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From: Jon Turney <>
To: "" <>,
	"Schulman, Andrew" <>
Subject: Re: replacing a previous package verson
Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2022 15:33:33 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 11/04/2022 14:45, Andrew Schulman via Cygwin-apps wrote:
>> After all this time I feel that I should know the answer to this, but here
>> goes.
>> I have fish-3.4.1-1, a bugfix release. I want it to replace fish-3.4.0-1,
>> leaving fish-3.3.1-1 as the previous release.
>> What's the best way to do this? Should I create override.hint, with
>> keep: 3.3.1-1
>> replace-versions: 3.4.0-1
>> ? This seems as though it might be right, but one question I have is, will
>> override.hint persist in future releases unless I replace it?
> Or, should I just set
> prev: 3.3.1-1
> in fish.cygport, and let cygport and calm handle it from there?

The explicit 'prev/test/curr: <version>' lines which could appear in 
setup.hint aren't supported anymore (see [1]), since there are now 
different, hopefully better and less ambiguous ways of conveying that 


  reply	other threads:[~2022-04-11 14:34 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-04-11 13:02 Andrew Schulman
2022-04-11 13:45 ` Andrew Schulman
2022-04-11 14:33   ` Jon Turney [this message]
2022-04-11 13:49 ` Jon Turney
2022-04-11 15:34   ` Andrew Schulman

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