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RE: Setup.exe - snapshot runs but compiled from cvs get application error.
- To: <bkeener at thesoftwaresource dot com>,<cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com>
- Subject: RE: Setup.exe - snapshot runs but compiled from cvs get application error.
- From: "Robert Collins" <robert dot collins at itdomain dot com dot au>
- Date: Tue, 6 Nov 2001 14:40:10 +1100
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Brian Keener [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, November 06, 2001 1:01 PM
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: Setup.exe - snapshot runs but compiled from cvs get
> application error.
> I'm confused - how come the setup from the snapshot works for
> all install
> versus download - but if I build from cvs for the current
> changes (HEAD) or
> build from the branch that I thought was the snapshot
> (categories) I get this
> error - but only when I select that I want to download from
> internet. Yet if I
> go back and build from the pre_categories branch - I can run
> setup and select
> download from internet and it runs without crashes (except
> for the crash much
> much later that I introduced with a bad change).
I think you've pinpointed the failure. As to why the snapshot works, I
suspect that my cross compile environment may be zeroing mnt...
Anyway, the question is, what should download only do? Should it present
the root IDD to select the root for cygwin? I've modified it to do that
and I'll be checking in shortly.