emacs-w32 not starting - libgd3 problem

Ken Brown kbrown@cornell.edu
Mon Aug 22 13:23:00 GMT 2016

On 8/22/2016 3:17 AM, Peter Hull wrote:
> On 21/08/16 23:03, Ken Brown wrote:
>> OK, let's wait to hear from Volker (or maybe Yaakov has some insight?).
>> BTW, I've looked at the sources for gd-2.2.3-1, and the string
>> "WebPDecode" appears only once, in a call to WebPDecodeARGB.  So I
>> don't understand why there wasn't an ABI bump between versions 2.1.1
>> and 2.2.3.
> Thanks very much everyone for looking into this issue. In the interim,
> is there a way for me to get emacs running again by using cygwin setup
> to install an earlier version of ImageMagick (or gd?)

Install the previous version (2.1.1-2) of libgd3.


Problem reports:       http://cygwin.com/problems.html
FAQ:                   http://cygwin.com/faq/
Documentation:         http://cygwin.com/docs.html
Unsubscribe info:      http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple

More information about the Cygwin mailing list