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Re: problem with cygwin1.dll

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On Tue, Oct 26, 1999 at 10:24:35AM -0400, Suhaib M. Siddiqi wrote:
>Ask at cgwin uer list how to get snapsot
>----- Original Message -----
>From: Gilles Baillieu <>
>To: Suhaib M. Siddiqi <>
>Sent: Tuesday, October 26, 1999 5:21 AM
>Subject: Re: problem with cygwin1.dll
>>Hello Suhaib,
>>Thanks for your answer.  Yes I found the message concerning that.  It
>>is explained that the X11 lib will only work with a snapshot version
>> """
>>The archive x11r6.4-xfree-cygwin-ss-dev.tar.gz contains: 1) SGI GLX,
>>and Mesa from XFree86 4.0 public snapshots.  (DLLs, no dri/drm support
>>for Windows) 2) XPM from XFree86 public snapshots.  3) libXaw6 from
>>XFree86 public snapshots.  4) XFree86 DGA, XFree86 Screen Saver,
>>XF86Misc and XFree86 Video Libraries, built as DLLs.  5) All the
>>libraries and clients founds in X11R6.4, built as DLLs.
>>YOU WILL NEED CYGWIN1.DLL from a Cygwin SNAPSHOT.  Cygwin1.dll from
>>B20.1 will NOT work.  """
>>Here comes why ?last?  question.  What is this famous "snapshot"
>>version of cygwin, and how do we get it?
>> Best regards
>> Gilles
>> "Suhaib M. Siddiqi" a écrit :
>>>You are using wrong versions of X11R6.4.  If you are using B20.1 then
>>>you get the X11R6.4 for B20.1 if you are using Snapshot or Cygwin 1.0
>>>CD then you get X11R6.x for *ss-dev.  Check previous threads.  I
>>>explained this in response to Brian e-mails.
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: Gilles Baillieu <baillieu@synopsys.COM>
>>> To: <>
>>> Sent: Monday, October 25, 1999 12:43 PM
>>> Subject: problem with cygwin1.dll
>>>>I have install cygwin 20.1 on an NT-4 worstation.  The shell "bash"
>>>>works fine, but I have problem with X program.  I have also install
>>>>X11R6.4 under /usr, but when I try any X application I get a windows
>>>>error window with the following message:
>>>>"The procedure entry point_ctype_ could not be located in the dynamic
>>>>link library cygwin1.dll"
>>>>Any idea ?

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