Mail Archives: cygwin-developers/1999/01/03/04:28:18

From: corinna DOT vinschen AT cityweb DOT de (Corinna Vinschen)
Subject: Re: Defines for ctype, sys_nerr, sys_errlist in B21 (0.8/1/1)
3 Jan 1999 04:28:18 -0800 :
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To: Christopher Faylor <cgf AT cygnus DOT com>, cygwin32-developers AT cygnus DOT com

Christopher Faylor wrote:
> The intent of the change was to share common data in the DLL, that being
> what DLLs are for.

I'm surprised :)

> It is not always possible to maintain backwards compatibility when we
> make improvements.

That's right.

Only libncurses is annoying. configure fails and I don't
understand, why. I will ask Michael Hirmke, what to do.


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