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Re: execute of pthreads-2001-07-03 fails
- To: Scott Rowe <scott at el dot dms dot moore dot com>, pthreads-win32 at sources dot redhat dot com
- Subject: Re: execute of pthreads-2001-07-03 fails
- From: reentrant <reentrant at yahoo dot com>
- Date: Mon, 9 Jul 2001 12:29:20 -0700 (PDT)
At the moment it appears to be a zip file and not an exe. Rename it to .zip
and unzip it as usual and it should work. That error and "illegal instruction"
seem pretty common when a file is not actually an exe but named as one.
--- Scott Rowe <email@example.com> wrote:
> when I download and run the pthreads-2001-07-03.exe file, I
> get the DOS error message: "Program too big to fit in memory"
> the previous release runs and unpacks fine. Do you know what
> could be wrong?
> Thank you.
> Scott Rowe
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