1.7.1 release date?

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Thu Dec 3 08:38:00 GMT 2009

On Dec  3 03:16, Charles Wilson wrote:
> Charles Wilson wrote:
> > Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >> 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?
> > 
> > mkshortcut from cygutils. However, there was recently reported a bug in
> > the cygwin-1.7 version of cygutils, specifically in mkshortcut:
> > http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2009-11/msg00843.html''
> > 
> > I haven't had time to track it down yet
> Fixed in cygutils-1.4.1-2, thanks to Dave's patch.

Thanks Dave, Thanks Chuck!

I don't think we should change setup for 1.7.1 to do all this via script,
but we should keep it in mind for the near future of setup.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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