This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the Cygwin project.
Re: Extreme newbie here...
From: "Carl Thompson" <email@example.com>
> Ross Smith wrote:
> > From: "Carl Thompson" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > >
> > > (Cygwin did have the ability to generate Windows programs, but it is
> > > unfortunately broken in recent releases.)
> > Could you amplify please? I don't recall seeing anything about this
> > on the list. (I just tried a very simple Windows program and it worked
> > OK, but of course it probably didn't exercise whatever it is that's
> > broken.)
> Exceptions don't work, doesn't pull in the right includes for non Cygwin,
> "g++ -mno-cygwin" links with Cygwin DLL anyway. I think all of these are
> being worked on, though.
Oh. I knew about those, but didn't realise that was what you meant.
I took the reference to "Windows programs" to mean "programs with a
GUI"; did you mean -mno-cygwin?
Ross Smith <email@example.com> The Internet Group, Auckland, New Zealand
"So that's 2 T-1s and a newsfeed ... would you like clues with that?"
-- Peter Da Silva
Want to unsubscribe from this list?
Send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org