Cygwin 1.7

Larry Hall (Cygwin)
Fri Dec 12 21:32:00 GMT 2008 wrote:
> I installed Cygwin 1.7.
> I've had a problem with Windows Vista and Cygwin 1.5 and was hoping the
> new Cygwin would correct the problem.
> I get the following error when I try to run some software that was
> developed in house and that uses gcc.
> fatal error - MapViewOfFileEx Win32 error 487.
> FYI - I can email more info.

That would be good.  Here are the guidelines:

> Problem reports:

But since error 487 is the symptom of a couple of common issues, let me
offer the solutions:

  1. You have DLL base address loading collisions.  Install the 'rebase'
     package, read the readme in '/usr/share/doc/Cygwin', and follow the
     instructions for running 'rebaseall'.

  2. <>

Larry Hall                    
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A: Yes.
 > Q: Are you sure?
 >> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
 >>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?

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