how to run bash under latest snapshot

Chris Faylor
Mon May 31 21:10:00 GMT 1999

On Thu, Feb 12, 1970 at 05:15:47PM +0100, Dr. Volker Zell wrote:
>Is it generally possible to run bash from b20.1 with the cygwin1.dll 
>from the latest snaphot.

What is the "latest" snapshot?  There has been a problem for some time
but the "latest" snapshot (as of today) should have fixed it.

>I get a core dump directly after invoking bash. Are there any new
>environment variables to set.
>Will B20.1 compiled executables still run under the next version of 
>cygwin ?


We'll change the name to cygwin2.dll when/if binary incompatibility
is introduced.  That won't happen in the next release but it probably
will in the release after that.


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