cleaned up ancient initialization code in lib/cygwin_crt0.c

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Mon Jul 28 17:13:00 GMT 2008


On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 10:41:54AM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>On Jul 27 18:36, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> For Cygwin 1.7.x, I've cleaned up the ancient code in the file mentioned
>> in the subject which attempted to deal with old binaries that supplied
>> their own "user_data" information rather than using __cygwin_user_data.
>> That means that I've broken backwards compatibility with binaries that
>> were created before the millenium.
>> 
>> There are a few other places where we've done that in 1.7.x so I don't
>> feel bad about this at all but I thought I should document this fact
>> here regardless.
>
>Time to get rid of the v8 regexp functions?

Yes!

cgf



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