Running cygwin built programs in Windows XP

Igor Pechtchanski
Sat Dec 21 18:56:00 GMT 2002

On Sat, 21 Dec 2002, John Seeliger wrote:

> How do I run a program that I built with gcc under Cygwin in Windows?  When
> I try to run them, it says it can't find cygwin1.dll.

Make sure c:\cygwin\bin is in your PATH.  Another alternative is to use
the mingw runtime by giving gcc the -mno-cygwin option, but be aware that
there is less posix support there (IIRC).
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