[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: inetutils-1.3.2-8

Corinna Vinschen vinschen@redhat.com
Wed Nov 1 07:27:00 GMT 2000


I've updated the version of inetutils in cygwin/latest to 1.3.2-8.

Version 1.3.2-8 solves the following problems:

- Fix a syntax problem in iu-config.

- Check argv[0] for valid win32 application name in rlogin
  and in rsh. Avoid a possible segmentation fault in rshd.
  (Thanks to Steve O'Brien <steve.obrien@tradezone.co.uk>)

- Eliminate a busy loop from inetd.
  (Thanks to Chris Faylor <cgf@redhat.com>)

When updating inetutils, take care that inetd.exe and subsequent
processes don't run anymore.

To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the http://sources.redhat.com/cygwin web page.  This downloads setup.exe
to your system.

Run setup and answer all of the questions.  PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE
choose a mirror site for your download.  The 'sources.redhat.com' site
is badly overloaded.  The mirrors below have the latest version of
this package:

ftp://ftp.freesoftware.com/pub/sourceware/cygwin/ (US)
ftp://ftp.franken.de/pub/win32/develop/gnuwin32/cygwin/mirrors/cygnus
(Germany)
ftp://sunsite.org.uk/Mirrors/sourceware.cygnus.com/pub/cygwin/ (UK)

Note that if this is the first time that you've run the new GUI version
of setup, it will currently download the whole cygwin net release again.
After this point it will only download what is needed.

If you have questions or comments, please send them to the Cygwin
mailing list at:  cygwin@sources.redhat.com .  I would appreciate
if you would use this mailing list rather than emailing me directly.
This includes ideas and comments about the setup utility or Cygwin
in general.

If you want to make a point or ask a question the Cygwin mailing list is
the appropriate place.

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