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

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis@SystematicSw.ab.ca
Thu Nov 4 20:08:41 GMT 2021

On 2021-11-04 02:47, Mark Geisert wrote:
> Hi Thomas,
> Thomas Wolff wrote:
>> Am 04.11.2021 um 05:31 schrieb Mark Geisert:
>>> Takashi Yano via Cygwin wrote:
>>>> 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

>>>> 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.

>> I was trying to check changes, and clipboard handling, but the 
>> contents of the source packages is identical; files are from 2017‽

> Yes, an artifact of how Charles (original author) set up package 
> builds. One has to do a 'cygport cygutils.cygport prep' step to apply 
> patches to get the most up-to-date source.

	$ cygport cygutils.cygport get prep	#	[nit]

it's also checked in to cygwin-apps:


Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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