cygcheck .exe magic

Christopher Faylor
Tue Jul 19 21:13:00 GMT 2005

On Tue, Jul 19, 2005 at 05:01:34PM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>On Tue, Jul 19, 2005 at 08:35:27PM +0000, Eric Blake wrote:
>>Christopher Faylor <cgf-no-personal-reply-please <at>> writes:
>>>Are you sure this is right?  cygcheck.exe isn't a cygwin program so I'd
>>>wonder about the use of the inodes returned from windows stat() call.
>>You have a point; revised patch attached.  The original worked for me
>>in testing, but only because I was short-circuiting when the first stat
>>failed, and appending the .exe happened to be the right thing to do.
>>Since this is not a cygwin app, there is no .exe magic in stat() to
>>counteract, and all we really need to do is see if appending the suffix
>>makes stat succeed.
>We don't really need stat() to do this checking since we're inspecting
>anything in the stat structure.  So, I've rewritten this patch to just
>use access() as other parts of cygcheck do.  It's been checked in.

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