setup.exe command line options

Robert Collins robert.collins@itdomain.com.au
Wed Oct 31 17:45:00 GMT 2001


Got it working, not sure what was wrong. *shrug*.

Rob

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Robert Collins 
> Sent: Thursday, November 01, 2001 12:45 PM
> To: cygwin-developers@cygwin.com
> Subject: RE: setup.exe command line options
> 
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Christopher Faylor [ mailto:cgf@redhat.com ]
> > >
> > >Have you tested this? AFAICT the __argv is for -mconsole 
> > programs only,
> > >with the main prolog initialising them in the msvcrt dll 
> > init... which
> > >in setup is not happening. 
> > >
> > >Or, IOW, __argc and __argv have been meaningless on every test I've
> > >done.
> > 
> > Yes.  I tested it with -mwindows -mno-cygwin.  I couldn't 
> print to the
> > console in that case so I ran it under the debugger.
> 
> I'm only ever getting the program path, not the additional 
> arguments...
> I assume I'm doing something wrong?!
> 
> FWIW, I'm building on win32.
> 
> Rob
> 



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