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Re: Compiling with Cygwin-1.5.4-1 gives symbol errors
- From: James MacLean <macleajb at ednet dot ns dot ca>
- To: Cygwin List <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 16 Sep 2003 18:29:47 -0300 (ADT)
- Subject: Re: Compiling with Cygwin-1.5.4-1 gives symbol errors
- References: <email@example.com>
On Tue, 16 Sep 2003, Larry Hall wrote:
> >gcc -mwindows -o hello hello.c
> >warning: cannot find entry symbol _WinMainCRTStartup; defaulting to 00401000
> >Simple solution :)?,
> Sure. Eliminate "-mwindows". But I very much doubt this _warning_ is having
> any affect on the ability of your program to run. Feel free to prove me
> wrong with a concrete example.
Thanks for the quick response. I know my app was not working, so I am
going back through what appears to be different when I compile with the
latest CygWin. These errors are the first thing to explain away :). Why
may I ask are they now there but were not there before?
If I need (want) no console window, hence the -mwindows, is there now a
more correct compile time option?
> Larry Hall http://www.rfk.com
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