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- From: Christopher Faylor <cgf-no-personal-reply-please at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin-announce at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sat, 2 Jul 2005 22:08:22 -0400
- Subject: Updated: cygwin-1.5.18-1
- Reply-to: The Cygwin Mailing List <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
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I've made a new version of the Cygwin DLL and associated utilities
available for download. As usual, a list of what has changed is below.
To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the http://cygwin.com/ web page. This downloads setup.exe to your
system. Then, run setup and answer all of the questions.
If you have questions or comments, please send them to the Cygwin
mailing list at: firstname.lastname@example.org .
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Changes since 1.5.17-1:
corinna: Fix bogus return values in sendto/sendmsg.
cgf,corinna: Fix problem running 16-bit apps.
corinna: Export AF_INET-only version of inet_pton.
corinna: Use dummy values for some filesystem sizes on Windows 9x.
cgf: Fix problem with using a share as a home directory.
cgf: Reduce size of memory footprint of loaded, unstripped Cygwin DLL.
cgf: Allocate initial cygwin heap in static memory to attempt to work around
some cygheap problems.
corinna: Export imaxabs, imaxdiv, llabs, lldiv, strtoimax, strtoumax.
cgf: Fix deadlock with fdopen and other f* functions which call setmode.
cgf: Make mutex locks interruptible.
cgf: Change default value for PTHREAD_MUTEX_DEFAULT to PTHREAD_NORMAL.
cgf: Fix fifo problem when fifo handle is duplicated.
corinna: Fix problem where an access violation caused cygwin to think
that a symlink didn't exist.
corinna: Change machine hardware name from amd64 to x86_64.
cgf: Update to latest version of Doug Lea's malloc.
cgf: Fix bug which stopped dlopen() from using standard Windows
mechanism for finding a DLL.
cgf: Allow chown on device nodes for unrecognized devices.
cgf: In dlerr, use UNIX version of errors rather than Windows errors.
cgf: Speed up pthread_getspecific() and pthread_setspecific() slightly.
corinna: Implement GLOB_LIMIT for glob().
cgf: Fix problem where CTRL-C killed background processes.
dave.korn: Fix problems with l*rint* implementations.