cygport − Cygwin source packaging tool
cygport [OPTIONS] CYGPORT_FILE COMMAND [COMMAND2 ...]
cygport is a utility for creating and building Cygwin software packages.
include the following:
build package for i686 Cygwin
build package for x86_64 Cygwin
enable debugging messages
The −−32 and −−64 options are mutually exclusive.
On Cygwin, if neither the −−32 nor −−64 options are enabled, the package will be built for the architecture on which cygport is run. On other systems, one of those options is required.
COMMAND may be
one or more of the following:
download upstream sources from Internet
create working directory, unpack sources and apply patches
run all compilation steps
run the package’s test suite, if one exists
install into a DESTDIR, and run post−installation steps
create binary and source packages
delete the working directory
run all of the above, excluding finish
See the included README file for further documentation.
Written by Yaakov Selkowitz for the Cygwin Ports project <http://sourceware.org/cygwinports/>.
Report bugs to <cygwin−ports−firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Copyright © 2013 Yaakov Selkowitz
This program comes with NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
You may redistribute copies of this program under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
For more information about these matters, see the file named COPYING.