debugging malloc support fro cygwin
Fri Apr 20 02:47:00 GMT 2001
Friday, 20 April, 2001 J. Johnston firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>> 2001-04-18 Egor Duda <email@example.com>
>> * acinclude.m4: Don't provide malloc if building for cygwin and
>> internal debugging malloc is requested.
>> * aclocal.m4: Regenerate.
>> * configure: Regenerate.
JJ> I think I would like to see more details about what you are
JJ> doing. It appears you have made up your own enablement flag which
JJ> is only being used for Cygwin.
yes. when configured with this flag, cygwin provides its own
debugging version of malloc() and friends, so it doesn't need newlib's
JJ> What you want to do can be accomplished simply by using
JJ> TARGET_CFLAGS on your make to specify -DMALLOC_PROVIDED.
hmm, i'm not sure i understand what you mean here. where i should set
TARGET_CFLAGS to include -DMALLOC_PROVIDED ?
env TARGET_CFLAGS=-DMALLOC_PROVIDED make
or some patch to top-level configure, or something else?
JJ> Does this change tie in with a Cygwin patch?
yes. it was posted in
Egor. mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org ICQ 5165414 FidoNet 2:5020/496.19
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