On Wednesday 12 March 2008 23:05, Weddington, Eric wrote:
> Hi Kieth,
> Is there a plan as to when 1.0.11 will no longer be a "preview" and
> become the standard version to install?
I'll have to defer to Cesar, for a definitive answer to this; what's
been posted so far seems to be reasonably production ready, but we
still lack an integrated installer for it. I have some ideas for this
myself, so if no one beats me to it, I may put that together over the
1) FTR, the spelling of my name is one of the myriad exceptions to the
so called `I before E, except after C' "rule".
2) A recent thread on the MinGW-MSYS list has highlighted a problem with
the packaging of some components in the tech preview downloads arena;
some of the tarballs have been packaged with `usr/...' specified as the
installation path. This breaks the installation, if the user uses any
archiving tool, other than MSYS' own tar command, to install them, so
they do need to be repackaged; (I've filed a bug report, to that