Bug fix and enchantment[*] in cygpath.cc

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Thu May 17 12:13:00 GMT 2007


On Thu, May 17, 2007 at 01:07:52PM +0100, Dave Korn wrote:
>On 14 May 2007 11:56, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> On May 12 15:47, Ilya Bobir wrote:
>>>>>[...]
>>>>>	* cygpath.cc (get_long_name): Fallback to get_long_path_name_w32impl.
>>>>> 	Properly null-terminate 'buf'.
>>>[...]
>>>I've submitted this patch on 30.07.2006, but it seems that the bug still
>>>exists in cygwin-1.5.24-2 that was released on 31.01.2007.
>>>I can see that HEAD CVS brunch contains the fix.
>>>
>>>Why is that so?  Is it some kind of mistake?
>> 
>>No, the patch has gone into CVS HEAD, but the current releases are
>>taken from the cr-0x5f1 branch.  CVS HEAD is not yet ready for prime
>>time.
>
>Is there a summary of the branches and what they're for anywhere?

The branches aren't for public consumption, so no.

cgf



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