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RE: Exception: STATUS_PRIVILEGED_INSTRUCTION occurs before main is executed.
- From: "Bruce Adams [TEPG Sunbury]" <bruadams at tycoint dot com>
- To: "Brian Ford" <ford at vss dot fsi dot com>
- Cc: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Thu, 6 Mar 2003 09:19:39 -0000
- Subject: RE: Exception: STATUS_PRIVILEGED_INSTRUCTION occurs before main is executed.
>From: Brian Ford [mailto:ford at vss dot fsi dot com]
>Sent: 05 March 2003 21:22
>To: Bruce Adams [TEPG Sunbury]
>Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
>Subject: Re: Exception: STATUS_PRIVILEGED_INSTRUCTION occurs
>before main is executed.
>A comment and a question.
>It is not legal to use gcc for compiling c++ code. You must use g++.
This is not true.
I use gcc -x c++ which should be identical.
Or do you know something that I don't?
>Is this "vanilla" gcc 3.2 from the Cygwin package, or compiled
>from source by you?
It looks like it was at least partially an installation problem. See other
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