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RE: Can't build cygwin from CVS: configure error

> From: Igor Pechtchanski
> Sent: Saturday, October 11, 2003 9:14 PM

> > Simply "cvs co winsup; mkdir ../build; cd ../build;
> > ../src/winsup/configure --prefix=/usr/install --enable-debugging -v;
> > make", and you should be good to go.  If you need to do anything else,
> > it's a bug.
> Umm, sorry, I think I had too many "../"s there: that should have been
> "cvs co winsup; mkdir build; cd build; ../src/winsup/configure
> --prefix=/usr/install --enable-debugging -v; make".  BTW, you don't have
> to do it in / -- I do it in /usr/src/cygwin-cvs, FWIW.
> 	Igor

 =-)  Well, eventually it did work with the root level configure.
The reason I aimed at that one was that the FAQ told me to go for it.

Having instructions and "the real life situation" not match each other makes
me go nuts ;-) .
 A simple README and/or a Makefile could've helped a lot.

I'll be investigating gdb and the possibilities with this dll.

/Hannu E K Nevalainen, B.Sc. EE - 59?16.37'N, 17?12.60'E
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