[1.7] packaging problem? Both /usr/bin/ and /usr/lib/ are non-empty

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Mon May 4 05:04:00 GMT 2009


On Mon, May 04, 2009 at 05:51:58AM +0100, Fergus wrote:
> >>Just noticed that after the recent unison upgrade there exists a file
> >> 	/usr/bin/unison
> >>Also just noticed (but this must have occurred a while ago - 30/03/09
> >>maybe, the date of a TeX upgrade?) that there now exists a directory
> >> 	/usr/lib/texmf/
> >>with deep non-empty subdirectory structure.  Is it the case for [1.7]
> >>that both /usr/bin/ and /usr/lib/ should be empty as for [1.5]?
> >>
> >>Possibly the texmf/ packaging issue has been corrected in subsequent
> >>upgrades and so /usr/lib/texmf/ can be deleted without compromising
> >>functionality; but I think the appearance of /usr/bin/unison is very
> >>new.
>
> >How about humoring our need for details by providing cygcheck output
> >as mentioned at http://cygwin.com/problems.html ?
>
> Sorry. Attached.

For the future: there's no need to bzip the attachment.  That makes it harder
to read.

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