1.7.1 release date?

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Sat Dec 5 20:52:00 GMT 2009

On Dec  5 14:10, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 05, 2009 at 07:34:51AM +0000, Dave Korn wrote:
> >Or we could use "release" for the first release, "release-2" for the
> >second release, "release-3" for the third release, "release-4" for the
> >fourth release, and so on.
> Or, we could have a formal discussion about totally changing the Cygwin
> release model and not hide it in a mailing list thread with the subject
> "1.7.1 release date" in a side thread about whimsical directory names.
> The notion of having Cygwin "releases" is something that has to be taken
> up with more than just the people in this mailing list.

You get it wrong.  We're not talking about multiple releases.  It's just
a way to make a plain and simple move to the one important release,
leaving behind the old release just as acurtesy for some users.  So
please move along.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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