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Re: [RFD] ncurses update
Christopher Faylor wrote:
> I have no idea why this stopped working. I got the URL from a successful
> inspection of the file but then it stopped working.
> I've worked around the problem for now. You should be able to look at
Yep, and it works. (I just built a little mini-repository and ran the
script on it.) The result:
# This file is automatically generated. If you edit it, your
# edits will be discarded next time the file is generated.
# See http://cygwin.com/setup.html for details.
install: latest/ncurses/libncurses5/libncurses5-5.2-1.tar.bz2 181942
source: latest/ncurses/libncurses5/libncurses5-5.2-1-src.tar.bz2 250
install: latest/ncurses/libncurses6/libncurses6-5.2-1.tar.bz2 190045
source: latest/ncurses/libncurses6/libncurses6-5.2-1-src.tar.bz2 254
install: latest/ncurses/ncurses-5.2-6.tar.bz2 621100
source: latest/ncurses/ncurses-5.2-6-src.tar.bz2 1366078
install: latest/terminfo/terminfo-5.2-1.tar.bz2 170736
source: latest/terminfo/terminfo-5.2-1-src.tar.bz2 261953
since libncurses5 and libncurses6 are actually generated from source
packages whose archive name differs from their own, I've created tiny
"source" archives for them that just contain a README pointing to the
If there are no serious objections, I think I'll go with this.