[ITA] Git et al

Eric Blake eblake@redhat.com
Fri Jan 24 14:25:00 GMT 2014

On 01/15/2014 04:06 AM, Adam Dinwoodie wrote:
> On 13 January 2014 23:58, Adam Dinwoodie wrote:
>> On 13 January 2014 21:32, Eric Blake wrote:
>>> That said, while I don't have as much time for cygwin packaging, I
>>> still DO plan on using git on cygwin, so I at least want to make sure
>>> my use cases still work when upgrading to the build you just provided
>>> before we actually upload it.
>>> It may still be a few days before I can test that your new packaging
>>> works for me (I'd welcome a review from anyone else as well), but the
>>> overall idea of adopting the package from me seems reasonable.
>> There's already a known, fairly major problem with my build, reported by
>> Steven Penny[0].  I'm hoping to get a fix to that out tomorrow evening.
>> [0]: http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2014-01/msg00086.html
> There's a new build available at http://tastycake.net/~adam/cygwin/
> which resolves that issue.  If you want to give it a try and let me know
> how you get on, I'd be exceedingly grateful.

I've now had a chance to test this, and at least my use cases worked.  I
can't say I used ALL of git functionality, but what I did use shows that
your build is good.  Let's go ahead and pass the maintainer baton.

Eric Blake   eblake redhat com    +1-919-301-3266
Libvirt virtualization library http://libvirt.org

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