Although advertised on a different Cygwin mailing list ...

Corinna Vinschen
Wed Jan 28 20:32:00 GMT 2015

On Jan 28 11:43, Achim Gratz wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin <at>> writes:
> > It has the unfortunate side-effect that downgrading packages is not
> > possible anymore, and worse, the package could be silently removed.
> > That's a teeny little bit more exciting action than I anticipated with
> > my change.
> With your second patch the orphan removal works again (correctyl as far as I
> could test it).  Sorry, can't help with the downgrade scenario, I don't have
> any "prev" packages in my setup.ini and would need to set up a test
> installation.

Even downgradfing from "test" to "curr" will do its worst :-P


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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