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Re: Mingw and w32api package names.
Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 11, 2001 at 11:54:46AM -0400, Earnie Boyd wrote:
> >Shortly I'll be releasing new packages for MinGW and w32api. The
> >current file name for MinGW isn't really reflective of the package name
> >itself. I would like to use mingw-runtime-$(VERSION)-$(CYGRELEASE) for
> >the name. I would also like to use w32api-$(VERSION)-$(CYGRELEASE) for
> >the w32api package name. This is more consistent with the packaging and
> >is more consistent with the way the packages are distributed by the
> >MinGW team. Comments or objections?
> I'm sure that this it will confuse the current version of setup if you
> call this mingw-runtime. How are you planning on dealing with the
In what way will setup be confused?
Would copying the current version to the new name format help, leaving
the older name in place?
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