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From: Brian Inglis <>
Subject: Re: [ITA] duplicity
Date: Wed, 6 Apr 2022 17:40:35 -0600	[thread overview]
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On 2022-04-06 16:10, Libor Ukropec wrote:
> I'd like to offer to adopt maintenance of duplicity (Encrypted 
> bandwidth-efficient backup system)
> Information from - """The last stable 0.7 
> release is *0.7.19*, released Apr 19, 2019""", while cygwin contains 
> 0.7.11 from 2017
> Updated cygport:

You need to define BUILD_REQUIRES and list all Cygwin packages needed to 
build this package:

Use BUILD_REQUIRES+=" ..." for additional lines of packages.

> Updated build:


You can clone the repo for the original files, checkout a playground 
branch, commit your changes and patches (and any extra source files), 
define the upstream playground branch, and push your changes there, 
which will run Scallywag CI under Github Actions (or Appveyor if you 
configure that cygport option).

> Please note for successful installation the python 2.7 fasteners package 
> is required, not yet in cygwin, I plan to offer [ITP] for it:
> cygport:
> build:

Need to support python3/39 now: see python package cygports in 
cygwin-packages repos as above!

> Python standard library provides a lock for threads (both a reentrant 
> one, and a non-reentrant one, see below). Fasteners extends this, and 
> provides a lock for processes, as well as Reader Writer locks for both 
> threads and processes.
> This library (in newer version) is also present in LInux distributions, 
> e.g. Ubuntu:

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

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  reply	other threads:[~2022-04-06 23:40 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-04-06 22:10 Libor Ukropec
2022-04-06 23:40 ` Brian Inglis [this message]
2022-04-07 19:39   ` Libor Ukropec
2022-04-07 22:26     ` Libor Ukropec
2022-04-07 23:44       ` Brian Inglis
2022-04-10 18:26         ` Libor Ukropec
2022-04-12  0:09           ` Libor Ukropec
2022-04-12 13:10             ` Jon Turney
2022-04-12 19:24               ` Libor Ukropec
2022-04-12 16:56             ` Achim Gratz

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