Fossil 1.30 [Was: Group execute permission regression (??): causing problem in fossil.]

Corinna Vinschen
Mon Feb 9 13:43:00 GMT 2015

On Feb  9 11:10, Jan Nijtmans wrote:
> 2015-02-09 10:23 GMT+01:00 Corinna Vinschen <>:
> > No worries.  I guess I should revamp the FAQ to add a more generic
> >
> >   Why do my files have certain group permissions and chmod doesn't help?
> >
> > entry.  I just didn't expect that this change would create problems with
> > other tools than ssh or rlogin :|
> A fix for this has been committed in upstream fossil now, pity that it just
> missed fossil 1.30. This brings me to the following:
> Latest Cygwin-packaged fossil is version 1.29, while fossil 1.30 came out
> 3 weeks ago. I could prepare a patch for 1.30, if desired. Since 1.29 has
> the same problem, I would like to find a new 1.30 version with this fix
> to be available soon.

Let's ask the maintainer.  Jari, ping?


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat
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