gdb4.18 make stops at link

Mumit Khan
Tue Nov 30 23:39:00 GMT 1999

Chris Faylor <> writes:
> >
> >I seem to have misspoken ... these functions are in user32, and that's
> >*always* linked in.
> It wasn't always linked in.  It used to only be linked in when you
> specified -mwindows.
> Possibly this is just a sign of somebody using an older compiler.
> Adding -luser32 should solve this problem, regardless.

Aaarghh! Thanks Chris. I keep on forgetting that Cygwin b20.1 comes
with a circa egcs-1.1 compiler, and that the "always -luser32" was
added since. 

Dave, don't worry about sending me the make.log now that we know that
your fix was indeed the correct one.


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