Corruption message after updating binutils (both Cygwin/MingW)

Corinna Vinschen
Tue Mar 18 17:12:00 GMT 2014

On Mar 18 12:49, Angelo Graziosi wrote:
> Just for completeness... the following occurs on Cygwin64 (I don't
> have Cygwin32)
> After the upgrading to binutils-2.24.51-1 and
> mingw64-*-binutils-, rebuilding some my
> applications [*], I see this message (and similar for
> i686-pc-mingw32, x86_64-w64-mingw32, x86_64-pc-cygwin):
> /usr/lib/gcc/i686-w64-mingw32/4.8.2/../../../../i686-w64-mingw32/bin/ld:
> i686-w64-mingw32-bounce.exe: .rsrc merge failure: corrupt .rsrc
> section
> In any case, the executable is created and seems to work.

As usual, it would be helpful if you create a simple testcase with the
minimum of code and resources required to reproduce the issue.  The
developer of this code is not subscribed to this list, btw., but he's
on the binutils AT sourceware DOT org list.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat
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