1.7.1 release date?

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Sun Dec 6 19:17:00 GMT 2009

On Sat, Dec 05, 2009 at 09:52:03PM +0100, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>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.

You're responding to the wrong person.  I wasn't the one who suggested a
"release-2", "release-3", etc.


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