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Re: NTVDM error
- From: Andreas dot Hadler at t-online dot de (Andreas Hadler)
- To: "Robb, Sam" <sam dot robb at timesys dot com>
- Cc: "'cygwin at cygwin dot com'" <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Wed, 04 Sep 2002 23:22:20 +0200
- Subject: Re: NTVDM error
- References: <3D848382FB72E249812901444C6BDB1D69BB9B@exchange.timesys.com>
thats a good one I've not seen yet. I had consulted the crossgcc faqs of
Bill Gatliff and Scott Howard, but did not find this problem mentioned.
Is a crossgcc mailing list still alive (besides of the target specific
REAL PROGRAMMERS DONT COPY
But software engineers reuse.
"Robb, Sam" wrote:
> When do you see these errors? If it's occuring as
> part of the cross-compiler build process, you might be
> seeing configure trying to build & execute powerpc-eabi
> code on your NT machine:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andreas Hadler [mailto:Andreas.Hadler@t-online.de]
> Sent: Wednesday, September 04, 2002 4:59 PM
> To: 'firstname.lastname@example.org'
> Subject: NTVDM error
> I've seen the problem of NTVDM-error messages on W2k, generated while
> e.g. building cross-compilers (powerpc-eabi in my case), sometimes asked
> and answered in the archives, but I've never seen any confirmation, that
> e.g. replacing symlinks with direct copies is the ultimate remedy.
> Can anyone, who was concerned by this problem, comment on the remedies?
> I'd love to see another way than replacing the about 2500 symlinks of my
> cygwin installation with the real files - not because of the work, which
> is scriptable, more worried about the disk space, but mostly because I
> can not judge, what will break on updates or system changes.
> Kind regards
> Andreas Hadler
> "Computers are useless. They can only give you answers."
> Pablo Picasso
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