Mail Archives: djgpp/1997/08/04/11:00:42

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Date: Mon, 04 Aug 1997 10:00:55 -0500
To: tudor AT CAM DOT ORG, djgpp AT delorie DOT com
From: Michael Matczynski <michaelm AT dataplusnet DOT com>
Subject: Re: Allegro Make Error-Allegro Does not Work in Windows NT
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I've tried making it several times, but I got the same error message every
time.  I tried about 3 'clean' makes, but it stopped at the same place
every time.

At 10:41 AM 8/2/97 -0400, you wrote:
>Michael Matczynski wrote:
>> I found out the problem.  DJGPP won't make Allegro if you are running
>> Windows NT as an OS.  I tried making it in DOS, and everything worked
>> perfectly, without error.  I don't know if the problem is with Allegro or
>> WindowsNT.
>what happens if you type make again after the error? Allegro is  a big
>project and sometimes you get DPMI errors from windoze (poor DPMI) and
>one of the processes (like gcc, cpp, as etc) crashes, so make will
>return with an error. Type make again and it will continue compilation.
>(I never had a flawless compilation in windoze.Sometimes it simply
>refused to process a file, giving stupid parse errors, while that file
>worked flawlessly in DOS)
>--> <--
>prick your finger it is done
>the moon has now eclipsed the sun
>the angel has spread it's wings
>the time has come for bitter things

Michael Matczynski
michaelm AT dataplusnet DOT com

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