1.18 failed in Win 98

Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com
Wed Jan 31 06:51:00 GMT 2001

On Wed, Jan 31, 2001 at 12:27:58AM -0600, Mumit Khan wrote:
>On Tue, 30 Jan 2001, Topas wrote:
>> I just install cygwin-1.1.8 in Windows 98SE
>> but everything is strange.
>> rxvt, vi were failed!
>> >vi
>> C:\CYGWIN\BIN\VI.EXE: *** 2. unable to allocate heap, heap_chunk_size
>> 1073741824, Win32 error 8
>That's a whopping 1GB, coming from heap_chunk_in_mb setting! Just to make
>sure, did you reboot after you installed 1.1.8 to make sure no older DLL
>is getting in the way (I know you don't have duplicate versions of cygwin
>dll, shown by cygcheck, but this is W98 after all). 

I did set the heap chunk size to 1GB in 1.1.8.

I haven't officially announced this yet, are you people just polling sources.redhat.com
or something?  I guess this explains why the bandwidth is always pegged there.


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