rebaseall [1.7]: cyggcc_s-1.dll error

Christopher Faylor
Tue Jun 29 15:29:00 GMT 2010

On Tue, Jun 29, 2010 at 04:51:37PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>On Jun 29 10:40, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> On Tue, Jun 29, 2010 at 08:35:53AM -0600, Eric Blake wrote:
>> >On 06/29/2010 08:34 AM, Charles Wilson wrote:
>> >> Eric Blake wrote:
>> >>> Phooey.  dash now depends on cyggcc_s-1.dll, so rebaseall needs to be
>> >>> taught to add this library to the list of exemptions (similar to
>> >>> cygwin1.dll).
>> >> 
>> >> Or dash could be rebuilt using -static-libgcc.  It's not like dash needs
>> >> to worry about throwing C++ exceptions across DLL boundaries, and if
>> >> dash is meant to be a /bin/sh implementation (even if cygwin still uses
>> >> bash for that), then IMO it ought to be -- insofar as is possible --
>> >> statically linked.
>> >
>> >OK, I'm now trying to figure out how to add -static-libgcc into my
>> >cygport file.  Look for an updated dash later today...
>> In the meantime, you might want to consider linking dash with -static-libgcc.
>There's a good chance that Eric will have bad dreams about hundreds
>of tiny static libgcc's biting and clawing there way into his house
>tonight, and all he has for defense is a single gcc4 knife...

I picture little libgcc's carrying balloons which they rapidly rub on
their bodies, holding out their fingers to zap the unwary...


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