bug in makefiles?

Sergey Okhapkin sos@prospect.com.ru
Sun Oct 5 23:49:00 GMT 1997

Tim Newsham wrote:
>    I noticed that after building the cdk, if I do a
> "make clean" in the obj/winsup directory and then do
> a make, I get a binary that is about 250-300k bigger,

run "make CFLAGS=-O2 CXXFLAGS=-O2".

> and that does not behave properly.  In particular processes
> using the bigger dll do not seem to catch signals sent
> to them properly.  I can give a more detailed example
> with a test cause showing the broken behavior if necessary.

Looks like a gcc bug. Cygwin.dll compiled without -O2 option sometimes crashes on bash's exit.

Sergey Okhapkin, http://www.lexa.ru/sos
Moscow, Russia
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