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Subject: RE: setup all ok now....
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Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2002 15:28:52 +1100
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From: "Robert Collins" <robert DOT collins AT itdomain DOT com DOT au>
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christopher Faylor [mailto:cgf AT redhat DOT com] 
> Sent: Wednesday, March 27, 2002 3:20 PM
> To: cygwin-apps AT cygwin DOT com
> Cc: cygwin-apps AT cygwin DOT com
> Subject: Re: setup all ok now....
> On Wed, Mar 27, 2002 at 03:15:53PM +1100, Robert Collins wrote:
> >I think we've done it. So Chuck, feel free to break everyone who's 
> >lagging behind :}..
> Shouldn't we wait a day or two and let the new setup.exe work 
> its way through the system?  I thought I saw one problem 
> mentioned today but I wasn't sure if it was the new setup.exe 
> or the old.

I think that waiting a day or two is essential, because otherwise
Chuck's packages will cause havoc. I forgot to avoid the use of sarcasm
- sorry.
> And then there's that twice (thrice?) reported bug where 
> setup.exe "accidentally" create a separate mirror directory.  
> Don't you hate it when your code creates additional directory 
> levels without your consent?
> :-)

Lol. Yeah, we should look at that. I've some ideas about random rude
names we could add! Seriously though, I don't' recall bug reports, just
many 'is this intentional', and 'will it use the old stuff', and 'how do
I downgrade'.


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