64 bit Cygwin target and _WIN64

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Thu Jul 19 14:53:00 GMT 2012


On Thu, Jul 19, 2012 at 10:33:05AM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>On Jul 18 16:52, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> On Wed, Jul 18, 2012 at 03:11:05PM -0500, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
>> >BTW, __CYGWIN32__ will still be defined on x64, right?
>> 
>> Maybe it's time to retire that one.
>
>I would prefer it as well, but I am a bit concerned that there are still
>projects using it.  I just googled for __CYGWIN32__ and the third hit
>was this one:
>
>http://boinc.berkeley.edu/svn/trunk/boinc/lib/boinc_win.h
>
>I don't know if that's representative, but still...

I know that there is stuff that probably uses it but keeping it around
for a 64-bit Windows compiler doesn't make any sense.



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