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Re: cygwin-setup & rebaseall
On Tue, 25 Oct 2005, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
> Plus, as Jason mentions, rebasing corrupts some DLLs. So, until a robust
> solution for that is found, automatically rebasing in setup.exe isn't such
> a hot idea.
So the curent assesment is :
- python - and similar tools can break - is so use rebase to fix it.
- rebase is broken - is lets not use it all the time.
[so it appears cygwin can always be in broken state - this is not good]
And Jason's post was in Feb-2002 - and things have been in this bad
state since a long time.
Mabe those broken packages now work now? - so this objection can be
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