cygwin (self-compiled) does not run (Re: cygwin patch&test workflow?)

Corinna Vinschen
Tue Oct 20 18:29:00 GMT 2009

On Oct 20 19:19, Andy Koppe wrote:
> 2009/10/20 Dave Korn:
> > Thomas Wolff wrote:
> >> Can anyone reproduce this (with a setup.exe-installed src package, to be
> >> consistent)?
> >
> >  I don't have time to try this right now, but if you haven't got to the
> > bottom of it in the next 48hrs or so I'll be able to find a bit of space to
> > test it.
> I reproduced the issue with the 1.7.0-62 source. Meanwhile, cvs is working fine.
> Dave, isn't this the issue with using the latest gcc you fixed thusly:
> 2009-10-04  Dave Korn
>         * (CFLAGS): Add -mno-use-libstdc-wrappers.
> My sources tell me that 1.7.0-62 came out the day before that.

Just as a side-note for Thomas, it's always a good idea to build from
CVS since that's the source used for further development anyway.
Patches against older sources tend to provoke collisions with other,
already applied changes.


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