cygwin build drops out

Jon Turney
Wed Jun 30 17:48:47 GMT 2021

On 30/06/2021 17:59, Thomas Wolff wrote:
> Am 30.06.2021 um 18:07 schrieb Ken Brown:
>> On 6/30/2021 10:39 AM, Thomas Wolff wrote:
>>> Hi, recently I cannot build cygwin anymore.
>>> With a fresh git checkout, configure and make builds the newlib tree, 
>>> no errors, but no winsup tree is built.
>>> Any similar problem or known current issue?
>> This might be because of the recent switch to automake.  You have to 
>> run winsup/
>> Ken
> It says
> parallel-tests: installing '../test-driver'
> and terminates after a few seconds.
> A new attempt to `make` changes nothing, still no winsup made.

You probably need to run the top-level configure *after* running

The "how do I build cygwin" FAQ has been updated for these changes, but 
that update hasn't been published yet, as there hasn't been a release 
with these changes yet.

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