Re[2]: [Gc] Extend win32 static root handling to Cygwin targets.

Ivan Maidanski ivmai at
Fri Mar 19 21:40:43 PST 2010

Sat, 20 Mar 2010 00:45:29 +0000 письмо от Dave Korn <dave.korn.cygwin at>:

> On 19/03/2010 23:31, Boehm, Hans wrote:
> > Dave -
> > 
> > Many thanks for the patch.  I suspect that this has been causing a variety
> > of problems for a while.

I've checked in the test files.

>   The impact has been mitigated (until recently, at least, and for gcc, at
> least) by the fact of gcj always having used static linking on cygwin
> historically.  (I don't know much about other users of your library, but e.g.
> there's no mozilla or mono port in the cygwin distro.)
> > I unfortunately don't know how to get around the
> > libtool issue.   (But I'm hoping that by highlighting it again somebody
> > else will speak up.)
>   I asked on the libtool list.  Will let you know (as soon as/if) I hear
> anything.  *pause*  Wow, that was fast, I heard back before I even finished
> that sentence!  I'll just test it and get on back to you.
>     cheers,
>       DaveK

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