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Re: MySQL build failure on latest cygwin (7/3/2006)
- From: Christopher Faylor <cgf-no-personal-reply-please at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 4 Jul 2006 12:40:37 -0400
- Subject: Re: MySQL build failure on latest cygwin (7/3/2006)
- References: <000301c69f76$e95be970$6401a8c0@xps>
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Tue, Jul 04, 2006 at 10:34:08AM -0400, Dave wrote:
>Hello. I have built the MySQL client on cygwin in the past (sorry, don't
>remember the release numbers but until yesterday my latest was from a year
>ago). I use the linux tarball, and build just the client.
>Yesterday, I tried this with both the current (5.0) and previous (4.1)
>MySQL releases. The make step fails because the preprocessor is complaining
>because neither the a 4 byte int or long. This makes no sense as I'm
>running on a P4 Win XP machine. I tried just forcing the preprocessor
>#define but that just caused other problems.
Wouldn't it make a whole lot of sense to have included the actual error
that you're seeing rather than "the preprocessor is complaining because
neither the a 4 byte int or long"
Do you REALLY expect someone to make sense out of that?
>I did a fulll cygwin install yesterday (7/3/06) from the kernel.org mirror,
>and it worked without a problem.
>I realize that this is a MySQL problem (and have posted it there), but
>given that I was able to compile version 5 a few days ago, with the same
>source, it seems as though it's clearly something happening in the cygwin
At this point, it isn't clear that there actually is a problem. Please
provide more details.
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