[ANNOUNCEMENT] pkgconf 1.6.0-1

Yaakov Selkowitz yselkowitz@cygwin.com
Fri Mar 8 21:35:00 GMT 2019

The following packages have been uploaded to the Cygwin distribution:

* pkgconf-1.6.0-1
* libpkgconf3-1.6.0-1
* libpkgconf-devel-1.6.0-1
* pkg-config-1.6.0-1

pkgconf is a program which helps to configure compiler and linker flags
for development frameworks.  It is an alternative and replacement to

With this release, we follow the lead of other distros which have
switched to this implementation.  The pkg-config command is replaced by
a symlink to pkgconf, and the various $TARGET-pkg-config commands
replaced by scripts.  Cross-compiling "personality" files are included
for *-w64-mingw32.


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