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mintty needs a patch

I was trying to build mintty from its src package today. As a heads-up
for whoever next tries to build the package, I get the following error
on either 32 or 64 bit:

gcc -c -MMD -MP -DTARGET=x86_64-pc-cygwin -DNDEBUG -std=gnu99 -include std.h -Wall -Wextra -Wundef -Werror -mtune=atom -fomit-frame-pointer -O2 wintext.c windres --preprocessor 'gcc -E -xc -DRC_INVOKED -MMD -MP -DTARGET=x86_64-pc-cygwin -DNDEBUG' res.rc res.o
wintext.c: In function âwin_textâ:
wintext.c:522:13: error: array subscript is above array bounds [-Werror=array-bounds]
  if (!fonts[nfont]) {
cc1: all warnings being treated as errors
Makefile:117: recipe for target 'wintext.o' failed
make: *** [wintext.o] Error 1

This can at least be made into a warning by taking off -Werror, but it looks
like it might be a real off-by-one. Our neighbors over at MSYS2 have a patch
(the packaging repo there has a BSD 3-clause license) to change FONT_MAXNO
in wintext.c from 0x1F to 0x20.


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