MSYS mode (continue)

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Fri Jul 26 16:37:00 GMT 2013


On Fri, Jul 26, 2013 at 06:12:05PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>I don't know if that's a problem for them, but this reminds me... maybe
>we can use the LD_PRELOAD mechanism in hookapi.cc for that?

I was thinking that we'd use something like that (re my use of PRELOAD
and your use of CW_HOOK) but, you're right.  Someone could potentially
implement MSYS.dll via LD_PRELOAD:

LD_PRELOAD=msys.dll

and then have msys.dll hook the functions that it is interested in using
via CW_HOOK.

cgf



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