1.7.1 release date?

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Tue Dec 1 18:35:00 GMT 2009

On Dec  1 13:11, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 01, 2009 at 07:08:11PM +0100, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >On Dec  1 18:44, Thomas Wolff wrote:
> >>    * What about the Cygwin.bat LANG setting? The last comment on this
> >>      was Andy voting for LANG rather than LC_CTYPE, which I can agree
> >>      with; several Linux distributions set LANG by default.
> >
> >I'm still not really convinced that it's necessary.  It would be a
> >simple change to setup.exe, but the content of cygwin.bat is hardcoded
> >into setup and I don't like the idea to set the language in the
> >installer tool.
> Maybe we should move cygwin.bat out of setup.exe and into cygwin itself
> at some point.

It would be a good thing to have the file in some package (cygwin or
base-files), but it's not just the cygwin.bat file, it's also the
desktop and menu shortcuts pointing to that file.  Do we have a tool
which allows to generate a shortcut with everything (cwd, icon, etc)
from the commandline?


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