setup.ini has multiple "prev" entries ... Why?

Houder houder@xs4all.nl
Sun Nov 5 14:37:00 GMT 2017


On 2017-11-05 13:48, Houder wrote:
> Hi John (Turney),
> 
> After I had downloaded and exercised setup version 2.882, I noticed
> that setup.ini has multiple (2?) "prev" entries per package ...
> 
> Why? Did I miss one of your announcements mentioning this change?

See https://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-apps/2017-11/msg00007.html

where Jon wrote:

> From: Jon Turney <jon dot turney at dronecode dot org dot uk>
> To: cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
> Date: Fri, 3 Nov 2017 13:38:03 +0000

> I deployed this calm change today.

Being 2 days ago ...

> I think that no-one should notice anything, apart from setup now
> offering another choice of older versions for some packages.

Jon, you would have lost the bet (in case you would have put a bet
on this).

Regards,

Henri

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