New release time?

Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com
Thu Apr 10 18:32:00 GMT 2003


On Thu, Apr 10, 2003 at 07:29:47PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>On Thu, Apr 10, 2003 at 10:55:05AM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> There's that strange core dump of the latest ctags version (5.5) which
>> only happens in the CVS version of Cygwin, not in 1.3.22, so we introduced
>> a bug somewhere.  When the error happens, the stack is totally corrupted.
>> I'm trying to track that down.
>
>Urgh!  cygwin/regex/regex.h:
>
>  typedef off_t regoff_t;
>
>This means, the current Cygwin from CVS is using a 64bit regoff_t while
>the applications linked against up to 1.3.22 are using a 32bit regoff_t.
>
>FWIW, I think it's not necessary to actually have 64bit regoff_t so I'd
>think changing the typedef to always 32 bit
>
>  typedef _off_t regoff_t;
>
>will be ok.  Or am I wrong?

I think you're right.

cgf



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