slow startup after upgrade

Eric Blake
Fri Feb 27 01:50:00 GMT 2015

On 02/26/2015 03:31 PM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Feb 26 14:19, Eric Blake wrote:
>> On 02/26/2015 01:24 PM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>>>> Fixes are in snapshots, as well as test releases (currently 1.7.35-0.4)
>>>>> which can be installed with setup*.exe.
>>>> Hmmm... says:
>>>> You cannot use Cygwin Setup to install a snapshot.
>>> Hmmm... maybe you should try to read Yaakov's entire sentence?
>> Or maybe his point was that we need to update the FAQ wording now that
>> it is out of date and no longer matching reality.
> I don't understand.  It's still not possible to install a snapshot with
> setup.  What's wrong with the FAQ entry?

Oh, I was equating test releases (1.7.35-0.4) with snapshots (since each
test release has matched a particular snapshot), but I guess you are
distinguishing between them (since we have a lot more snapshots than
what gets promoted to test release).  So maybe all we need is something
along the lines of:

In general, snapshots cannot be installed via setup; however, there have
been cases of a snapshot promoted to a test release that can be
installed using the 'Experimental' know within setup.

Eric Blake   eblake redhat com    +1-919-301-3266
Libvirt virtualization library

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