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Re: Can someone please answer this question I've posted repeatedlyeven if it is just to say slag off

On Thu, 27 Feb 2003, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 26, 2003 at 12:02:24PM -0500, Jon A. Lambert wrote:
> >Does dumper.exe work?
> >I am unable to get the dumper utility to produce a core dump.
> >I have read the FAQ, the webpages and searched the mailing lists.
> >My cygwin.bat startup file contains the following:
> >  set CYGWIN=error_start=c:\cygwin\bin\dumper.bat
> >My dumper.bat file contains the following:
> >  dumper.exe -d %1 %2 %3
> >  pause
> If you do a "man dumper", you'll see the accepted way for using it.
> There is no need to create a .bat file.
> I don't know if this will help or not but you might as well use the
> tool the way the documentation recommends.
I think he was just using the batch to debug the problem (to see what 
dumper said before it closes). IMHO, this is actually a good idea 
(assuming once he gets it working and/or understands what he's doing 
wrong, he won't use the batch anymore).


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