problems compiling dev-src (Cygwin B20.1) on Linux

Tom Williams
Fri Dec 31 13:28:00 GMT 1999

Sorry.  I will read the doc and send a proper patch.



Chris Faylor <> on 12/06/99 01:47:03 PM

Please respond to

To:   Tom Williams/HQ/dssi,
Subject:  Re: problems compiling dev-src (Cygwin B20.1) on Linux

On Mon, Dec 06, 1999 at 01:10:31PM -0500, Chris Faylor wrote:
>On Sun, Dec 05, 1999 at 06:11:26PM -0800, Tom Williams wrote:
>>Hi!  I was trying to build Cygwin B20.1 from source (dev-src) on Linux
>>(2.2.13 kernel w/ glibc-2.1.2) in an attempt to build a Linux hosted,
>>targetted cross compiler based on gcc-2.95.2.
>>I found the file arscan.c would not compile due to some #ifdef coding for
>>portability in a certain function.
>>How should I send in the "patch" I made to get it to properly compile?
>Send the patch to the mailing list.
>I assume that it is small enough that it won't bother anyone.
I'm sorry.  This is not a patch.  Peruse past mailing list articles for
information on generating patches.  Hint:  You use diff.

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