Updated: expect-20021217-1

Christopher Faylor cygwin@cygwin.com
Tue Dec 17 19:41:00 GMT 2002

I've made a new version of expect available for downloading.  This
version is a refresh from the version of expect currently in CVS at
sources.redhat.com.  It is compiled against the latest available tcl
libraries available for cygwin -- tcl 8.3.  So, it should work ok with
the latest version of DejaGNU after gdb has been installed.  I'm still
working on properly making tcl/tk into a separate package so, for now,
expect needs the gdb package to work correctly since the gdb package
contains tcl/tk.  For this reason, I've marked gdb as a dependency of

To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the http://cygwin.com/ web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your
system.  Then, run setup and answer all of the questions.  expect is
located in the "Interpreters" category.  Click on this category to
install expect if it is not already installed.  If expect is already
installed, it will be updated automatically.

If you have questions or comments, please send them to the Cygwin
mailing list at: cygwin@cygwin.com .  I would appreciate it if you would
use this mailing list rather than emailing me directly.  This includes
ideas and comments about the setup utility or Cygwin in general.


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