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Re: Please test latest snapshots 2013-11-20

2013-11-23 13:25 -05:00, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 23, 2013 at 05:11:23PM +0100, Denis Excoffier wrote:
>> On 2013-11-23 12:36, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>> we're planning to release Cygwin 1.7.26 next week.  It would be quite
>>> helpful if those of you comfortable to install snapshots would perform
>>> some last-minute testing.
>> I have no new (see below) problem to report with this latest snapshot
>> (20131123) itself,
> There is no 20131123 snapshot.
My mistake, sorry. Still a little bit more than 0.5 hour to create one however...
>> but it’s a pity that we cannot compile it under (itself and) the
>> latest cygwin packages (see
>>, seems related to the
>> new /usr/include/spawn.h).
>> On the other hand, using: - w32api-headers 3.0b_svn5935-1 instead of
>> 3.0.0-1 - w32api-runtime 3.0b_svn5935-1 instead of 3.0.0-1 -
>> mingw64-i686-headers 3.0b_svn5935-1 instead of 3.0.0-1 -
>> mingw64-i686-runtime 3.0b_svn5935-2 instead of 3.0.0-1 (i’m under
>> i686)
>> all is fine (in particular using the new gcc-4.8.2).
> As the above quoted issue states, if you are having problems building
> then please provide patches.
I was not able to do this until now.
> However, given that the problem regards a header file that that Corinna
> specifically mentioned as going away, it seems like that particular
> problem can no longer occur.
You must be talking about /usr/include/exceptions.h. I did remove it from
my system on the very first snapshot that removed it (see a similar
issue about /usr/include/process.h under Without
/usr/include/exceptions.h and with all 3.0.0-1 packages (see above)
included, i obtain the symptoms shown in and discussed in .


Denis Excoffier.

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