[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: cygutils 1.4.16-8 (Test)

Takashi Yano takashi.yano@nifty.ne.jp
Wed Nov 3 13:04:05 GMT 2021


On Wed,  3 Nov 2021 02:59:38 -0700
Mark Geisert wrote:
> The following packages have been uploaded to the Cygwin distribution:
> 
> * cygutils-1.4.16-8
> * cygutils-extra-1.4.16-8
> * cygutils-x11-1.4.16-8
> 
> This update fixes a couple issues with getclip and putclip, namely:
> 1) Mistakenly assuming charset is always UTF-8,
> 2) Opening and closing the clipboard multiple times (putclip only),
>    sometimes causing ERROR_ACCESS_DENIED.
> Thanks to Takashi Yano for bug reports with testcases, and especially
> the patches!
> 
> This update also provides a new feature: robust copy/paste between
> 32-bit and 64-bit Cygwin environments, provided both are running
> 3.3.0 (Test) or higher.

I have tested the 1.4.16-8 (Test) and confirmed the following cases
work as expected.

1) Charset conversion under locale other than UTF-8.
2) putclip error.
3) 32-bit and 64-bit inter-operability.

Thanks much.

-- 
Takashi Yano <takashi.yano@nifty.ne.jp>


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