[zeromq-dev] Cygwin support patch

Martin Lucina mato at kotelna.sk
Fri Feb 26 20:05:41 CET 2010


bernd at prager.ws said:
> > Is e2fsprogs installed by default when someone downloads Cygwin?
> >    
> No, it not installed by default. It's a separate package.
> > If we must modify LDFLAGS then so be it but we need to preserve the
> > existing value of LDFLAGS which configure has computed up to that point,
> > hence:
> >
> > LDFLAGS="${LDFLAGS} -L/usr/lib/e2fsprogs"
> >    
> Good idea.

Alright, I've gone down this route. We check for libuuid on that path and
if we can't link with it, configure tells the user to install e2fsprogs.

Have tested on Cygwin and it all seems to work, so I've committed the
changes to git and they'll be in the next release.

-mato



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