Cygwin package naming?

Christopher Faylor
Thu Sep 1 02:04:00 GMT 2011

On Wed, Aug 31, 2011 at 09:53:23PM -0400, Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
>On 8/31/2011 9:43 PM, Luke Kendall wrote:
>> Can someone with some official Cygwin standing tell me how the Cygwin
>> package names correspond with the "official" names of the packages, chosen
>> by the package owners? In other words, how are the Cygwin package names
>> determined? (My hope is that the "official" name is used, possibly with
>> "cygwin" added to it in some form.)
>Sorry, I have no badge and gun but perhaps I will do.

Larry, you don't need no steenking badge - as long a you have a gun.


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