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Re: Question about writing reports
- From: Corinna Vinschen <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2002 10:41:12 +0100
- Subject: Re: Question about writing reports
- References: <3C743EA8.1D1FD603@pobox.com>
On Wed, Feb 20, 2002 at 06:26:17PM -0600, Jonathan Hayward wrote:
> I posted an apparent bug report about gcc/Cygwin 1.3.9 aborting on
> function prototypes that worked flawlessly under gcc/RH. I tried to
> write a descriptive statement and included cygcheck output. It was
> posted about a week ago, and I haven't seen a reply yet. Is there
> further information I can post that will be useful in replying?
Sorry but, what reply do you expect? The error message is very
likely caused by a datatype not known by Cygwin. You changed the
Makefile to define __WINDOWS__ and __WIN32__. That's not the best
way to build a Cygwin binary since the package could use these
defines to include different headers and such. When compiling for
Cygwin, try the pure unixy way first. And you're talking about a
header `crypt.h'. You know that a header with that name already
exists in Cygwin, don't you?
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