Mark Levedahl wrote:

>                                                          However, the newer
> win32api is provided only for the current cygwin release series, which can
> be reliably identified by having dll version 1.7.x, while the older frozen
> releases (dll versions 1.6.x from redhat, 1.5.x open source) still have the
> older api as no updates are being made for the legacy version(s).

Ah.  That makes sense, thanks.

(For the future, if we wanted to diagnose an out-of-date win32api and
print a helpful message, I guess cygcheck would be the command to use.)
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