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RE: need two different cygwin1.dll files (1.1.1 and 1.3.1 versions) c oncurrently -- how to do this?
- To: "'cygwin at cygwin dot com'" <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Subject: RE: need two different cygwin1.dll files (1.1.1 and 1.3.1 versions) c oncurrently -- how to do this?
- From: "Wolcott, Kenneth" <KWolcott at DigitalArchway dot com>
- Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2001 19:57:35 -0700
Thank you for your response. Now I know that I need to look deeper into
my build is failing now that I have some initial confidence that I use the
newer cygwin1.dll...I'll investigate further, and if I find some evidence
that I can point to showing that the newer cygwin1.dll is indeed the
culprit, I'll report back to the list.
Kenneth A. Wolcott
SMTS - SCM Engineer
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christopher Faylor [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Thursday, April 26, 2001 6:57 PM
> To: 'firstname.lastname@example.org'
> Cc: KWolcott@DigitalArchway.com
> Subject: Re: need two different cygwin1.dll files (1.1.1 and 1.3.1
> versions) c oncurrently -- how to do this?
> On Thu, Apr 26, 2001 at 05:28:51PM -0700, Wolcott, Kenneth wrote:
> >I am responsible for building a software product using the xscale-elf
> >gcc compiler library witch uses cygwin. I believe that the
> version of
> >the cygwin1.dll is 1.1.1. I am using the newest cygwin1.dll from the
> >sources.redhat.com/cygwin for my main cygwin environment, which is
> >version 1.3.1. If I have both cygwin1.dll files on the system, the
> >make from the xscale-elf gcc compiler kit complains about conflicting
> >cygwin1.dll files. If I delete the cygwin1.dll from the xscale-elf
> >compiler kit, then the binaries that come with xscale-elf
> have to work
> >correctly under the 1.3.1 version of the cygwin1.dll file.
> If I delete
> >the 1.3.1 version of the cygwin1.dll file and move the
> cygwin1.dll file
> >from the xscale-elf installation site to the location of the 1.3.1
> >cygwin1.dll, then the current cygwin environment won't work
> because the
> >dll is old.
> >What is the solution to this problem?
> >1> Upgrade to a version of xscale-elf that is compatible
> with the 1.3.1
> >version of cygwin1.dll? (Unlikely to happen)...
> >2> Find a cygwin environment that is compatible with the
> 1.1.1 version
> >of cygwin1.dll? (Where is such an old version of cygwin? On the
> >discontinued cd-rom?)
> The Cygwin 1.3.1 DLL works correctly with all applications built for
> Cygwin since Cygwin B20.1. That's why the DLL is still named
> rather than cygwin2.dll or cygwin27.dll.
> If the new DLL isn't working with your application, we need
> to know why.
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