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Re: gcc under windows xp
- From: "Larry Hall (RFK Partners, Inc)" <lhall at rfk dot com>
- To: aon dot 912166165 dot 1 at aon dot at, cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2002 18:50:17 -0500
- Subject: Re: gcc under windows xp
At 06:49 PM 1/10/2002, email@example.com wrote:
>i previously used cygwin under a windows 2000 environment, and it worked
>really fine. (i more or less only use the gcc compiler and tools)
>but i got myself a new machine, and - bad luck - it only really runs fine
>under windows xp. So there i am on my win xp system, and, yes the cygwin shell
>works, but: gcc always complains about not being able to reserve space for a
>heap or stack.
>I'm not really sure, if this tells you what problem i have, i'm not a pro, i
>just wanted to ask, if there is a known possibilty to use cygwin and gcc
>under windows xp.
>If there is, please tell me, and if it would help you to have the complete
>error message, just tell me. (but i think you know more about the technical
>problems than i probably ever will....)
I think this quote from the Cygwin home page should set your expectations:
The Cygwin DLL works with all non-beta versions of Windows since
Windows 95, with the exception of Windows CE.
Larry Hall firstname.lastname@example.org
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