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Re: cygcc-1.dll: which package?
- From: "Larry Hall (Cygwin)" <reply-to-list-only-lh at cygwin dot com>
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- Date: Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:13:32 -0400
- Subject: Re: cygcc-1.dll: which package?
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On 04/16/2014 09:53 PM, Brandon Barker wrote:
I am trying to provide a binary that will require Cygwin to run. The
trick is, when I compile it on one system and run it on another,
certain dependencies may or may not be present. Although I thought I
did a thorough job on my test system, I'm missing cygcc-1.dll. When I
try to run my executable on a different system than the one it was
compiled on, I get the error:
error while loading shared libraries: cyggc-1.dll: cannot open shared
object file: No such file or directory
Both systems are using Cygwin64.
At first I thought this was probably libgcc, but it seems to not be
the case since I explicitly checked it, updated it, and got the same
When you're wondering what package contains something you're looking for,
consult the package search engine - <http://cygwin.com/packages/>. It will
tell you if there are any packages in the distro that have the file you're
searching for. In your case. see:
And remember, if you're actually distributing a binary, the GPL comes into
play. You have to provide sources for your app and for the parts of Cygwin
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