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Re: strings failing
- From: Gerry Reno <grenoml at yahoo dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Cc: grenoml at yahoo dot com
- Date: Tue, 2 Sep 2003 13:14:38 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Re: strings failing
Of course. I just started a new shell and things seem to be working
correctly now. I must have changed some define that got things
--- Igor Pechtchanski <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Tue, 2 Sep 2003, Gerry Reno wrote:
> > Has anyone seen behavior like this:
> > On Cygwin 1.3.18 I am seeing strange failures with trying to use
> > strings. Strings does not seem able to see some files yet 'ls'
> > them, 'od -cx' shows them. Also gcc has similar problem in that it
> > reporting: no such file or directory on some compiles.
> > $strings /lib/libc.a
> > d:\mingw\bin\strings.exe: /lib/libc.a: No such file or directory
> > (This happens for any file in /lib)
> > Any ideas what may be causing strings to fail?
> > thx,
> > Gerry Reno
> You mean, aside from the fact that you aren't using Cygwin's
> MinGW programs aren't aware of Cygwin mounts. I suspect you're using
> MinGW gcc as well.
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