Thu Jul 30 06:15:07 GMT 2020
On 30.07.2020 06:57, Allen Hewes via Cygwin wrote:
> I have a few Python packages built (and very minor change) for Python 3.8, but before I follow the directions for package contributions, I have a few questions:
> 1. I am only running cygport --64 <PYTHON-PACKAGE>.cygport all-test, is there anything else I should do? I have a local "test" repo I use to get them installed via Cygwin Setup.
> 2. I am using the --64 arg to cygport because I don't have a 32-bit install of Cygwin, must I get a 32-bit Cygwin install running so I can make 32-bit packages (to be uploaded)?
on 64 bit the --64 is superfluos
You will need a 32 bit installation for the 32bit packages, but most are
"noarch" so you need to build only once
> 3. Is there decorum for this of work for Cygwin? Like a packagers mailing list?
cygwin-apps(at)cygwin(dot)com is for packagers
> 4. Do I or should I have a package mentor? Right now, I am "winging" it b/c my consumer is myself, but I'd like to know how the sausage is made so I Do It Right.
post on that list and we all try to mentor you
> The Python packages in the Python 3.8 flavor I have ready:
I am currently building from one source for at least 3.6, 3.7 and 3.8
have you looked on the previous source from Yaakov or some of my
last one ?
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