[bulk] - Re: Cygwin build scripts in perl

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Fri Feb 26 17:52:00 GMT 2010

On Fri, Feb 26, 2010 at 10:04:22AM +0100, DEWI - N. Zacharias wrote:
>Hello all,
>> Von: Christopher Faylor [mailto:cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com]
>> Gesendet: Donnerstag, 25. Februar 2010 16:43
>> An: cygwin@cygwin.com
>> Betreff: [bulk] - Re: Cygwin build scripts in perl
>> On Tue, Feb 23, 2010 at 03:30:05PM -0800, Ilguiz Latypov wrote:
>> >(a) I found that winsup/cygwin/mkimport specified non-existent file
>> >names as arguments to objcopy invocations.  I am not sure why this did
>> >not cause build breaks earlier.
>> >
>> >(b) It appears perl 5.6 and, possibly, perl 5.10 do not implement the
>> >"list form of pipe" in calls to "open()",
>> >
>> >open $my_fd, '-|', $cmd, $arg1, $arg2

I'm not sure who this is directed to.  I've already said I'm not going
to change anything and the OP obviously already had a solution.

Lets not use this discussion to show off our perl fu please.

Unless someone can demonstrate a bug in the code, this issue is closed.


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