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Re: [Gnu-arch-users] Arch On Cygwin(Win32)

From: Naushit Sakarvadia
Subject: Re: [Gnu-arch-users] Arch On Cygwin(Win32)
Date: Mon, 17 Nov 2003 11:42:30 -0600

> Having said that, if an arch redesign does not occur, then wouldn't it 
> be far safer to implement the hackerlab vu_ calls to use the "W" Win32 
> directory calls directly, rather than change Cygwin?  I just hacked 
> successfully safe_mkdir to call CreateDirectoryW as a proof of concept, 
> and this would seem *much* easier than the Cygwin patch...  Any 
> drawbacks to this approach?

Exactly , what I was also thinking......

I dont see any drawback....I guess its more appropriate , that way we dont 
have to worry about cygwin .dll version.

I vote for direct chages to Arch then going thru cygwin  patches.


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