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Re: Please test latest developer snapshot

On Feb 24 09:56, Chris Sutcliffe wrote:
> On 17 February 2011 07:04, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > Apart from your testing and our fixing of obvious bugs, the other item
> > holding up the release of Cygwin 1.7.8 is the imminent release of
> > Service Pack 1 for Windows 7. ÂIt seems unwise to release a new Cygwin
> > package just minutes before a Service Pack comes out. ÂGiven the latest
> > experience that even monthly fixes can come with a nice, hidden gift, I
> > rather wait for a couple of days and test with SP1 first.
> Just a heads up, I've been testing the latest snapshot on Win7SP1 x64
> and have not encountered any issues as of yet in my day-to-day use.

Thank you!  I'm running SP1 32 and 64 bit for a couple of days now, too.
But we all have different usage profiles so I appreciate to get this
kind of feedback.

If there's nothing else missing, I'm planning to release 1.7.8 on the
weekend or early next week.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Project Co-Leader          cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat

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