How to increase stack size

Sergey Okhapkin
Sun Sep 6 00:42:00 GMT 1998

Mumit Khan wrote:
> > How do I increase the stack size for a program built
> > with cygwin b19, on NT?  
> > 
> `ld --stack=<STACK_SIZE>' or `gcc -Wl,--stack=<STACK_SIZE>' should do the
> job, where STACK_SIZE is some number eg., 0x2300000.
> `ld --help' is a good place to look.

BTW, default stack size for cygwin or mingw compiled applications is 32M.

Sergey Okhapkin,
Moscow, Russia

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