Setup.exe update confusion

Larry Hall (Cygwin)
Thu Aug 5 16:37:00 GMT 2010

On 8/5/2010 12:24 PM, David Balažic wrote:
> On 5 August 2010 18:00, Larry Hall (Cygwin)
> <>  wrote:
<>  Thanks.

> I started it again, and now the Pending view is empty.

Ah, problem solved! ;-)

> The first time it had arj as the first package. I doubt anything depends on
> arj.

Package dependencies aren't alphabetically ordered.

> The first time I also tried different mirrors. With same result (lot
> of packages in Pending).
> Now I again tried 2 different mirrors and both show no packages Pending.
> I did not install anything on the first occasion, I canceled the Setup.
> I'm even more confused now...

Yeah, I can't explain what you saw and now all that's left is the story
of the smoking gun.  Well, I guess we'll hear about this again if it's
more than a passing issue.

Larry Hall                    
RFK Partners, Inc.                      (508) 893-9779 - RFK Office
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Holliston, MA 01746


A: Yes.
> Q: Are you sure?
>> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
>>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?

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