Problems (and a workaround) with zlib and Windows Dev Channel

test test stinkf42@yahoo.com
Sat Oct 31 20:19:31 GMT 2020


Hello!
I noticed that some programs that depend on zlib stopped working and started creating stackdumps with Windows Dev Channel build 20246.1. I could not get gdb working with zlib but I figured a workaround: I recompiled zlib with cygport using the latest gcc (10.2.0) and copied the dll over the old one. That did fix the problem.
Regards,Teemu


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