Using libcygwin.a for Visual C++ compiler

Hongwei CHU
Tue Aug 17 03:32:00 GMT 1999

I want to use Visual C++ 6.0 to compile one Unix application which was 
successfully compiled by cygwin-b20. I wrapped the cygwin1.dll to the MS 
import lib libcygwin.lib and transfered it to the linker together with 
Msvcrt.lib. This made the compilation successful. However, when I debugged 
the application until FOPEN, CYGWIN1.dll threw the execption and failed.
So, what 's wrong with it? Is it due to the incompatibility of the MS lib 
and cygwin lib? How can I solve the problem?

I would appreciate any kind of advice.


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