This is the mail archive of the cygwin mailing list for the Cygwin project.

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]
Other format: [Raw text]

Re: We need steenking patches (Re: Cygwin kill utility...)

On Apr 10 05:58, Andrey Repin wrote:
> Greetings, Steven Penny!
> > On Wed, Apr 9, 2014 at 11:50 AM, Warren Young wrote:
> >> If you think web code repository searching and a public bug tracker are
> >> primary barriers to contribution, you aren't being honest with yourself.
> >> They are nice, but not necessary.
> > I am honest with myself. I, as everyone have limited time.
> Seems like the limit on your time is very laxed.
> For the time you wrote all the posts to this list, I've downloaded whole
> Cygwin /cvs/src, found the offended string, patched the file, and it took me 2
> days to rebuild it only because I wasn't familiar with out-of-the tree build
> system. (Had to read building instructions first, yeah...)
> Now, I'm a happy owner of a custom cygpath that doesn't annoy me with
> insignificant warnings.

Wanna send the patch to cygwin-patches(*)?


(*) I vaguely recall some discussion about cygpath warnings but I
    forgot the details...

Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat

Attachment: pgp47fJSST3qV.pgp
Description: PGP signature

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]