Tcl doesn't build out of src repository on cygwin

Corinna Vinschen
Wed Dec 15 09:09:00 GMT 2004

On Dec 14 18:58, Bernhard Walle wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >On Oct 13 13:15, Dave Korn wrote:
> >
> >>
> >> Should it?  I see loads of error messages caused by a bad table of static
> >>initialisers in src/tcl/win/tclWin32Dll.c.
> >
> >
> >It happens because DLLIMPORT is used a lot in w32api which is only
> >conditionalized with __INSIDE_CYGWIN__.  That's solved in w32api in
> >CVS or in recent snapshots.  Or (but that's ugly and not actually
> >recommended, use at your own risk) use #define __INSIDE_CYGWIN__
> >at the beginning of the affected files (tclWin32Dll.c and tkWinX.c
> do you know when the fixed version of w32api will be in the Cygwin 
> "release" (that suff you get with setup.exe)?

No, the win32 API is packed separately by the MingW team.  Earnie,
do you have a deadline for a new w32api version?


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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