[PATCH] Cygwin: Provide more COM devices

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Tue Oct 22 17:41:00 GMT 2019

On Oct 22 19:36, Achim Gratz wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen writes:
> >> So how about we only do this on 64bit as an added bonus for folks who
> >> "get it"?
> >
> > I'm not hot on doing that, and I'm not sure shilka likes ifdef's
> > inside the %% block.
> OK, then let's forget about that.
> >> One particular machine I've recently worked on presented me
> >> with COM144 to connect to, but I consider this to be an anomaly.  But
> >> COM port numbers in the 70…80 range are pretty common on some of the
> >> more heavily used development machines.
> >
> > I just checked and changing ttyS%(0-63) to ttyS%(0-127) raises
> > the size of .text and .rdata by 6.5K and the size of the final DLL
> > by 7.6K.  That should be ok.  Just provide the patch so there's your
> > name on it.
> You mean just the patch to change device.in?  Can do.



Corinna Vinschen
Cygwin Maintainer
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