:
1. Add Base category to mintty's setup.hint.
2. Wait a day for mirrors to catch up.
3. Upload new setup.exe.
4. Upload shortcut-less mintty package.
Without step 2, setup.exe might end up creating shortcuts to a
> Is there anything else missing?
I suspect the manual and FAQ need a few tweaks.