Why does df fail to stat CIFS shares?

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Wed Aug 27 09:57:00 GMT 2014

On Aug 27 09:23, Achim Gratz wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin <at> cygwin.com> writes:
> > > I've just set up for a build and ran into this (with the snapshot sources
> > > from 2014-08-19 since these were the ones I had at hand):
> Sorted.  I just did a native build from the 2014-08-25 snapshot (which is
> also the installed version).

It's easier to do this from CVS.  It also allows to create diffs
most easily.  Did you build outside the source dir, as required?

> Now what, is it enough to put the cygwin1.dll
> and df into the same directory, set up the path to include it and run df? 
> Just tried that and getting a Cygwin Base Heap mismatch... 

Just copy your original cygwin1.dll somewhere else and replace
cygwin1.dll in /bin with your new_cygwin1.dll.  This is assuming
you're using a test machine exclusively.  Make sure the DLL is


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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Red Hat
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