Own Compiled Program Immediately Crashes on Startup

Dave Korn dave.korn@artimi.com
Wed Jul 18 10:28:00 GMT 2007

On 18 July 2007 11:01, Hans Streibel wrote:

> The package has an explanation on how to compile
> jove under cygwin. I followed that explanation and
> compiling, linking and installing went fine.
> However the resulting program immediately exits when
> I try to start it.
> I even inserted a printf() statement at the very beginning
> of the main() function but its text is not displayed.
> Therefore there seems to be something going wrong at the very
> beginning of the program.

  It may be missing a DLL it needs.  Run "cygcheck </path/to/your/binary>" and
see if the output lists anything missing.

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