New on sourceware: libbz2_0-1.0.2-1

Charles Wilson
Tue Apr 9 21:12:00 GMT 2002


To update your system, you MUST download the
NEW setup.exe -- ONLY version "2.194.2.x" and
newer will work.  Older versions will have
problems parsing the library package name

Use the LATEST setup.exe.  You have been warned.


The libbz2_0-1.0.2-1 package has added to the cygwin distribution.
It contains the bzip2 DLL "cygbz21.0.dll" which corresponds to the
bzip2-1.0.2-1 package.  See the bzip2-1.0.2-1 announcement for more

Chuck Wilson

To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link
on the web page.  This downloads setup.exe to
your system.  Save it and run setup, answer the questions and pick
up 'libbz2_0' from the 'Libs' category.  You may need to
click the "Full" button if it doesn't show up.  You might want to
make sure you update/install BOTH of the following packages:

Note that downloads from (aka aren't
allowed due to bandwidth limitations.  This means that you will need
to find a mirror which has this update.

In the US,
is a reliable high bandwidth connection.

In Japan, is already

In DK, is usually up-to-date.

If one of the above doesn't have the latest version of this package
you can either wait for the site to be updated or find another

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