cygwin gcc failure

Richard Campbell
Thu Mar 18 23:39:00 GMT 2004

>The symptom is pretty straight forward, on a straight command line of:
>gcc foo.c
>I get a pop up and a system log message which says:
>Application popup: cc1.exe - Application Error : The application failed 
>to initialize properly (0xc0000022). Click on OK to terminate the 

Try running cc1.exe and see if you get something like:

c:\cygwin\bin> bash
      6 [main] ? 3816 init_cheap: Couldn't reserve space for cygwin's heap,
Win32 error 487
c:\cygwin\bin\bash.exe (3816): *** AllocationBase 0x0, BaseAddress
0x616E0000, RegionSize 0x1AA0000, State 0x10000

(replace bash with cc1)

If yes, read:

And ultimately, try a snapshot -

-Richard Campbell.

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