Gerrit P. Haase
Sat Oct 2 12:29:00 GMT 2004
I have updated GLib, the low-level core library that forms the basis for
projects such as GTK+ and GNOME to version 2.4.6.
The GLib library provides data structure handling for C, portability
wrappers, and interfaces for such runtime functionality as an event
loop, threads, dynamic loading, and an object system. Canonical
This is a bugfix release.
GLib now uses dlopen().
Overview of Changes from GLib 2.4.5 to GLib 2.4.6
* Bug fixes [Matthias Clasen, Ray Strode]
* New and updated translations (mn,nb)
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. Save it and run setup, answer the questions and pick up
'glib2' from the 'Libs' category, if you install it for the first
time, click on the 'skip' field next to 'glib2' until '2.4.6-1' is
Note that downloads from sources.redhat.com (aka cygwin.com) aren't
allowed due to bandwidth limitations. This means that you will need
to find a mirror which has this update, please choose the one nearest to
If you want to make a point or ask a question the Cygwin mailing
list is the appropriate place.
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