quilt not working on FAT with cyg 1.7 due to cp -l

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Sun Feb 7 16:28:00 GMT 2010


On Sun, Feb 07, 2010 at 02:39:59PM +0100, Samuel Thibault wrote:
>quilt has stopped on FAT volumes with cygwin 1.7 because hard links are
>not emulated by cygwin any more and thus the cp -l calls and such done
>by quilt fail.

If quilt was relying on hardlinks on FAT then it was never actually
working right to begin with.

cgf

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