Cygwin on Windows x64

Corinna Vinschen
Sat Oct 22 09:09:00 GMT 2005

On Oct 21 20:05, Sebastian Tillmann wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm trying to compile ClanLib with Cygwin on my Windows XP Professional 
> x64 Edition. [...]
> $ ./configure --enable-static --disable-shared
> checking build system type... ./config.guess: unable to guess system type

What happens is that Cygwin reports the *real* CPU type, which is a 64
bit type, instead of the emulated 32 bit type it's running on (i686
inside of WOW64).

This is fixed in recent developer snapshots of Cygwin.  Try the latest


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Project Co-Leader          cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat, Inc.

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