[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: mintty 2.9.9

Thomas Wolff towo@towo.net
Sun Mar 24 23:36:00 GMT 2019


Hi Corinna,

Am 24.03.2019 um 19:19 schrieb Corinna Vinschen:
> On Mar 24 16:57, Thomas Wolff wrote:
>> Hi Achim,
>>
>> Am 16.03.2019 um 15:00 schrieb Achim Gratz:
>>> Thomas Wolff writes:
>>>> I have uploaded mintty 2.9.9 with the following changes:
>>> While you're at it, could you please stop using the release number "0" for your packages?
>> I had previously explained why I used to like this (native package, no
>> patches) and there had been no comments...
>>> That's supposed to be used for test packages only
>>> (if you want to make an effort to convey that in the package file name).
>> I don't see this documented anywhere.
>>> Proper releases should start with "1".
>>>
>>> https://cygwin.com/packaging-contributors-guide.html#updating
>> OK, I see *this* described now; I think it changed some time. Was there any
>> discussion about it?
>> Anyway, with maybe one more vote, I'll make the change.
> While you're at it, a mintty-debuginfo package may be pretty helpful.
Sorry, I neither know how to make use of such a package nor how to 
generate it or what it contains.
But I'd take a patch:)
Thomas

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