counting down to 1.3.0

Christopher Faylor
Mon Mar 26 11:02:00 GMT 2001

On Mon, Mar 26, 2001 at 01:52:55PM -0500, Earnie Boyd wrote:
>Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> I think that we have addressed all of the problems that I know of with the
>> current CVS version of cygwin.
>> I'd like to have two things happen before I make a new release:
>> 1) Corinna has some very minor changes to mmap to make things work
>>    better with new versions of gcc.
>> 2) I'd like to resolve the newlib/cygwin pthreads issues and get
>>    Rober Collins' latest patches into cygwin.
>> Is there anything else outstanding that I should know about?  The only
>> thing that I am not sure about is the CYGWIN=title problem.  Looking at
>> the code, I don't see why it should be failing but I don't exactly know
>> how it used to work, so maybe it has either been broken for a while or
>> it is working as designed.
>> Does anyone use this option?  Can anyone verify that it is either broken
>> or working?
>IIRC, you're problem was with W95 and also IIRC it always left the last
>operation in the title when going to the command prompt.  It's been more
>than two years since I last used Cygwin on W95.  I seem to recall that
>the first occurrence of the window title changing was B19.  Is it really
>worth an effort to change this?

Yeah, it's hardly an important feature but I wanted to make sure that
it hadn't suffered in this release.  If it is the same as previous releases
then... nevermind...


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