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Charles Wilson cygwin@cwilson.fastmail.fm
Tue Aug 13 19:26:00 GMT 2013

On 8/13/2013 2:09 PM, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
> For now, I think you'll have to add a wrapper script.

Which would cause issues (dos boxes, etc) when launching from a 
shortcut, unless you use run.exe or run2.exe.  With run2 (assuming the 
upcoming(?) release fixes the known issues), you can set environment 
vars directly in the xml script:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="us-ascii"?>
       <Set var="G_SLICE" value="always-malloc"/>
     <Target filename="/usr/bin/emacs.exe" startin="~">
       <Arg>...various stuff...</Arg>
       <Arg>...various stuff...</Arg>
       <Arg>...various stuff...</Arg>

...ought to work.  But there are still extant issues with run2 IIRC 
(been on vacation for a while so my memory from pre-vacation is still 


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