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Subject: Re: Deprecate Cygwin

Re: Deprecate Cygwin

From: Dominik Riebeling <>
Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2012 20:34:33 +0100

On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 7:39 AM, Jens Arnold <> wrote:
> The main reason why I can't use rbutil here isn't that it's a GUI
> application, but that rbutil doesn't handle more than one target easily (did
> this change recently?).

No. It's a use case I didn't have in my mind :) However, writing a
tool to do so based on the Rockbox Utility TTS code shouldn't be hard,
assuming that it can access rockbox-info.txt for each build. I hope to
find some time to give it a try (I want a command line tool for
creating talk / voice files since quite a while)

Either way, I'm not proposing to remove support for Cygwin -- just to
make it clearer for people not familiar with the project that it's
likely to be broken by deprecating it.

 - Dominik
Received on 2012-10-30

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