Observation for ALL maintainers who provide dlls (was Re: question for perl maintainer)

James R. Phillips antiskid56-cygwin@yahoo.com
Fri Jul 8 18:24:00 GMT 2005

--- "Pierre A. Humblet" wrote:

> > The more I think about this, the more I believe that we shouldn't have
> > to continually tell users to run rebaseall.  Setting the base address
> > is something that should be done once, by the maintainer, not every
> > time a person installs a package.
> Amen, but before we setup a centralized database can we evaluate if
> --enable-auto-image-base suffices? For example, does it currently lead
> to any collision?

Is there a way to force this linker option with a configuration flag in g-b-s?

More information about the Cygwin-apps mailing list